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Posted on: May 23, 2019

Woodford Street Sewer Separation Update

The Department of Public Works would like to update you on the status and activities regarding the above referenced project. The contractor, D&C Construction, will be returning to the street in the weeks after Memorial Day to complete their list of it...

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

Preble Street Sewer Separation & PWD Water Main Project Phase 2

small map of road closure 1st notice

On May 28, 2019 City sewer separation and PWD water main replacement work on Preble St from Marginal Way to Cumberland will begin with the erection of signs and saw cutting of pavement.

On June 3, 2019 Preble St between Marginal Way and Kennebec St. will b...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Sewer Inspection Night Work - May 20 - 24

The investigation is meant to locate sources of infiltration in the sanitary sewer system through flow isolation. The investigations will be conducted between the hours of 12:00 am (midnight) and 6:00 am. Sewer flows are the lowest during this time which ...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

Road Closures for Marginal Way Area on May 11

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On Saturday, May 11, from 6 AM to 12 PM, the intersection of Preble Street Ext and Marginal Way will be closed. Preble Street Ext between Marginal Way and Somerset Street will be closed May 11 from 12 PM until 5 PM.

Traffic on Elm Street will be able to tu...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

Bedford Street Sewer Project to Resume - Forest Avenue Road Work Begins April 29

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Beginning Monday, April 29, 2019, the City and Portland Water District's Bedford Street Sewer Separation project will resume utility work on Forest Avenue between Bedford Street and Deerfield Road. Motorists should expect delays when driving through the w...

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

Preble Street Closure May 4-5, 2019

Preble St and Marginal Way Intersection Closure 5-4 and 5-2019

Preble St Sewer Separation Project Update

Starting at 6 AM on Saturday, May 4th 2019 until 6 PM Sunday May 5th 2019, Marginal Way and Preble Street intersection will be closed in the outbound direction from Elm St, in order to install a Storm sewe...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Bedford Street Sewer Separation Update

Image Bedford Street 2019-04-03 Construction Update

The Portland Public Works Department would like to provide a status update on the Bedford Street Sewer Separation project. 

As a reminder, this project is in the process of providing sewer separation by constructing new separated storm drains on v...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

Construction Update for Madison, Walnut, Washington Sewer Separation Project

The City of Portland’s Water Resources Division of Public Works would like to provide a status update on the sewer separation project.

On or around April 15, 2019 construction will resume with the removal of pavement and existing cobbles from cur...

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Water Resources
Posted on: April 3, 2019

Preble Street Sewer Separation Phase 2

map of road closure 1st notice

Preble Street Sewer Separation Project Phase 2

On or around June 1, 2019 Phase 2 of the Preble Street Sewer Separation project will begin on Preble St between Marginal Way and Cumberland Avenue and between Somerset St and Kennebec St.

The first section of c...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Franklin Street Pump Station Improvement Project update

Site Logistics Plan (C-101) 2019.02.13 DRAFT REV

Franklin St Pump Station Remediation

The Water Resources Division of the Department of Public Works, is rebuilding Franklin St Pump Station as part of the City’s Consent Decree with Maine DEP and USEPA. During the design development phase of the project ha...

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

Preble Street Sewer Separation Phase 1 Begins March 18

TRAFFIC CONTROL w Phase 1 PREBLE ST.

The City of Portland’s Water Resources Division of Public Works, in keeping with the City’s EPA Consent Decree and Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) long term control plan, is preparing to start construction on March 18 of a sewer separati...

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

First Public Meeting for Integrated Water Resources Plan to be Held Feb 27

NEWS ALERT

The Portland Department of Public Works Water Resources Division is holding its first public information meeting for the City’s Integrated Water Resources Management Plan on Wednesday, Feb. 27, beginning at 5:30 p.m., at the DPW Training Room at 250 Canco...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

Public Input Sought for City's Integrated Water Resources Management Plan

NEWS ALERT

The Portland Department of Public Works Water Resources Division is holding its first public information meeting for the City’s Integrated Water Resources Management Plan on Thursday, January 9, beginning at 5:30 p.m., at the DPW Training Room at 250 Canc...

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Posted on: December 17, 2018

Construction Update for Bedford Street Sewer Separation Project

Picture Bedford Street 2018-12-10 Construction Update

Construction Update for Bedford Street Sewer Separation Project

The Portland Department of Public Works would like to provide a status update on the Bedford Street Sewer Separation project.

As a reminder this project is in the process of providing sewer sep...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Bedford Street Sewer Separation Project Begins Construction April 16

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The Bedford Street Sewer Separation project, which will separate the existing combined sewer in the street to a separate sanitary sewer and a separate storm water drain, will begin construction work the week of April 16. The sanitary sewage will continue ...

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