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Posted on: May 25, 2022

Important Update from the Water & Sewer Division - Sewer System Work Continuing on May 25th

National Water Main Cleaning

May 25, 2022 Update: Contractor, National Water Main Cleaning Company, will be starting the daytime cleaning and television inspection of sewer pipelines and manholes. During these routine inspections, the sewer pipelines are cleaned with a pressurized wa...

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Information about the sewer system project. Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: May 1, 2022

Important Message from the Water & Sewer Division - Construction Advisory on Holden & Clinton St

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

Beginning the week of May 2nd, the Town's contractor, Haluch Water Contracting, will be starting the Holden Street and Clinton Street water main replacement project. This project includes replacing the water main on Holden Street from Sewall Street to Cli...

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Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: April 28, 2022

Shrewsbury's Unidirectional Flushing Program Featured in Municipal Sewer and Water Magazine

The Water and Sewer Division was featured in the cover story for Municipal Sewer and Water Magazine to discuss the unidirectional flushing program and water improvement projects in Town. In the article, Dan Rowley, Water and Sewer Superintendent, Joe Kenn...

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Read the Full Article Here! Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Important Update from the Water and Sewer Division - Flushing is Complete for the Spring of 2022

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May 11th 6:30 AM Update: Contractor, Hydra Tech, has finished overnight unidirectional flushing and was able to complete Zone 2. This will conclude our unidirectional flushing program for the spring of 2022.  We would like to thank the Hydra Tech...

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Unidirectional Flushing Program Zone Map Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: April 27, 2022

Important Message from the Water and Sewer Division - Seasonal Water Use Restrictions

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Seasonal Water Use Restrictions

Whereas The Board of Selectmen has determined that a shortage of water exists and conservation measures are necessary to ensure an adequate supply of water to all water consumers, and 

Whereas The conditions set fort...

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Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Important Message from the Water & Sewer Division - Traffic/Construction Advisory on Boylston Circle

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

Beginning on April 11, 2022, weather permitting, the Town’s contractor, Ricciardi Brothers Inc., will be starting the Boylston Circle water main replacement project. To complete this work safely, Boylston Circle will be closed Monday-Friday between Gulf S...

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Boylston Circle Detour Map Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: April 10, 2022

Important Message from the Water & Sewer Division - Traffic/Construction Advisory on Howe Ave

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Beginning on April 4, 2022, weather permitting, the Town’s contractor, Ricciardi Brothers Inc., will be rebuilding the Howe Avenue Sewer Pump Station located between houses 134 and 128 Howe Avenue.  To complete this work safely, starting on April...

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Howe Avenue Detour Map Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Important Notice from the Water & Sewer Division - Flow Testing on 5/26

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

On Thursday, May 26th, 2022, at approximately 1:00pm distribution system flow testing will be conducted near 810 Boston TPKE.  This testing is necessary to gather important water flow data for a fire suppression system in the area and is expected...

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Map of flow testing location. Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: June 29, 2021

Important Message from the Water & Sewer Division - Annual Drinking Water Quality Report

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The annual drinking water quality report for calendar year 2020 is now ready and can be viewed at www.shrewsburyma.gov/depreportccr  

This document, also known as the Customer Confidence Report, contains important information about Shrewsbury’s dr...

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2020 Annual Water Quality Report Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: December 7, 2021

Sodium Fluoride for Water Treatment for the Town of Shrewsbury

BOARD OF HEALTH100 MAPLE AVENUESHREWSBURY, MA 01545508-841-8384

Dear Shrewsbury Residents:

Despite the Town's best efforts to avoid the global supply chain issues affecting the availability of sodium fluoride, the Town of Shrewsbury inventory has now been d...

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Sodium Fluoride Correspondence from the BOH Water & Sewer Department