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Posted on: March 28, 2020

One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 7

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One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 7. Click below for the press release.

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury

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One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 6. Click below for the press release.

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Make payments online through UNIPAY.

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Due to the COVID-19 State of Emergency, Town Hall is closed to the public and Town offices are working with reduced staffing levels.  To assist all of our community’s clients we are encouraging individuals to make payments online throug...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Town Center Zoning District Public Hearing – April 2, 2020 at 7:00 PM

**Important Notice**

Pursuant to Governor Baker’s March 12, 2020 Order Suspending Certain Provisions of the Open Meeting Law, G.L. c. 20A, S18, and the Governor’s March 15, 2020 Order imposing strict limitations on the number of people ...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury

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Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 5. Click below for the press release. 

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

COVID-19 Report from the Town Manager - 3/24/2020


The following is a transcript of the report given to the Board of Selectmen at its meeting on March 24, 2020.

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Board of Selectmen vote to enact a Declaration of Local State of Emergency in response to COVID-19

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On March 24, 2020, the Board of Selectmen voted to enact a Declaration of Local State of Emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.As Town Manager Kevin Mizikar stated,"First and foremost, the Declaration of Emergency will acknowledge just how s...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Shrewsbury Town Buildings Closed to the Public until April 7, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Shrewsbury Town Buildings Closed to the Public until April 7, 2020

Shrewsbury, MA – March 23, 2020

In response to the Coronavirus, and in consideration of information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), ...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

A Closer Look at COVID-19, Allergies, and the Flu

Please visit the Allergy and Asthma Network Infographic link below to help when trying to determine whether symptoms you or a family member are experiencing are related to: COVID-19, Allergies, or the Flu.  Their graphic is intended to serve as a...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Solid Waste & Recycling Update_COVID-19

Effective March 18, 2020: Waste Management is temporarily closing its residential call center in response to COVID-19.  

This change will not impact regular trash and recycling collection. 

During this time, please contact the Shrewsbury D...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Webpage for the Town of Shrewsbury

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As concerns rise over the Coronavirus (COVID-19), town officials are proactively monitoring the situation to provide Shrewsbury residents, town employees, businesses and the general public with updates on some of the measures that have been taken to date ...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Senior Center- Cancellations & Closure due to COVID-19- March 17, 2020

SPECIAL NOTICE REGARDING CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

March 17, 2020

Shrewsbury is continuing to closely monitor the COVID-19 situation and is committed to act in the best interest of our staff and community. To help mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus in o...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Yard Waste Collection - April 20 thru April 24, 2020

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Yard waste must be in the paper lawn & leaf bags.

Bags must not be over-weighted and must be able to close.

Small bundled branches will also be collected if they are no larger than 3" in diameter, cut into four foot lengths, and securely tied into ...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Nightly Road Closure of Rte 140 Bridge over I-290

The Shrewsbury Department of Public Works has been notified that the Rte 140 Bridge over Interstate 290 will be shut down starting at Monday night, March 9, 2020 for bridge work.

These shut downs will occur nightly for a minimum of 2 weeks, from 9:00 PM to...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Spring Program Registration- Parks & Recreation

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Online Registration for Shrewsbury Parks & Recreation Programs is now OPEN! Programs available for children and adults!

Some of the program offerings include:

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Town of Shrewsbury Launches New Fiscal Transparency Center

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Shrewsbury, MA  (February 26, 2020) - The Town of Shrewsbury announced today that it has partnered with ClearGov, a leading provider of transparency, budgeting and forecasting solutions for local governments.

This new transparency center will allo...

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

The Senior Edition- Senior Newsletter

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The Senior Edition- The Shrewsbury Senior Center and Council on Aging have been undergoing some changes in the past few months. We appreciate your patience through the process. Due to some of these changes, starting March 1st, 2020, if you would like to c...

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Posted on: February 13, 2020

Finance Committee Budget Hearings FY21

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The Finance Committee will conduct its series of budget hearings on the initial budget recommendations on Thursday February 27, 2020, Saturday February 29, 2020,  and Saturday March 7, 2020 in the Selectmen’s Meeting Room, located in th...

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

Community Walk for Mental Health - Date TBD

Please click the Community Walk for Mental Health link below to view the flier.

Register and donate today! http://bit.ly/CWMH20 or email syfsmhwalk@gmail.com

Everyone knows someone who struggles. Walk for your "someone."

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Posted on: January 31, 2020

Annual Town Meeting Action Dates - May 18, 2020

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The 2020 Annual Town Meeting will be held on Monday, May 18, 2020 at Oak Middle School, 45 Oak Street. The following includes action dates relative to the Annual Town Meeting:

Tuesday, March 10, 2020: The Board of Selectmen reviews the draft Annual Town Me...

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Posted on: January 28, 2020

FREE Smoke Detector Installation to Eligible Residents

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As part of a community risk reduction and public education initiative, the Shrewsbury Fire Department (SFD) is launching a pilot program that will provide smoke detector installations and home-safety assessments to eligible Shrewsbury residents at NO COST...

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

Tick Awareness

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What are Ticks and where can they be found? Ticks are tiny bugs most likely found in shady, damp, brushy, wooded, or grassy areas (especially in tall grass), including your own backyard.

Did you know? Ticks are most active during the warm...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Yard Waste Collection - May 4 thru May 8, 2020

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Yard waste must be in the paper lawn & leaf bags.

Bags must not be over-weighted and must be able to close.

Small bundled branches will also be collected if they are no larger than 3" in diameter, cut into four foot lengths, and securely tied into ...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Yard Waste Collection - May 18 thru May 22, 2020

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Yard waste must be in the paper lawn & leaf bags.

Bags must not be over-weighted and must be able to close.

Small bundled branches will also be collected if they are no larger than 3" in diameter, cut into four foot lengths, and securely tied into ...

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Every Day is Earth Day in Shrewsbury - RAIN or SHINE - May 30, 2020

Come learn about our earth, community and home and how WE CAN take care of it. After all, there is no Planet B.

Please click the Earth Day Flier link below to view the flier.

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Rubbish & Recycling Delay - May 25 thru May 30, 2020

If your normal collection day is Monday, it will now be picked up on Tuesday, May 26

If your normal collection day is Tuesday, it will now be picked up on Wednesday, May 27

If your normal collection day is Wednesday, it will now be picked up on Thursday, Ma...

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

Shrewsbury PFAS in Drinking Water Supply Notification

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Important information regarding PFAS and the Town of Shrewsbury’s water supply 

Dear Water System Customer: 

In an effort to be proactive in managing and protecting the Town’s public water supply, the Water and Sewer Division recently cond...

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