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July 31, 2014
PWD Receives Distinguished Budget Award
The Portland Water District (Portland, Maine) recently was awarded the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers As... more
July 29, 2014
Portland Student Awarded $1,500 Scholarship
Yesterday the Portland Water District Board of Trustees awarded the 2014 Joseph A. DiPietro Memorial Scholarship to Corey Bryant of Portland. Bryant ... more
June 30, 2014
Images of Sebago Lake Calendar- 2015
Photos wanted! The tenth Images of Sebago Lake Calendar will be published in the fall of 2014. We’re looking for shots that celebrate the natural b... more
June 16, 2014
488th Military Police Company to Conduct Joint Exercise in Standish at Sebago Lake Water Treatment F
The Maine Army National Guard 488th Military Police Company is conducting a joint military support to civil authorities exercise in the towns of Yarmo... more
June 10, 2014
PWD Seeks Applications For 2015 Water Bottle Filling Fountain Grants
The Portland Water District (PWD) seeks applications for 2015 Water Bottle Filling Fountain Grants. The grant program, in its second year, offers fre... more
June 3, 2014
Maine’s Don't Flush Baby Wipes Campaign Receives National Recognition
The Don’t Flush Baby Wipes Campaign was recently recognized with two prestigious awards, the US EPA Environmental Merit Award and the Governor’s Award... more
May 22, 2014
TroutKids Release involves local students in restoration of Trout Brook
When: Thursday, May 22, 2014 10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Small Elementary School, South Portland, 5th Grade Thursday, May 29, 2014 9:45 a.m. – 12:0... more
May 6, 2014
Water Main Maintenance Began May 5
Water main maintenance began in Windham and Cape Elizabeth this week and will last approximately two months. In an effort to reduce customer inconven... more
April 14, 2014
Unique Book Publishing Project Teaches Local Students Content And Advanced Skills
On April 10th, a group of Windham High School students presented their published book, Water Maine, at the Maine State Librarian Conference. Over t... more
April 4, 2014
National Drinking Water Week, May 4-10
Attend a FREE Event Hosted by the Portland Water District May 4 – May 10 Sebago Lake Water Treatment Facility Tour & Public Open House Monday... more