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Posted on: September 26, 2014

City Council Kicks Off City Manager Search Process

On Monday, September 29, 2014, the Portland City Council City Manager Search Committee, comprised of Mayor Michael Brennan, Councilor Nick Mavodones, Councilor Jill Duson and Councilor Ed Suslovic, will host its first workshop meeting to kick off the sear...Read on...

Posted on: September 23, 2014

October 1st Public Workshop to Focus on Recommendations for Franklin Street

On October 1, the public will have an opportunity to see what the Franklin Street of the future could look like. The City of Portland is hosting a public workshop form 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM at the Rines Auditorium at the Portland Public Library. There will b...Read on...

Posted on: September 17, 2014

Portland Named 2014's 19th Most Educated Metro Area

Portland was named 2014's 19th Most Educated Metro Area in a recent study from the personal finance outlet WalletHub.com. You can find the full study here.<...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2014

City of Portland to Offer Seven Flu Vaccine Clinics This Fall

The City of Portland, Health and Human Services Department’s Public Health Division will be holding seven seasonal flu vaccination clinics starting October 8, 2014. The full clinic schedule is outlined in the image and available online Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2014

Eight Cruise Ships Call to Port of Portland This Week

The 2014 cruise season is currently at its peak in Portland with eight cruise ships scheduled to call to port this week. The eight ships will bring almost 12,000 passengers to Portland as they spend the day in port. Forty-seven ships alone are scheduled i...Read on...

Posted on: September 5, 2014

Portland Unveils Bike Corral Pilot Project

The City of Portland installed its first bike corral at 9 Commercial Street this morning between Crema Coffee Company and Rosemont Market and Bakery. The corral is part of a pilot project to assess bike corrals and the role they might play in the City’s t...Read on...

Posted on: July 16, 2014

Portland Launches Citywide Open Spaces Assessment & Comprehensive Planning Initiative

The City of Portland, The Trust for Public Land, and Portland Trails announced today that they are joining forces to launch a citywide open spaces assessment and comprehensive planning initiative that will engage interested organizations and residents in ...Read on...

Posted on: June 30, 2014

Traffic Calming Measures Coming to Libbytown & Rosemont Neighborhoods

The City of Portland recently outlined a plan to introduce traffic calming measures to ten streets between Congress Street and Brighton Avenue in the Libbytown and Rosemont neighborhoods. The $335,000 project is an effort to calm traffic on these neighbor...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2014

2014 Cruise Season Underway in Portland

The 2014 cruise season is currently underway in Portland. The City’s port will host 74 cruise ship visits with more than 82,000 passengers between June and November. This season the city will also see five maiden voyages, an unprecedented number. Maiden v...Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: October 28, 2011

Website Personalization Now Available!

By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see...Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2011

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