CONTACT US about any of our comprehensive programs and services
Unless noted, all offices are located at
Portland City Hall
389 Congress Street
Portland, Me 04101

Emergency- 911
Information Line (207) 879-0300
TTY (207) 874-8936

Frequently Dialed Numbers

TAXES (Property)
Assessments (207) 874-8486
Collector (207) 874-8858
Payments (207) 874-8490

TREASURY
Auto Excise (207) 874-8491
Boat Registrations (207) 874-8660
Sewer Delinquencies (207) 874-8866

OFFICE HOURS
Unless noted otherwise, office hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The City Clerk's and the Treasury Office open at 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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ACCOUNTING
     Payable (207) 874-8640
     Receivable (207) 874-8866

ANIMAL
     Control (207) 874-8575 
     Dog License (207) 874-8610

ASSESSORS OFFICE (207) 874-8486 
     Real Estate/Personal Property 
     Tax assessments/Abatements/Tax Maps

AUTO EXCISE (207) 874-8491

AUTOMATED TRAVEL LINE LICENSES (207) 874-8481


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BARRON CENTER 
     1145 Brighton Ave, Ptld 04102 (207) 541-6500
     TTY (207) 541-6553

BIRTH/DEATH CERTIFICATES (207) 874-8610

BOAT REGISTRATIONS (207) 874-8860

BOOT COMPLAINTS (207) 874-8910

BUDGET OFFICE (207) 874-8654

BUILDING INSPECTION SERVICES (207) 874-8703 
     Building Permits, TTY 756-8324
     Code Enforcement, Zoning

BUSINESS LICENSES (207) 874-8557


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CEMETERIES 
     Evergreen & Forest City 672 Stevens Ave (207) 797-4597

CITY CLERK (207) 874-8610 
     Birth/Death Certificates, Marriage, Fishing 
     Hunting & Dog Licenses, Elections, Voter Registration 
     TTY (207) 756-8222

CITY COUNCIL - MAYORS OFFICE (207) 874-8941

CITY MANAGER’S OFFICE (207) 874-8689 
     TTY (207) 756-8323

CODE ENFORCEMENT – See Inspection Services

COMMUNITY CENTER - BEFORE/AFTER CARE 
     Adams Before/After Care 48 Moody St, 04101 (207) 773-8222 
     Clifford Before/After Care 180 Falmouth St, 04102 (207) 773-3883 
     Hall Before/After Care 23 Orono Rd, 04102 (207) 773-5995 
     Harry E. Cummings Ctr 134 Congress St, 04101 (207) 874-8870 
     Longfellow Before/After Care 432 Stevens, 04103 (207) 773-5600 
     Lyseth Before/After Care 175 Auburn, 04103 (207) 797-3452 
     Peaks Island Community Ctr Peaks Island 04108 (207) 766-2970 
     Peaks Island Before/After Care Peaks Island 04108 (207) 318-7685 
     Presumpscot Before/After Care 69 Presumpscot St (207) 773-5599 
     Reiche Community Ctr 166 Brackett, 04102 (207) 874-8873 
     Riverton Community Ctr 1600 Forest Ave, 04103 (207) 874-8455

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT 
     Hcd program Administration – Fair Housing Office (207) 756-8246

CROSSING GUIDES (207) 874-8910


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DOG LICENSE (207) 874-8610

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND CORPORATION (207) 874-8683 
     Business financial programs


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ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIVISION  (207) 874-8683 
     Business recruitment, Retention 
     Start-up, Financial Programs 

ELECTIONS (207) 874-8677 
     Nomination Papers, Polling Places 
     Absentee Ballots, Voter Registration

EMERGENCY 911

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY &
MULTICULTURAL AFFAIRS OFFICE
(207) 756-8255

EXPOSITION BUILDING 239 Park Ave Ptld 04102 (207) 874-8200 
     TTY (207) 828-5526


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FAIR HOUSING OFFICE (207)756-8246

FIRE DEPARTMENT 380 Congress Street, Ptld 04101 
     Emergency 911 
     Administration (207) 874-8400 
     Fire Inspections (207) 874-8405 
     Medcu Administration (207) 874-8406 
     Non-Emergency Transport (207) 871-9111

FITZPATRICK STADIUM Deering Ave Ptld 04101 (207) 874-8200


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HADLOCK FIELD 271 Park Ave Ptld 04102 (207) 874-8200

HCD PROGRAM ADMINISTATION (207) 756-8246

HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES 
     Administration (207) 874-8633

HEALTH PROMOTION (207) 756-8054 
     Community Health Initiatives

HISTORIC PRESERVATION (207) 874-8721

HUMAN RESOURCES (207) 874-8624 
     TTY (207) 874-8936

HOUSING & NEIGHBORHOOD SERVICES 
     Administration, Community Development (207) 756-8246 
     Housing Program


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ICE ARENA (207) 774-8553

INDIGENT CARE SERVICES 
     Homeless Health Care (207) 874-8455 
     Infectious Disease Reporting (207) 874-8446 
     Oral Health (207) 874-8450 
     Portland Community Free Clinic (207) 874-8982 
     Portland Needle Exchange (207) 653-1631 
     Positive Health Care (HIV Care) (207) 874-8791

INSPECTION SERVICES (207) 874-8703
Building Permits, TTY 756-8324
Code Enforcement, Zoning


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JETPORT 1001 Westbrook St Ptld 04102 (207) 774-7301 
     Automated travel line


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LICENSES 
     Dog, Fishing, Hunting, Marriage (207) 874-8481 
     Business Licensing 207) 874-8557

