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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Snow Removal Assistance for Elderly & Disabled Residents

The City of Portland would like to encourage citizens to help their neighbors who are physically unable (elderly and disabled) to clear their sidewalks. Elderly and disabled residents who need help with removing snow from sidewalks should contact the City’s Elder Services Department at 207-541-6620.

The City’s Elder Advocate has established volunteers in the following neighborhoods who act as volunteer coordinators for citizens who need assistance with clearing snow. If you live in one of these neighborhoods, you can contact them directly. Otherwise, please contact the City’s Elder Services Department at the number above. 

Leah Koch

Deering Highlands


Elaine Mullin

East End/Munjoy


Sally Struever

Deering Center

Carol Colton

Back Cove

899-3092 or 508-728-1296

Morgan Beede

West End


Cassandra Graham

West End

Linda Weare

All other


Office of Elder Services
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