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January 2, 2014
Guided Cross Country Skiing and Full Moon Snowshoe Treks Free to Public
Join the Portland Water District this winter for outdoor explorations in the Sebago Lake region. Cross Country Skiing February 15 March 15 ... more
December 30, 2013
American Water Resources Marketing Water Line Protection
We are aware that American Water Resources of Maine is marketing a water line protection product in our service area, but they have not contacted us. ... more
December 16, 2013
Images of Sebago Lake Calendar, Now Available
The 2014 Images of Sebago Lake Calendar is now available. The calendar features dramatic images of Sebago Lake from amateur photographers who have ca... more
December 4, 2013
Portland Water District Trustees Approve $38.3 Million Budget
Recently the Portland Water Districtís Board of Trustees unanimously approved a $38.3 million operating budget which represents a 3.4% increase over 2... more
December 3, 2013
Announcing Little Lake Stewards Story Time
The Portland Water District invites preschoolers to join them for inspiring and environmentally-themed stories, games, and crafts. All events are F... more
October 21, 2013
Students get rare glimpse inside a dam and view artifacts as they learn about water stewardship
On Friday, October 25, Falmouth 6th graders will hike along the Presumpscot River to experience firsthand how humans impact our waterways. The expedi... more
September 23, 2013
Better biosolids yield substantial savings at wastewater plants
The Portland Water Districtís four wastewater treatment plants clean roughly 8 billion gallons of wastewater a year which results in nearly 20,000 ton... more
September 16, 2013
Inaugural Trail Day offers options to explore Sebago trails, Sept 21
What: Trail Day When: Saturday, September 21, 2013, start time varies by event 9:00 a.m. Ė 9:45 a.m. Where: Otter Ponds, Sebago Lake Land Reserve, S... more
August 27, 2013
Portland Water District Launches Novel Program To Install Water Bottle Filling Fountains
On August 29, the Portland Water District (PWD) announced the creation of a grant program which offers free water bottle filling fountains to local en... more
July 25, 2013
South Portland Student Awarded $1,500 Scholarship
The Portland Water District Board of Trustees recently awarded the 2013 Joseph A. DiPietro Memorial Scholarship to Alyssa Marchant of South Portland. ... more