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Posted on: June 20, 2019

Motley St Geotechnical Investigations

The City of Portland Public Works would like to inform you of upcoming geotechnical investigation work on Motley Street. This work is being completed as part of the design of an upcoming storm drain installation and sewer replacement project.

As part of th...

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

Preble Street Closure June 17, 2019

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On June 17, 2019 the Preble St closure will be extended to Lancaster Street. Preble will be closed between Marginal Way and Lancaster St. for the City Sewer Separation and PWD water main construction work.

We apologize for the inconvenience of the road clo...

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Posted on: June 11, 2019

Forest Avenue Night Work Starts June 11 For Two Weeks

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Beginning Tuesday, June 11, 2019, the City and Portland Water District's Bedford Street Sewer Separation project and water main replacement project will begin night work to repair utility trenches within the Forest Avenue-Bedford Street and Baxter Blvd. I...

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Sewer Inspection Night Work - June 3 - 7

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 and will occur in the North Deering neighborhood. S...

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Powsland / Mitton St Sewer & Water Replacement – PAVING UPDATE

The Department of Public Works would like to update you on the status and activities regarding the above referenced project.

Due to rain earlier last week the paving contractor was unable to pave Powsland & Mitton Street on 5/31/2019.  The upd...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Powsland / Mitton St Sewer & Water Replacement – PAVING

The Department of Public Works would like to update you on the status and activities regarding the above referenced project.

The schedule for this work is highly weather dependent but I wanted to lay out what the plan is because we will have a large &l...

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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

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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 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 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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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Preble Street Sewer Separation Phase 2

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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

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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 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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