Safe Water Advisory Group

A City Council Advisory Committee

Founded by Council action on October 5, 2020, the group's stated mission is to:

To review and communicate the latest science on the health and environmental effects of PFAS, to monitor federal and state level legislative changes, and to anticipate policy changes that could impact the city of Portsmouth.

Activities are to include: 

Conducting reviews of periodic City well monitoring results, legislative trends in NH and other states, current science on PFAS exposure. Providing periodic report back to the City Council as needed. It is suggested that the group meet  quarterly or every other month.