|Health Department Staff|
Kerry Stockwell, Administrative Assistant
Website: Center for Disease Control (CDC)
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Webpage for the Town of Shrewsbury
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 in regards to COVID-19.
Information about the Coronavirus is evolving, and the situation remains dynamic. The Town of Shrewsbury continues to be in contact with state officials, emergency management teams and board of health representatives to discuss plans daily.
A dedicated web-page has been developed at https://shrewsburyma.gov/coronavirus . Updates will be added as they arise.
Residents are encouraged to sign up for alerts related to COVID-19 by subscribing at https://shrewsburyma.gov/list.aspx
One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 6. Read on...
Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 5. Read on...
Spring has officially arrived and for many comes allergy season! Read on...
Playgrounds closed at all parks and schools out of concerns for Coronavirus until further notice. Read on...
The Worcester Department of Public Health (WDPH) in conjunction with the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) are offering Coronavirus guidance as it relates to Food Establishments. Read on...
Shrewsbury Youth & Family Services, Inc. is sponsoring this event (Date to be determined) at the Oak Middle School, 45 Oak Street, Shrewsbury. Registration is at 10:30 a.m. and the Walk begins at Noon. Read on...
The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) & the MA Department of Public Health (MDPH) is offering Tick Awareness for both the cold & the warm weather. Learn how to protect yourself and your family from tick bites. Prevention begins with you! Read on...
WE CAN and Al-Hamra Academy will be sponsoring this event on the grounds of Al-Hamra Academy, 435 South Street, Shrewsbury on May 30, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Read on...
THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT WILL ACCEPT THE FOLLOWING:
- Button batteries* (please place them in a small container or in a baggie)
*Button-cell batteries are no longer manufactured with Mercury.
The Health Department will continue to collect button-cell batteries until December 31, 2020.
- Mercury thermometers and Mercury thermostats
- Sharps** (diabetic needles, epiPens, lancets - Shrewsbury residents only)
** must be in a tightly sealed puncture-proof container.