Featured: Elections & Voter Registration

Information on the upcoming November 3, 2020 General Election. Absentee ballots will be available around October 3. You may now request your absentee ballot. A dropbox will be available for ballots to be returned. All ballots must be received by 8:00pm on Election Day. Read More

Online Services
The City offers many services that can be done online or over the phone. If you are not feeling well, please do not enter public buildings and consider taking advantage of the online services or giving us a call. For general assistance, please call us at (207) 767-3201. Read More
Cushing's Point Transportation Study & Survey
The Cushing’s Point Transportation Study will look at improvements for bike and pedestrian facilities, existing traffic signal operations, bus service, and other opportunities to make better transportation use of the corridor. It also includes an exploratory analysis of ferry service to and from downtown Portland. Read More
Boards and Committees
Are you interested in serving the community? There are several Board and Committees that have vacant seats that need to be filled. This is a wonderful way to meet new friends and be involved in decisions that impact our City and make it a great place to live. Read More

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 TV Channel 1301. 

For the Week of January 18, 2021
All in-person meetings require social distancing and masks to be worn by all participants.

The following meetings will be held remotely ONLY via Zoom, not in-person; please click on link for instructions.   
TO JOIN & PARTICIPATE IN REMOTE MEETINGS            01-20  Bike/Ped Comm. 
01-19  City Council Meeting (PDF) (Join Meeting)          01-20  Energy & Recycling Comm.
01-20  Economic Development Committee                      01-21  Police Services Review Group
01-20  Community Development Advisory Comm.          01-21 

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

January 1 (New Year's Day)
January 20 (Martin Luther King Jr Day)
February 17 (Presidents' Day)
April 20 (Patriots Day)
May 25 (Memorial Day)
July 3 (Independence Day)
September 7 (Labor Day)
October 12 (Indigenous Peoples' Day)
November 11 (Veterans Day)
November 26 (Thanksgiving Day)
November 27 (Day after Thanksgiving)
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.


2020 City Construction Projects