Public Health

The Portland Public Health Division improves the health of all people in the community by working together to prevent disease, promote health, and protect residents from environmental threats.


Health of Portland Report, 2019-2020

  1. City Alerts Businesses that COVID-19 Reopening Guidelines Must Be Followed

    The City is reminding businesses they must follow the State’s COVID-19 reopening guidelines for operation. Following multiple reports of violations from the public, the City will have two code enforcement officers plus the police dept on Wharf St tonight Read on...
  2. City Updates Public on Phased Reopening Plan

    Beginning June 8, the City will have limited access for the public to complete specific transactions. While some parts of the buildings will open sooner than others, new safety measures have been put into place throughout. Read on...
  3. City Offers Help to Small Businesses During Pandemic - Launches Three Grant & Loan Programs

    The City of Portland launched three emergency business assistance programs after receiving City Council approval of the programs at its May 4, 2020 meeting and final funding for them at its May 18, 2020 meeting. Read on...
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