At the March 2011 Town voting, the voters of Tamworth considered adopting a Groundwater Protection Ordinance (GPO).  This ordinance was created in a joint effort of the Conservation Commission and the Planning Board.  It was intended to help reduce the risk of contamination of groundwater.  The Ordinance was defeated.  However, most of the same best management practices are required by the state - and are just a good idea!

Below, you can download documents related to the development of the 2011 Groundwater Protection Ordinance: