Selectmen Selections

May 2020 - EDITION 22

INTRODUCTION

This monthly newsletter highlights actions of the Board and its meetings to inform employees and residents of Town business. All meetings of the town continue to be conducted remotely as a result of the March 12, 2020 order making modifications to the state’s Open Meeting Law to allow state, quasi and local governments to continue to carry out essential functions during the COVID-19 outbreak by conducting meetings remotely.


Stay tuned for monthly updates!

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

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.


Please visit our webpage at www.shrewsburyma.gov/coronavirus for health, town department and business info and press releases, as well as confirmed cases in the Town of Shrewsbury and daily updates from the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency.


Be sure to also sign up for alerts at https://shrewsburyma.gov/list.aspx

Board of Selectmen - May 12, 2020

Highlights

Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen - May 26, 2020

HIGHLIGHTS

About Us

The Board of Selectmen acts as the Town's Chief Executive Body responsible for the community's general welfare following guidelines set forth in Operational Policies for the Board of Selectmen. Specific powers and responsibilities of the Board of Selectmen are set forth in Chapter 559 of the Acts of 1953 which is better known as the Town Manager Act and the General Laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.