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Allagash Brewing Recognized for Pretreatment Excellence

Allagash Brewing was recently recognized for their outstanding efforts in Industrial Wastewater Pretreatment with the 2019 Pretreatment Excellence Award presented by the Maine Water Environment Association.…

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Portland Water District Trustees Approve $47.5 Million Budget for 2020

Recently the Portland Water District’s Board of Trustees unanimously approved (10-0, Burns abstained), a combined $47.5 million water and wastewater operating budget which represents a 4.3% increase over 2019.  Much of the increase is attribu…

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In the event of widespread water service emergencies, the Portland Water District notifies customers through various methods--media, web site, social media, and CodeRED to name a few.  Register for CodeRED alerts through Cumberland County. 

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It couldn’t be easier to manage your account and pay your bill online!  With a click of the mouse, view your account, water usage, payment history and more.

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More than a century of experience protecting public health and the environment

Since 1908 the people of Greater Portland have trusted the Portland Water District (PWD) to deliver quality services and products.   PWD provides water, wastewater and environmental services to over 50,000 residential and business customers in 11 communities.