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Water District's education programs recognized for excellence.

01.25.2018

The Portland Water District’s environmental education staff was honored last night with the Maine Environmental Education Association’s 2017 Excellence in Environmental Education Program Award.

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Portland Water District Awards Seven Water Bottle Filling Station Grants

12.21.2017

Earlier this week the Portland Water District Board of Trustees voted to award seven Water Bottle Filling Station Grants for the installation year of 2018.  Congratulations to all the recipients.

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Portland Water District Trustees Approve $43.6 Million Budget for 2018

12.11.2017

Recently the Portland Water District’s Board of Trustees unanimously approved, 9-0 (1 abstention), a combined $43.6 million water and wastewater operating budget which represents a 3.8% increase over 2017.

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Image of Sebago Lake Calendar

12.07.2017

The 2018 Images of Sebago Lake calendars are now available!

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De-activating seasonal water service on Peaks has been delayed due to power outage

10.30.2017

To accommodate our valued customers on Peaks Island who are currently without power, the Portland Water District will delay shutting the summer mains off until Thursday, November 2, 2017, or, when the power is restored, whichever occurs first.

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Portland Water District and staff recognized at the Maine Water Environment Association’s Fall Convention last month.

10.19.2017

Wastewater Services Director Scott Firmin received the 2017 Lee Agger Award from the Maine Joint Environmental Training Coordinating Committee.   The award recognizes environmental professionals who have shown a dedication to their profe

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Portland Water District warns customers to beware of scam

09.02.2017

In light of a couple incidents in York County where men posed as the local water utility to enter homes, the Portland Water District is advising Greater Portland residents to beware of anyone who claims to be a water district employee but does not

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PWD receives distinguished budget award

07.23.2017

The Portland Water District recently was awarded the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA).  The award represents a significant achievement and reflects a commitment to the highest pri

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Seeking photos for Images of Sebago Lake Calendar

07.06.2017

The Portland Water District is seeking submissions for the 2018 Images of Sebago Lake Calendar.  All photographers will receive a complimentary calendar. 

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Sebago Lakescaping grants now available

06.30.2017

Portland Water District provides free site visits, recommendations, and funds to make your property more attractive and lake friendly.

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