Highway Division

The Highway Division maintains more than 152.34 miles of roadway, along with 100 or more miles of sidewalk in the Town of Shrewsbury.  Residents who operate vehicles on town roads, rely on the Highway Division to keep them moving. Roadways must be repaired, cleaned and striped for safe driving.
Dump truck with plow next to building with lettering - Shrewsbury Municipal Garage

Duties


Roadways must be repaired, cleaned and striped for safe driving. In appropriate seasons, snow is cleared from the roadways. In addition, catch basins are maintained as well as storm water drains.  The Highway Division also assists in removing town-owned trees that have fallen in severe weather and picks up illegally disposed of debris along public ways.
  1. Tree Down

    A large tree is down in the vicinity of 102 Old Mill Rd. Old Mill is closed between Harrington Ave. and Audubon Rd. Area will be closed for approx. 4 hours. Please seek alternate routes. Selco will be interrupting power for 2-4 hrs.Thank you for patience!
  2. Shrewsbury Department of Public Works 2019 Construction Projects

  3. Sweeping Update: Thursday, April 18th

    Sweeper 36 will be finishing the streets off of N. Quinsigamond Ave. and Sweeper 34 is working in the Hillando/Toblin Hill/Walnut St. area. Both sweepers are doing Fire HQ, Dean Park and Mountain View Cemetery.
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