South Portland City Hall
25 Cottage Road | South Portland, ME 04106
Phone: (207) 767-3201 | Fax: (207) 767-7620
parking lot and elevator access available at rear entrance
Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday | 8:00am to 4:30pm
The City Clerk's Office and Finance Office remain open until 6:00pm on Thursdays. 
On December 16 & December 23, the City Clerk's Office and Finance Office will be closing at 4:30pm.

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Join City Council Meeting Tuesdays at 6:30pm

The next City Council meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 30 (via Zoom).

Featured: Trash and Recycling

Public Works will begin curbside leaf collection on Monday, November 15, 2021. Leaves in compostable paper bags should be placed curbside by Sunday, November 14. Leaves may also be brought to the Transfer Facility in compostable paper bags or in bulk. (You could also use plastic trash bags for the purpose of transporting, but leaves MUST be emptied out of them and the plastic bags brought home to be reused or discarded.) Read More

Winter Parking Ban & Overnight Parking
Winter Parking Ban in effect from December 1 to April 1. During the winter months, public parking lots at Waterman Drive and the Boat Launch at Bug Light Park are available for city residents and their guests to temporarily park during the winter parking ban. Read More
Where Can I Take My Dog?
Changes to the City's ordinances take effect November 25, 2021 regarding dogs in public places, including Willard Beach and Hinckley Park. Use this chart as a guide as to when and where you can take your dog off and on leash in the City's public parks & beaches! Read More
Transportation & Land Use
Click here for a list and a map of publicly accessible EV Chargers in the City! Read More

To see all scheduled City Committee Meetings visit the Calendar.

Press Releases: 

PRESS RELEASE: City of South Portland Issues Statement Regarding the Passing of Police Officer

PRESS RELEASESouth Portland and GPCOG Pilot Traffic Calming Treatments in Cash Corner

Public Notices:

Holiday Helpers Needed - Volunteering Events for Holiday Season

Public Notice - Willard Beach ramp, stone walls & stairs

Public Hearing Notice:  Marine Construction Permit - Fore Points Marina, 1 Marina Way 

City of South Portland 2022 Community Development Block Grant Applications are now available 

AARP Tax-Aide Assistance:  Please call 207-518-8579 to schedule an appointment.

Statement Issued by the South Portland Police Department (Dated June 1, 2020)

Resolves & Proclamations of the City Council: 


To see all scheduled City Committee Meetings visit the Calendar

City Council meetings, School Board meetings, and Planning Board meetings,
and certain City committee meetings will continue to be live-streamed and available online
via SPC-TV and on local cable broadcast. 

In-Person Meetings For the Week of:  November 29, 2021

11-29  Dogs & Public Spaces Advisory Committee
11-30  Board of Health
11-30  Community Development Advisory Committee 
12-03  Civil Service Commission - Executive Session

Remote Meetings For the Week of:  November 29, 2021

11-25 Municipal Offices Closed - Thanksgiving Holiday
11-26  Municipal Offices Closed - Thanksgiving Holiday

11-30  City Council (PDF) (Join Meeting)
12-02  Board of Health
12-02  Affordable Housing Committee 


NOTICE: Under Maine's Freedom of Access (“Right to Know”) law, documents - including e-mail - in the possession of public officials about city business are classified as public records. This means if anyone asks to see it, we are required to provide it. There are very few exceptions. We welcome citizen comments and want to hear from our residents, but please keep in mind that what you write in an e-mail is not private and could show up in the local newspaper.

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All non-essential city offices, including City Hall and the Transfer Facility, will be closed on the following dates:           

January 1 (New Year's Day)
January 18 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
February 15 (Presidents' Day)
April 19 (Patriots Day)
May 31 (Memorial Day)
July 5 (Independence Day)
September 6 (Labor Day)
October 11 (Indigenous Peoples' Day)
November 11 (Veterans Day)
November 25 (Thanksgiving Day)
November 26 (Day after Thanksgiving)
December 24 (Christmas)
December 31 (New Years Day 2022)