SEPARATION AGREEMENT AND GENERAL RELEASE
AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE
This Separation Agreement and General Release (the " Agreement") is entered into by George Wadsworth (the
"Employee") and The Connecticut Water Service, Inc. and Barnstable Water Company ("The Company"). The
Employee and the Company hereby agree as follows:
1. Employee and the Company are entering into this Separation Agreement and General Release in order to
assist Employee in his transition from employment and to ensure that Employee commences no legal claims or
proceedings against the Company, Barnstable Water Company, or any related person or entity. In consideration
for the execution of this Agreement and the release set forth herein, the Employee acknowledges and agrees that
he has voluntarily terminated his employment and the Company agrees to provide Employee with a lump sum
payment in the amount of three hundred eighty four thousand four hundred eleven dollars and fifty-three cents
($384,411.53) less all applicable federal, state and local taxes and withholdings. The Company agrees to make
such payment to Employee within fifteen (15) business days of the expiration of the revocation period set forth
below in Section 9.
As an additional consideration, the Company agrees to pay Employee a supplemental pension benefit as
described in the Supplemental Pension Agreement between George Wadsworth and Connecticut Water Service,
Inc. and Barnstable Water Company that is provided as an addendum to this agreement.
Employee acknowledges and agrees that the payments described above in this Section are provided in
consideration of the terms of this Separation Agreement and that Employee would not otherwise be entitled to
them. Employee also acknowledges and agrees that he has voluntarily elects to terminate his employment and that
his last day of employment with the Company was December 14, 2001.
2. The Company may at some time in the future, but shall not be obligated or required to, enter into a separate