Department News, Project Updates and Information

  1. City Releases Additional Federal HOME Funds for Rental Housing Rehab Projects

    On March 10, the City released a Supplemental HOME Funds Application. These funds are specifically targeting projects that can use the funds in the near future. Both large and small rental property owners should consider applying for funding... Read on...
  2. Upcoming Opportunities for Public to Comment on the Draft Comprehensive Plan

    There are events in March where the public will have an opportunity to comment on the recently released draft Comprehensive Plan: a community forum on March 16, and the Planning Board public hearing on March 23. Read on...
  3. City Unveils Final Draft of Portland’s New Comprehensive Plan

    The City’s Department of Planning and Urban Development is pleased to release a final draft of Portland’s new Comprehensive Plan. This final draft plan is based on work that began in 2015 and included an extensive public engagement process. Read on...
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  1. City Releases Additional Federal HOME Funds for Rental Housing Rehab Projects

    On March 10, the City released a Supplemental HOME Funds Application. These funds are specifically targeting projects that can use the funds in the near future. Both large and small rental property owners should consider applying for funding... Read on...
  2. City Urges Landlords to Apply for Lead Hazard Program Funds to Increase Child Safety in Apartments

    The City of Portland is urging landlords to apply for lead hazard program funds to increase child safety in apartments. In June 2015, the Maine legislature lowered the state’s childhood lead poisoning standard down to 5 micrograms per deciliter... Read on...
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  1. Upcoming Opportunities for Public to Comment on the Draft Comprehensive Plan

    There are events in March where the public will have an opportunity to comment on the recently released draft Comprehensive Plan: a community forum on March 16, and the Planning Board public hearing on March 23. Read on...
  2. City Unveils Final Draft of Portland’s New Comprehensive Plan

    The City’s Department of Planning and Urban Development is pleased to release a final draft of Portland’s new Comprehensive Plan. This final draft plan is based on work that began in 2015 and included an extensive public engagement process. Read on...
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Effective July, 2014 the Newsletter will be discontinued.  Department News, Project Updates and Information can now be accessed above.  For past issues of Under the Clock Tower Newsletter click the Past Issues link below.
 
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