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Posted on: May 4, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Important Notice from the Water & Sewer Division - Flow Testing on May 4, 2021

Water pump with text Shrewsbury Water Department and Established 1905 around pump

On Tuesday, May 4, 2021, at approximately 4:45 p.m., flow testing of the water distribution system will be conducted near 235-237 Boston Turnpike - the Worcester City Motel. This testing is necessary to gather important water flow data for the fire suppression system at this address. Testing is expected to be completed in under one hour.

During the test, residents in the immediate and adjacent areas may experience brief periods of reduced pressure or discolored water.  If you experience discolored water once the test is complete, please run the cold water in downstairs bathtub until it clears.  Please refer to the attached map for more information.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience and cooperation.  Please contact the Water and Sewer Division at 508-841-8502 or with any questions.

Map of flow testing location.
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