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Posted on: April 21, 2021

Important Notice from the Water & Sewer Division - Pressure Reducing Valve Testing on April 22

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

On Thursday, April 22, 2021, beginning at 8:30 a.m., the Water and Sewer Division and the Town’s consultant, Tata and Howard will be performing flow testing of the pressure reducing valves.  The Town has three pressure zones that are in...

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Map of Pressure Reducing Valve Testing Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Important Update from the Water and Sewer Division - Flushing to Resume Thurs 4/22 at 8:00AM

Hydrant Flushing Photo

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 5:30 p.m update: Hydra Tech will continue unidirectional flushing tomorrow, April 22nd at 8:00 a.m. Today they were able to finish unidirectional flushing on Paton Road, Hillcrest Avenue,&n...

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Unidirectional Flushing Program Zone Map Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: April 20, 2021

Important Update from the Water and Sewer Division - Water Valve Replacement is Complete

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

Hydra Tech has finished replacing water valves at the intersections of Wesleyan Terrace at Knowlton Avenue, Wesleyan Terrace and Wesleyan Street, and Hascall Street and Wesleyan Street.

This critical work is being done to allow the unidirectional flushing ...

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Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Important Update from the Water and Sewer Division - Annual Sewer Investigations are Ongoing

Inflow and Infiltration Work Photo

April 20, 2021 Update: The Town's consultants, Weston & Sampson, and contractor, National Water Main Cleaning Company, are continuing the annual sewer investigation program. 

Daytime cleaning and television of sewer pipelines and insp...

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Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: April 7, 2021

Important Notice from the Water & Sewer Division - Fire Flow Testing on April 8, 2021

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

On Thursday, April 8, 2021, at approximately 9:00 a.m., flow testing of the water distribution system will be conducted near 770 Boston Turnpike.  This testing is necessary to gather important water flow data for the fire suppression system at th...

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Map of flow testing location. Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: March 31, 2021

Important notice from the Water and Sewer Division - Water Main Replacement Work to Begin 4/1/2021

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

Beginning on April 1, 2021, weather permitting, water main replacement work will begin on Saybrook Road by project contractor, Riccardi Brothers Inc. Once that road is complete, they will be replacing the water mains on School Street and Main Cir...

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Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: April 7, 2021

Important Notice from the Water & Sewer Division - Early Morning Flushing on April 8, 2021

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

In addition to the daytime scheduled unidirectional flushing, contractor Hydra Tech will be flushing Julio Drive between 3:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 8, 2021.

Due to the flushing, residents in the identified area as well as those in the vicin...

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Unidirectional Flushing Program Zone Map Water & Sewer Department