Water Resources

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**You can now pay your Stormwater Service Charge online!** 

Upcoming Events

Please click on the links below for more information

​Maine Stormwater Conference October 23-24, 2017

Urban Runoff and Green Neighbor Family Fest April 22, 2017

In Portland, we’re lucky to have water resources at our door step - Stroudwater and Fore Rivers, Back Cove, Capisic Pond, Casco Bay. Clean water is important to our economy and way of life.

The City and our partners work hard to ensure clean water. When it comes to keeping our rivers, streams, and bays clean, everyone plays an important role.

Follow the links on the left to learn about what the City is doing and what you can do to keep water clean.
Map of Portland, Maine by Neighborhood
  1. Woodford Street Sewer Separation Project Update

    On Monday, March 27th, D&C Construction, will begin installing a new storm drain into Woodford St at Clifton St. Beginning Tuesday, March 28th, Woodford St between Forest Ave (at Grace St) and Vannah Ave will be closed to all but local resident traffic. Read on...
  2. Powsland St - Mitton St Sewer and Water Replacement

    A joint meeting hosted by District 3 City Councilor Brian Batson, Portland Public Works and Portland Water District will be held at King Middle School on Monday, March 13, 2017 at 6:00 PM. Please join us for more information on this replacement project. Read on...
  3. Woodford Street Sewer Separation Project Public Notice

    The Department of Public Works would like to update you on the status and activities regarding the above referenced project. This project will separate the existing combined sewer in Woodford Street to a separate sanitary sewer and stormwater drain. Read on...
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