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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Memorial Day holiday closures; trash/recycle schedule


City offices, including the library and senior center, will be closed Monday, May 29, in observance of Memorial Day. The Portland Community Center will be open during normal hours. Trash and recycle collection will be conducted on the normal schedule an...

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Posted on: May 16, 2017

City begins mosquito control efforts


The City of Portland is set to begin preventative measures to help control the mosquito population during mosquito season. We encourage residents to implement mosquito control efforts at their own homes as well.

Trained City Staff will be using chemical fo...Read on...

Posted on: May 1, 2017

Local industries, businesses partner with fire department for rescue equipment

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Portland, Texas…Trench rescues present firefighters with real problems including imminent collapse, stabilization, and search and rescue of trapped victims. Specialized equipment can make a difference in saving the life of a potential victim and i...Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2017

Railroad Hike & Bike Trail Update

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Crews are working to complete the elevated bridge on the Railroad Hike & Bike trail connection located on the east side of town. There will be lots of activity this week as hollow-core panels used for bridge construction will be moved onto the site, a...

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