Latest News

Jan 19
PWD Helps Communities Obtain $3.2 Million in Federal Funding for Water and Wastewater Projects

Portland Water District partnered with three communities in Cumberland County to obtain $3.2 million in federal funding for water and wastewater projects.

Dec 22
New program helps residents pay water and sewer bills

The Maine Water Assistance Program is a new federally funded program to help support eligible households maintain access to drinking water and wastewater utility services.

Water main replacement projects are important to maintain water quality and uninterrupted service. Check to see if your neighborhood is affected--view planned projects, statuses, and other related information here.

Every year, from April to October, the Portland Water District deploys crews to clean the interior of water mains. View maps of weekly flushing schedules here.

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.