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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 Ė May 10 Sebago Lake Water Treatment Facility Tour & Public Open House Monday... more
March 28, 2014
New Englandís 2nd largest UV water treatment facility hits EPAís April 1 deadline
to begin treating water
MEDIA ADVISORY What: Exclusive Media Tour of New UV Water Treatment System; A behind the scenes look at how it works. After nearly five years of... more
March 28, 2014
Portland Water Districtís largest conservation grant in its history awards $268,899 to local land tr
This week, the Portland Water District Board of Trustees unanimously approved a contribution of $268,899 to support the conservation of 791 acres of l... more
March 27, 2014
Guy Cote, Westbrook, Elected President
Kenneth Levinsky, Portland, Elected Vice President
At the Portland Water District Board of Trusteesí annual March meeting, Guy Cote was reelected President and Kenneth Levinsky was reelected Vice Presi... more
March 10, 2014
Lakeside campus celebrates first water bottle filling fountain funded by the PWD
Kick off drinking tap water initiative
Last year, the Portland Water District (PWD) announced the creation of a grant program that offers free water bottle filling fountains to local entiti... more
February 25, 2014
PWD receives highest award for financial reporting
(Greater Portland) Ė The Portland Water District was recently awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Gov... more
February 13, 2014
Portland Water District Recognized by CDC with Fluoridation Award
The Maine Department of Health and Human Services recently announced that the Portland Water District has been awarded a Water Fluoridation Quality Aw... more
February 11, 2014
$15,000 Awarded: 2014 marks 10th year of DiPietro Scholarship awards
$1,500 Joseph A. DiPietro Scholarship Application now available at WWW.PWD.ORG
The deadline to apply for the Joseph A. DiPietro Scholarship is May 15. The scholarship serves students in the Portland Water Districtís member com... more
February 11, 2014
Water Main Work on Washington Ave, Portland
On Wednesday, February 12, Portland Water District crews will make repairs to the water main in Washington Avenue near the intersection of West Kidder... more