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Posted on: April 19, 2019

Public Hearing on 2019 Annual Town Warrant

On Thursday, April 18, 2019, at 7:00 PM, the Finance Committee commenced a public hearing on the matters contained within the Warrant for the Annual Town Meeting that will take place starting on May 20, 2019.  The following items were reviewed an...

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

Message from the Shrewsbury D.P.W. Water & Sewer Division

Hydrant Flushing will continue through the week of April 22nd to the 26th, along with Sunday April 28th, barring unforeseen conditions. On Monday, April 22nd from 8 AM to 3 PM, hydrant flushing will be conducted at the intersection of Boylston St. @ I-290...

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

FY 20 - Financial Plan - Fiscal Projection 2 - April 18, 2019

Fiscal Projection Two 

April 18, 2019 

To the Honorable Board of Selectmen, Finance Committee, and the residents and taxpayers of Shrewsbury:  

I am pleased to present this revised financial plan for fiscal year 2020.  Thi...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Rubbish & Recycling Delay - April 15 thru April 20, 2019

If your normal collection day is Monday, it will now be picked up on Tuesday, April 16

If your normal collection day is Tuesday, it will now be picked up on Wednesday, April 17

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

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

Yard Waste Pick-UP Program - Spring 2019 - 1st opportunity is the week of April 22 thru April 26

Yard waste (leaves & grass) must be in the paper lawn & leaf bags.

Small bundled branches will also be collected if they are no larger than 3" in diameter, cut into 4 foot lengths, and securely tied into bundles. 

Please have yard wast...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Message from the Shrewsbury D.P.W. Water & Sewer Division

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     Hydrant flushing is progressing ahead of schedule. On Wednesday, April 17th from 8 AM - 3 PM, hydrant flushing will be conducted on Lake St. from Grafton St. to Edgewood Rd. and then the entire Edgewood Rd. neighborhood. Wo...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Vacancy Notice - Commission on Disabilities

The Town Manager is seeking a qualified individual interested in serving on the Commission on Disabilities for a three year term to expire on June 30, 2022.

The Commission on Disabilities consists of seven (7) persons appointed for staggered terms and is r...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Vacancy Notice - Board of Health

The Town Manager is seeking a qualified person interested in serving on the Board of Health for a three year term to expire on June 30, 2022.

The Board of Health is charged with the overall supervision of public health activities pursuant to the Town Chart...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Vacancy Notice - Planning Board

The Town Manager is seeking a qualified individual interested in serving on the Planning Board as a Member for a five year term to expire on June 30, 2024.

The Planning Board consists of five (5) regular members and one (1) associate member appointed by th...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Shrewsbury Department of Public Works 2019 Construction Projects

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Please click here to view a presentation on the upcoming DPW Construction Projects for 2019. 

Please call 508-841-8502, or email engineering@shrewsburyma.gov for more details.

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

ABSENTEE BALLOTS - ANNUAL TOWN ELECTION

Absentee Ballots for the May 7, 2019 Annual Town Election are now available at the Town Clerk's Office. The deadline to apply for an absentee ballot is 12:00 noon on Monday, May 6.

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Posted on: April 5, 2019

Water Improvement Project - Main Flushing Spring 2019

Water Improvement Project - Main Flushing

As an essential part of our system’s maintenance program during the spring and fall of each year, the Shrewsbury Water Department opens hydrants in an effort to clear our water mains of sediment and mineral build up.

Please click here for an important over...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Notice from the Shrewsbury Water Department - Upcoming Woodland Rd. Water Main Replacement

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     Beginning on Monday, April 8th, water main replacement work will begin on Woodland Rd. between Arnold Rd. to Edgewood Rd. The existing six-inch main is in poor shape and will be replaced with a new eight-inch ductile iron m...

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Posted on: March 26, 2019

Medication Take Back Event - April 27, 2019

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For the safe disposal of any unwanted, prescribed, expired, or over-the-counter medications. All Towns Welcome! 

Sharps will NOT be accepted. Please contact the local Board of Health in your respective town for proper disposal information...

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

2019 Annual Town Meeting Warrant & Election

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The Annual Town Meeting & Election Warrant has been posted. Please click here to view. Relative documents will be posted here when available.

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Posted on: March 26, 2019

Reconstruction of Main Street West of Town Center Resumes in April

Main Street Reconstruction Project, PRC #602740

The Main Street Reconstruction Project seeks to improve roadway and pedestrian safety from the I-290 ramps to Maple Avenue through a more efficient and consistent road width, installation of sidewalks on both...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Notice from the Shrewsbury Water Department - Hydrant Flushing Overview

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Our regular spring time hydrant flushing is scheduled to begin Wednesday, March 27th and will continue into late April to early May. This work is necessary to clean out any built up sediment and material on the interior of pipelines to improve water quali...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Earth Day Recycling Fundraiser - April 28, 2019

Please click the Rotary Club Earth Day Recycling Fundraiser Flier link below for details.

Proceeds benefit service projects of Shrewsbury Rotary. 

For more information, please contact Beth Casavant at bethcasavant@gmail.com or 508-641-8174 (call or...

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Posted on: December 11, 2018

Water Treatment Plant Update

CHLORINE ODOR AND TASTE OF TOWN DRINKING WATER

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Polystyrene Reduction Ban Bylaw - Effective January 1, 2020

In summary, this bylaw is to promote safe, reusable, and sustainable alternatives. It will also enhance both public and environmental health and reduce waste management issues.

Please click the Polystyrene Reduction Ban Bylaw Letter & Flier li...

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