Updates

Planning Board will adopt Shrewsbury Master Plan

The Shrewsbury Planning Board will adopt the Shrewsbury Master Plan on Thursday, March 3, 2016. The meeting will be held at 7 PM in the Selectmen’s Meeting Room at Town Hall. You can view the Master Plan by following the link below.

Shrewsbury Master Plan (March 3, 2016)


Master Plan to be Presented to the Board of Selectmen and Planning Board

The Master Plan Steering Committee will be presenting the Shrewsbury Master Plan to the Board of Selectmen on Tuesday, February 23, 2016, a regular session meeting.  The meeting is scheduled for 7:00 PM at Town Hall, and the Committee’s presentation is at 7:15 PM.  You can view the Shrewsbury Master Plan following the link below.

Shrewsbury DRAFT Master Plan (February 12, 2016)

The Master Plan Steering Committee will be asking the Planning Board to adopt the Shrewsbury Master Plan at their meeting on Thursday, March 3, 2016, at 7:10 PM.


Draft Master Plan – Notice of Public Hearing Continuance

In accordance with the provisions of M.G.L. Chapter 41, Section 81D, the Shrewsbury Planning Board held a public hearing on Thursday, August 6, 2015 in the Selectmen’s Meeting Room, at the Richard D. Carney Municipal Office Building, 100 Maple Avenue, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts to discuss the adoption of the updated master plan, entitled “Shrewsbury Master Plan”, prepared by the Master Plan Steering Committee, and as may be amended from time to time by the Planning Board. The public hearing will be continued on Thursday, December 3, 2015 at 7:20 PM. The master plan to be discussed has been amended since the last hearing, dated December 3, 2015.

The Shrewsbury Master Plan can be viewed using the link below. Hardcopies may also be viewed during regular business hours in the Office of the Engineering Department and the Office of the Town Clerk at the Municipal Office Building at 100 Maple Avenue, the Shrewsbury Public Library at 214 Lake Street.

Draft Master Plan (December 3, 2015)


Draft Master Plan – Notice of Public Hearing

In accordance with the provisions of M.G.L. Chapter 41, Section 81D, the Shrewsbury Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 7:35 PM in the Selectmen’s Meeting Room, at the Richard D. Carney Municipal Office Building, 100 Maple Avenue, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts to discuss and vote on the adoption of the updated master plan, entitled “Shrewsbury Master Plan”, dated July 2015, prepared by the Master Plan Steering Committee, and as may be amended from time to time by the Planning Board.

The Shrewsbury Master Plan can be viewed using the link below.  Hardcopies may also be viewed during regular business hours in the Office of the Engineering Department and the Office of the Town Clerk at the Municipal Office Building at 100 Maple Avenue, the Shrewsbury Public Library at 214 Lake Street.

Draft Master Plan

Appendix A

Draft Maps


Second Public Workshop on May 7, 2014

On May 7, 2014, the Town of Shrewsbury sponsored a second public workshop on the Master Plan update with another great turnout.  The group talked about specific issues related to neighborhoods, economic development, parks, public services, environmental protection, walking and biking, and historic preservation. 

View the opening presentation here.

Read a summary of the public workshop here.



First Public Workshop on November 18, 2013

On November 18, 2013, a public workshop was held to start the Master Plan update process. It was a great turnout with about 60 residents. A summary of the workshop can be found here.

View the opening presentation here.

View information posters on display during the workshop here:

What is the Master Plan?

Shrewsbury Housing Information

Shrewsbury Economic Development Information

Shrewsbury Transportation Information

Shrewsbury Transportation Network