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Apr 5
Conserve Water and Stop Pollution: Portland Water District offers rain barrels at cost!

As part of National Drinking Water Week and Clean Water Week, PWD partners directly with the manufacturer to offer discounted rain barrels at $65 (plus $3.58 tax). This is more than 50% off the retail price!

Mar 30
National Drinking Water Week, May 2-8

Your water: Pure, safe, reliable.

Celebrate your drinking water by taking a free virtual tour of the Sebago Lake Water Treatment Facility and exploring the new “Forever Forests for Sebago Lake” virtual Story Map.

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.

Cross connections that can allow substances to backflow into the public water supply are some of the most significant threats to public health in the water supply industry.

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.