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Posted on: June 17, 2021

West Commercial Street Storm Drain Project to Resume on Monday, June 21

West Commercial Street Storm Drain Project to Resume on Monday, June 21

 

PORTLAND, Maine -- Beginning Monday, June 21, 2021, The City’s contractor, Gorham Sand and Gravel will return to the work site to complete final pavement r...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

**MAJOR TRAFFIC ALERT** Baxter Boulevard Traffic Impacts Begin June 24

**MAJOR TRAFFIC ALERT** Baxter Boulevard Traffic Impacts Begin June 24

 

The City’s Back Cove West Storage Conduit project’s contractor Sargent Construction has mobilized to the site and will soon be starting full construction. ...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Back Cove West Storage Conduit

The City's contractor, Sargent Corporation, has started mobilizing to the worksite with the installation of 2 office trailers on Baxter Boulevard.  Their next step, which started to arrive today, will be the installation of the security ...

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

TRAFFIC ADVISORY: OCEAN AVE, MACKWORTH ST, WALTON ST

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Ocean Avenue: from Read Street to Forest Avenue will be OneWay Traffic Only Walton Street: from Ocean Avenue School Entrance  to Ocean Avenue will be One-Way Traffic Only Begi...

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Posted on: March 16, 2021

Brighton Avenue Sewer Separation Start of Construction

The Portland Department of Public Works would like to provide a status update regarding the Brighton Avenue Sewer Separation Project.

The project was successfully bid and the construction contract has been awarded to DDI Construction at a contract price of...

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Posted on: March 5, 2021

TRAFFIC ALERT: I-295 Exit 7 Ramp Closures Begin March 15

traffic alert

The City’s Back Cove South Storage Facility project is entering its next phase of work, which is to connect the existing utilities (new or replaced) within the intersection of Marginal Way and Franklin Street to the new storage tanks under the Preble Stre...

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

Traffic Alert: Exit 7 Closure schedule

Please click on additional info for a graphic of the Exit 7 closure and schedule.

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Posted on: December 10, 2020

Ocean Avenue Closure from Parsons Street to Austin Street Begins December 10, 2020

Ocean Avenue Closure from Parsons Street to

Austin Street Begins December 10, 2020

Section of Ocean Avenue will be completely

closed to one lane with temporary traffic lights

 

PORTLAND, Maine -- Beginning December 10, 2020 the City&rsquo...

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Posted on: December 1, 2020

Ocean Avenue Closure from Parsons Street to Austin Street Begins December 7, 2020

Ocean Traffic Detour Plan

Beginning December 7, 2020 the City’s Mackworth, Ocean, Walton CSO Separation Phase 1 project will enter Ocean Avenue at Mackworth Street. This work is part of the City's effort to reduce Combined Sewer Overflows into Back Cove. The work includes the inst...

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

City Reminds Citizens of Street Maintenance Parking Restrictions

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The City of Portland is reminding citizens who live or park on the peninsula that compliance with overnight (and in some areas daytime) street maintenance parking restrictions is crucial. Street sweeping operations and regulations have been in effect sinc...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

Portland Parking Alert: Street Maintenance Signs Back in Effect Oct 1

PARKING ALERT

Reminder from the City’s Parking Division and Department of Public Works that effective October 1, the Street Maintenance signs on streets will be back in effect. These restrictions are in effect from October 1 through May 31, except for area 3 (Old Port)...

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