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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Warwick Street Closed to Local Traffic Only

Warwick Street Closed to Local Traffic Only from Brighton Avenue to Riggs Street Starting on 9/20/2021  

PORTLAND, Maine -- On Monday, September 20, 2021, the City’s contractor, DDI Construction, will temporari...

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Posted on: September 7, 2021

MAJOR TRAFFIC ALERT - I-295 Exit 7 Closures Begin September 13

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The final phase of the I-295 Exit 7 (Franklin St) closures will begin Monday, September 13th. All Exit 7 ramps, northbound and southbound will be closed.  The intersection of Marginal Way and Franklin Street will be closed in al...

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Posted on: August 23, 2021

**MAJOR TRAFFIC ALERT** Baxter Boulevard Traffic Impacts Starting September 7, 2021

**MAJOR TRAFFIC ALERT**

Baxter Boulevard Traffic Impacts Starting September 7, 2021

 

Starting September 72021, Baxter Boulevard will be closed from Payson Park to Dartmouth Street.   Vannah Avenue will also be closed from Clifto...

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Posted on: August 9, 2021

Fore Street to be Converted to One-Way Traffic Flow from Mountfort St to St. Lawrence St as Part of

Fore Street to be Converted to One-Way Traffic Flow from Mountfort St to St. Lawrence St as Part of an Upcoming Storm Drain/Sewer Project.

PORTLAND, Maine -- Beginning the week of August 16, 2021, the City’s contractor, Gorham Sand and Gravel wil...

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Posted on: August 2, 2021

Fore Street - Eastern Promenade Construction Notice

July 30, 2021

Re: Fore Street-Eastern Promenade Sewer Separation Project Start of Construction Notice

Dear Resident:

The City of Portland Department of Public Works would like to update you on the status of the Fore Street-Eastern Promenade Sewer Separation ...

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Posted on: March 5, 2021

TRAFFIC ALERT: I-295 Exit 7 Ramp Closures Begin March 15

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The City’s Back Cove South Storage Facility project is entering its next phase of work, which is to connect the existing utilities (new or replaced) within the intersection of Marginal Way and Franklin Street to the new storage tanks under the Preble Stre...

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

Traffic Alert: Exit 7 Closure schedule

Please click on additional info for a graphic of the Exit 7 closure and schedule.

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

City Reminds Citizens of Street Maintenance Parking Restrictions

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The City of Portland is reminding citizens who live or park on the peninsula that compliance with overnight (and in some areas daytime) street maintenance parking restrictions is crucial. Street sweeping operations and regulations have been in effect sinc...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

Portland Parking Alert: Street Maintenance Signs Back in Effect Oct 1

PARKING ALERT

Reminder from the City’s Parking Division and Department of Public Works that effective October 1, the Street Maintenance signs on streets will be back in effect. These restrictions are in effect from October 1 through May 31, except for area 3 (Old Port)...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Fall Curbside Leaf & Yard Waste Collection Will be Held Oct 25 through November 19.

The City of Portland is pleased to announce that fall curbside leaf and yard waste bag collection will occur October 25- November 19.  

Important:  The leaves must be in the large, paper biodegradable leaf bags that can be purcha...

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