Public Works

Duties of the Department


The Department of Public Works helps keep the City of Portland moving each day with many areas of responsibility. We collect your garbage and recycling, clear your streets of ice and snow in the winter, help maintain the city's sewer system, build your sidewalks, manage the city's traffic lights and street signage, and the list goes on.
  1. FINAL PAVING FOR PREBLE STREET

    On Monday, July 13, 2020, through July 17, 2020, final paving work for the Preble Street Sewer Separation Project will occur. Read on...
  2. Warren Avenue Storm Drain Replacement Project

    The Portland Department of Public Works would like to inform you regarding an upcoming storm drain replacement project located on Warren Avenue in Portland. Read on...
  3. Oxford Street Sidewalk Reconstruction Project Set to Start

    Starting on Tuesday, May 26, 2020 the Portland Public Works Department will begin a sidewalk reconstruction project on the south side of Oxford Street. Read on...
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