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Posted on: August 10, 2018

Bedford Street Closed for Three Weeks as Part of Sewer Separation Project

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Beginning Monday, August 13, 2018, the City will be closing Bedford Street as part of the Bedford Street Sewer separation project for three weeks. The closure will occur from August 13 and August 31. Shaw Brothers, the City’s contractor, will be working 2...

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

Upcoming Sewer System Smoke Testing Along Warren Avenue

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The City of Portland Department of Public Works in conjunction with ARCADIS has contracted Flow Assessment Services to conduct Sewer System Smoke Testing for the purpose of locating sources of storm water inflow to the sanitary system. The study will loca...

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Posted on: July 31, 2018

Penrith Road Drainage Improvements Project

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The Department of Public Works would like to update you on the status and activities regarding the above referenced project. A map included with this notice will assist in defining the project boundaries. The purpose of this project is to install a new ca...

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Posted on: May 11, 2018

Bedford Street to Become One-Way Starting May 14 for Duration of Summer Construction

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Starting on Monday, May 14th, Bedford Street will be converted into a one-way street to accommodate construction activities related to the Bedford Street Sewer Separation project. At least one lane will be maintained for traffic traveling from Deering Ave...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Capisic Brook Survey Project Begins Week of April 23

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The City of Portland and surrounding municipalities have been impacted by the recent preliminary release of proposed flood maps revisions prepared for FEMA. During the review of the proposed flood maps it was determined that many of the culverts and bridg...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Bedford Street Sewer Separation Project Begins Construction April 16

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The Bedford Street Sewer Separation project, which will separate the existing combined sewer in the street to a separate sanitary sewer and a separate storm water drain, will begin construction work the week of April 16. The sanitary sewage will continue ...

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

Washington Avenue Sewer Separation Work Begins April 2

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The City of Portland’s contractor, D&C Construction, will begin work April 2 on a sewer separation project within Washington Avenue, and Walnut, North, and Madison Streets, to reduce combined sewer overflow in Back Cove, and comply with EPA requiremen...

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Posted on: December 22, 2017

Rowe Avenue Sewer Separation Project

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The Department of Public Works would like to update you on the status and activities regarding the abovereferenced project. A map at the end of this notice will assist in defining the project boundaries. This project isbeing completed to help the City wit...

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Posted on: November 20, 2017

Madison, Walnut, Washington Sewer Separation Project Information

The Department of Public Works would like to update you on the status and activities regarding the Madison, Walnut, Washington Sewer Separation Project. This project involves the separation of existing combined sewers into two separate systems, one stormw...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Beckett Street Milling Operations

The Portland Department of Public Works would like to update you of the work scheduled for Beckett Street associated with the Moody-Wilson sewer separation and Beckett Street sewer replacement project.

As part of the project, Beckett Street will receive a ...

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