Featured: Events & Event Permits

As warmer weather approaches, the City would like to remind residents and groups planning an event taking place on City property of the need to submit an Event Application. The application can be obtained at the City Clerk's office and needs to be completed and returned to the Clerks' office at least 30 days prior to the event date. Read More

Elections & Voter Registration
The next election will be held at the South Portland Community Center (for all residents) on Tuesday, June 11, 2019. Polls will be open from 7AM to 8PM. Read More
Clear Skies Legal Defense Fund
After a four day trial in U.S. District Court in Portland in June, the judge ruled in favor of the City of South Portland. Portland Pipeline is now appealing the decision which will result in costly defense in front of the appeals court in Boston. Read More
Short Term Residential Rentals & Registration
Click here to register your Short Term Rental. Effective January 1, 2019, if listing a Short Term Residential Rental Unit, the unit must be registered with the City Clerk's office. Read More

To see all scheduled City Committee Meetings visit the Calendar

For the Week of May 13:
05/20/19   Conservation Commission
05/21/19   City Council Meeting (PDF Version)
05/21/19   Library Advisory Board
05/22/19   South Portland Housing Authority

Questions and Answers from Council Meetings:

What is the total number of beds, baths and units proposed for the O'Neil Street Facility Redevelopment Project?

Answer, from Mark Mueller Architects: 

Totals for Multi Family:  75 Beds & 70 Baths

Building A:           12 Bedrooms / 12 Bath

Building B:           24 Bedrooms / 32 Bath

Building C:           18 Bedrooms  / 12 Bath

Building D:           21 Bedrooms  / 14 Bath


          38 Total Multi-family Units

Houses:                18 Bedrooms / 18 Bath

Please keep in mind that we are counting ½ Baths as full, using water closets as the driving number.

South Portland City Hall
25 Cottage Road
South Portland, ME 04106
(207) 767-3201

Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday
8:00am to 4:30pm

The Treasury Office and the City Clerk's Office remain open on Thursday  evenings until 6:30pm for the convenience of the public.



Watch live and archived city meetings online.

All city offices, including Public Works and the Transfer Facility, will be closed on the following dates:

January 1 (New Year's Day)
January 21 (Martin Luther King Jr Day)
February 18 (Presidents' Day)
April 15 (Patriots Day)
May 27 (Memorial Day)
July 4 (Independence Day)
September 2 (Labor Day)
October 14 (Indigenous Peoples' Day)
November 11 (Veterans Day)
November 28 (Thanksgiving Day)
December 25 (Christmas)

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.