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Posted on: January 13, 2022

Construction Update on Back Cove West Storage Conduit

The work to reduce overflows is part of the City’s agreement with the U.S. EPA to not only reduce, but ultimately eliminate, the flow of combined waste being discharged into our water.  A combined sewer system transports wastewater from homes, in...

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Full project schedule Water Resources
Posted on: November 29, 2021

Fore Street Closed -Local Traffic Only -from Hancock to St. Lawrence Streets as Part of Storm Water

Fore Street Closed to Local Traffic Only from Hancock to St. Lawrence Streets as Part of Storm Water Construction Project

PORTLAND, Maine -- Beginning on Monday, November 29, 2021, the City’s contractor, Gorham Sand and Gravel will be per...

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Additional Info... Water Resources
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Fore Street Closed -Between Hancock to St. Lawrence Street- Open to Local Traffic Only, for 5 Weeks

traffic alert 2021

Beginning on Monday, November 29, 2021, the City’s contractor, Gorham Sand and Gravel will be permitted to close Fore Street from Hancock Street to St. Lawrence Street for five weeks, during working hours, (open to local traffic only) in order t...

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City News
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Metro Route 1 Service Change Due to Construction Project

Due to construction on Fore Street, METRO Route 1 WILL NOT provide service along the Eastern Prom (near Fore St.) and on Fore and Atlantic Streets. Beginning Wednesday, January 19, 2022 METRO riders can access Route 1 service by using nearby bus stops at:...

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Fore Street Sewer Separation Project Public Works