LEGAL DEPARTMENT (207) 874-8480


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MERRILL AUDITORIUM (207) 874-8200 
     Box Office 20 Myrtle St Ptld 04101 (207) 842-0800

MUNICIPAL PARKING GARAGES 
     Casco Bay 54 Commercial St Ptld 04101 (207) 774-8653 
     Elm St 15 Elm St Ptld 04101 (207) 871-1106 
     Spring St 45 Spring St Ptld 04101 (207) 874-2842 
     Temple St 11 Temple St Ptld 04101 (207) 772-5762

METERS (207) 874-8443


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PARKING 
     Administration, Enforcement, Towed Vehicles (207) 874-8498 
     Boot Complaints (207) 874-8910 
     Parking Ban Information (207) 879-0300 
     Parking Ticket/ Boot Payments (207) 874-8860 
     Park & Shop/Park & Work Program (207) 772-6828 
     Parking Permits 
     On Street Permits (207) 874-8822 
     Residential (207) 874-8443      
     Parking Signage (207) 874-8493 
     Snow Tow Lot 40 Commercial ST @ Ocean Gateway (207) 774-3025

RECREATION AND FACILITIES MANAGEMENT (207) 874-8200
     TTY (207) 797-2500

PARKS DIVISION 
     Administration, Parks, Forestry, Arborist 
     55 Portland St Ptld 04101 (207)-874-8801
     Cemeteries, Evergreen & Forest City (207) 797-4597 
     Park Permits (207) 756-8275

PERSONNEL – See HUMAN RESOURCES

PERMITS 
     Building, Electrical, Plumbing, Swimming Pools, Tents (207) 874-8703 
     Dump Permits (Passes) (207) 874-8801 
     Festivals, Parades, Events (207) 756-8275 
     On-Street Occupancy Permits (207) 874-8822

PLANNING (207) 874-8721 
     Development Review, Comprehensive Planning, 
     Historic Preservation, Public Art, Urban Design

POLICE DEPARTMENT 109 Middle St Ptld 04101 
     EMERGENCY 911 
     Non-emergency (207) 874-8575 
     Administration (207) 874-8601 
     Information Desk (207) 874-8517 
     Peaks Island Public Safety Peaks Is Me 04108 (207) 874-8419

POLICING CENTERS 
     Midtown (207) 772-1371 
     Munjoy 101 Atlantic St Ptld 04101 (207) 756-8135 
     Parkside 94 Melen St Ptld 04101 (207) 756-8137 
     Portland Housing 14 Baxter Blvd Ptld 04101 (207) 773-4753 
     West End 251 Danforth St Ptld 04101 (207) 780-0495

POOLS 
     Kiwanis Pool Douglas St Ptld 04103 (207) 772-4708 
     Riverton Pool 1600 Forest Ave Ptld 04103 (207) 874-8456

PORTLAND DOWNTOWN DISTRICT MAINTENANCE 
     94 Free Street Ptld 04101 (207) 775-4401

PORTS AND TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT (207) 541-6900 
     40 Commercial St Ptld 04101 TTY (207) 541-6907

RECREATION AND FACILITIES MANAGEMENT (207) 874-8200 
     Exposition Bldg, Merrill Auditorium, Fitzpatrick Stadium 
     239 Park Ave Ptld 04102

PUBLIC HEALTH DIVISION 
     Administration (207) 874-8784 
     TTY (207) 756-8088 
     Maternal/Child Health Home Visiting (207) 874-8475 
     School-Based Health Centers (207) 874-8988

PUBLIC SERVICES 55 Portland St Ptld 04101 
     Administration (207) 874-8801 
     TTY (207) 874-8494 
     Customer Service (207) 874-8493 
     Peaks Island Garage Central Av Peaks Island 04108 (207) 766-2423 
     Recycling Hotline (207) 756-8189 
     Sewer/Flooding Emergencies (207) 761-5424 
     Sidewalk hot line telephone number (207) 874-8793
     Street Opening Permits (207) 874-8822

PURCHASING (207) 874-8654


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RECREATION DIVISION (207) 756-8275 
     Athletic Fields/Facilities, Before/Aftercare, Community Centers 
     Park Permitting, Pools, Special Events, Youth/Senior Programs 
     134 Congress St Ptld 04101 
     Program and Event Cancellation Line (207) 756-8130

RECYCLING HOTLINE (207) 756-8189

RISK DIVISION 
     Liability Claims (207) 874-8431

RIVERSIDE GOLF COURSE 1158 Riverside 04103 (207) 797-3524


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SCHOOL DEPARTMENT (207) 874-8100

SENIOR SERVICES 
     Adult Day Health (207) 541-6619 
     Barron Center (207) 541-6500 
     Elder Advocate/Senior Information (207) 541-6620

Sidewalk hot line telephone number (207) 874-8793

SOCIAL SERVICES 
     Administration, Information, Refugee Services (207) 775-7911 
     Family Shelter 56 Chestnut St Ptld 04101 (207) 772-8339 
     General Assistance (Welfare) (207) 775-7911 
     Oxford St Shelter 207 Oxford St Ptld 04101 (207) 761-2072


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TAXES 
     Assessments (207) 874-8486 
     Collector (207) 874-8858 
     Payments (207) 874-8490

TREASURY 
     Auto Excise (207) 874-8491 
     Boat Registrations (207) 874-8660 
     Sewer Delinquencies (207) 874-8866


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VEHICLE REGISTRATION (207) 874-8491

VOTER REGISTRATION (207) 874-8677


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WATERFRONT OFFICE 40 Commercial St Ptld 04101 (207) 541-6900 
     TTY (207) 541-6907


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ZONING – See Inspection Services

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS – See Inspection Services