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. Voluntary Recall on Fruit Due to Possible Health Risk

    Wawona Packing Company has voluntarily recalled fresh peaches, plums, nectarines, and pluots due to a possible listeria contamination. Read on...
  2. Maine CDC Public Health Update

    The Maine CDC has released a public health update. The update contains information on a variety of topics including mosquito and tick-borne diseases. Read on...
  3. World Health Organization Releases New Polio Vaccination Requirements

    The World Health Organization (WHO) recently released new polio vaccination requirements for international travelers. Read on...
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