Posted on: August 4, 2017
The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to City of Portland by Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its June 30, 2016 comprehensive annu...Read on...
Posted on: May 16, 2017
$240 million budget emphasizes core city services, fulfills many priorities resulting in 2.6% property tax increase and a mil rate of $21.65
The Portland City Council approved the Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) municipal budget, which begins July 1, 201...Read on...
Posted on: May 1, 2017
The City Council’s Finance Committee is in the midst of reviewing the City Manager’s Recommended FY18 municipal budget. It has held meetings every Thursday during the month of April. Tonight, the Council will hold a public hearing about the budget during ...Read on...
Posted on: April 5, 2017
Portland City Manager Jon Jennings presented his recommended municipal budget for Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18), which begins July 1, 2017, to the City Council at its April 5 meeting. The $240 million budget results in a 2.5% combined property tax increase or $...Read on...
Posted on: February 28, 2017
The City of Portland received excellent financial news over the weekend. The Standard & Poor's Global Ratings ("S&P") raised its rating on Portland, Maine's general obligation (GO) debt up to 'AA+' from 'AA'. This elevates the City of Po...Read on...
Posted on: January 3, 2017
The City of Portland today announced that the City’s Treasury Office will now be open from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday-Friday. Previously, the office opened at 9:00 AM.
“We’ve made this change as part of our ongoing effort to improve customer service and re...Read on...