On June 7, the South Portland City Council passed an emergency ordinance that places a moratorium on evictions for certain situations, and caps rent increases on certain housing units during the moratorium period to no greater than 10%. An ordinance extending the moratorium is now in effect through May 26, 2023.
Click here for a copy of the emergency ordinance as passed by the City Council on June 7, 2022.
Click here for a copy of the ordinance extending the moratorium as passed by the City Council on November 1, 2022 (effective November 21, 2022).
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
(Updated November 9, 2022)
Click here for information on the Rent Stabilization Ordinance that will succeed the Moratorium beginning May 27, 2023.