Public Health

The Portland Public Health Division improves the health of all people in the community by working together to prevent disease, promote health, and protect residents from environmental threats.

  1. Finance Committee Review Schedule for FY17 Budget - Public Hearing on April 21 at 7PM

    The City Council’s Finance Committee is in the midst of reviewing the City Manager’s Recommended FY17 municipal budget. The next meeting is today, April 14, at 2:00 PM. The public hearing before the Committee will take place on April 21 at 7:00 PM. Read on...
  2. Health Alert: Zika Virus (updated)

    The Maine CDC has released an updated health alert regarding Zika virus. The update contains new recommendations regarding the prevention of transmission of Zika virus. Read on...
  3. Community Forum to Discuss Opiate Impact This Wednesday at Ocean Gateway

    A large crowd is expected at Ocean Gateway on Wednesday, April 6 to take part in a public conversation about opiate use and the impact it’s having on local communities. The event is sponsored by the City of Portland and the Maine Opiate Collaborative. Read on...
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