This is a reminder from the Town of Shrewsbury Highway Division and the Town of Shrewsbury Police Department to property owners and contractors regarding leaves left in the road and obstructing traffic. Placing leaves in the roadway causes a safety hazard for all users of the road. Placing leaves in the street can also block storm drains and can potentially lead to flooding. Placing leaves in the street is a violation of the Town of Shrewsbury General Bylaw Article 9. Please do not place anything in the roadway that will obstruct traffic.