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.
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.
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
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
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
In celebration of National Drinking Water Week, the Portland Water District is hosting FREE events and activities for consumers to learn about and understand water and its vast importance to our daily lives.