Selectmen Selections

April 2021-Edition 33


This monthly newsletter highlights actions of the Board and its meetings to inform residents and employees 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

Town Offices will begin to re-open on May 5, 2021. Visit for more info.

Please visit our webpage at for health, town department and business info, press releases, confirmed cases in the Town of Shrewsbury and updates from the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency.

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Board of Selectmen - April 13, 2021
Board of Selectmen - April 27, 2021

Annual Town Election

Tuesday, May 4th, 7am-8pm



Vote at your Polling Location on Election Day – Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Hours from 7:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M.

Precinct 1 and 2: Richard D. Carney Municipal Office Building - 100 Maple Avenue

Precinct 3: Calvin Coolidge School - 1 Florence Street

Precinct 4: Scandinavian Athletic Club - 438 Lake Street

Precincts 5 and 10: Sewer/Water Department Garage - 209 South Street

Precinct 6: Shrewsbury Senior Center - 98 Maple Avenue

Precincts 7 and 8: Spring Street School - 123 Spring Street

Precinct 9: Fire Station Number 3 - 20 Cen Tech Boulevard

Don’t know your precinct? Visit

Link to Sample Ballot

Link to Ballot Question 1 Mailing

May 22, 2021 Annual Town Meeting

Saturday, May 22nd, 8:30am

64 Holden Street

Shrewsbury, MA

The 2021 Annual Town Meeting will be held at the Field House at Shrewsbury High School, 64 Holden Street on Saturday May 22, 2021 at 8:30 am. The quorum for this meeting has been reduced to 100 Town Meeting Members pursuant to Chapter 92 of the Acts of 2020. COVID-19 safety protocols will be in place and will be included in the Town Meeting Packets, which will be added to this page once available.

The warrant for the May 22, 2021 Annual Town Meeting can be found HERE.

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.