CITY CREWS WILL NOT COLLECT TRASH AND RECYCLING ON THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY 2013
The City of Portlandís Sanitation crews WILL NOT collect trash and recycling on Thursday November 28 or Friday November 29, 2013 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
2013 Curbside Leaf Pickup: Curbside Leaf Pickup: November 4 - November 29
Curbside Leaf Pickup: November 4 - November 29, 2013. IMPORTANT! - The leaves MUST be in the large, paper biodegradable leaf bags that can be purchased at most hardware stores.
Sub-Meter Applications Available June 6, 2013
Public Services Department to take over the application process for obtaining a sub-meter beginning June 6, 2013.†
are available on this site or the Public Services front desk.
Combined Sewer Overflow Long Term Control Plan Tier III Update Final Report
The City of Portland has received DEP Approval for the Final CSO Control Plan for Tier III. We want to alert you to the fact that City Council will take up the Bond Authorization for implementing the CSO Tier III program at their May 6 and May 20 City Council meetings. An order will be before the City Council to authorize $170,000,000 in sewer bonds for the construction of the projects called for in the Tier III Plan. May 6 will serve as the first read but also a public hearing. May 20 will be the final read and vote on the authorization. To view the full document please click here
Bulky Item Collection Program to begin April 1, 2013
The City of Portland will continue the curbside Bulky Item Collection service for City residents beginning April 1, 2013.
Find Your Trash and Recycling Day
Have a question on when your trash or recycling is picked up?
Parking Ban Not in effect
The Department of Public Services helps keep the City of Portland moving each
day with many areas of responsibility. We collect your garbage and recycling,
clear your streets of ice and snow in the winter, help maintain the City's
sewer system, build your sidewalks, manage the City's traffic lights and
street signage - and the list goes on.
Our Customer Service Center stands ready to help you. To reach them, please
For a winter sidewalk issue or problem, please call Public Services
Sidewalk Hotline 874-8793.
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