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Posted on: June 28, 2019

Nine Newest Portland Firefighters Set to Graduate June 29, 2019

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 The Portland Fire Department is hosting a Fire Academy Graduation for the nine newest members of the Portland Fire Department. 

The graduates include: 

Austin Cantara of Biddeford, Adam Capponi of Gorham, Bartley Foley of Portlan...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Evacuation Route Signs Going Up on Major Roadways to Guide Motorists in Event of Severe Emergency

The City of Portland has begun installing Evacuation Route signs on major roadways to help guide residents and visitors out of the city in the event of a severe emergency, such as a strong hurricane. Evacuation routes are often used to direct traffic inla...

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

Portland Files Lawsuit in Cumberland County Superior Court Against Opioid Manufacturers


The City of Portland filed a lawsuit today in Cumberland County Superior Court against the manufacturers and distributors of opioid drugs in response to the substantial impact, including the loss of lives, that the opioid epidemic has had on the Portland ...

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