Dartmouth Water Quality Advisory Committee


General Purpose


The Committee shall work in conjunction with the Select Board, Board of Health, Conservation Commission, Board of Public Works, Harbor Management Plan Implementation Committee, or any other committee currently or in the future charged with the protection, preservation or enhancement of surface and groundwater in or bounding the Town of Dartmouth.


Specific Charges


The Committee will explore and pursue solutions to Dartmouth’s water quality, including but not limited to our watersheds, groundwater, health of our ecosystems and Buzzard’s Bay. The Committee will review local and regional studies and investigations in areas that impact the Town’s water quality leading to recommended actions for improvement. The Committee will examine the efficiency and capacity of our waste water system. The Committee will share this information with the appropriate boards, committees and commissions in order to create actionable items for short and long term goals to maintain and/or improve our varied water systems.