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Posted on: May 21, 2020

REOPENING FACILITIES & SERVICES

Reopening Updates & Information

The City of Portland staff are working diligently to reopen our facilities and services for our residents. Many of our buildings are opening in phases to help ensure safety for our staff and residents. Please see the information below for our anticipated reopening dates, health safety protocols, rules, etc.
Please review the safety guidelines and rules before visiting the facilities.

To see all reopening details, click here: Reopening City of Portland Facilities and Services

updated 8-24 reopening flyer - full   


Reopened Facilities & Available Services as of 8/24/2020

  • Portland Animal Control Unit 
    • Trap rentals are available for curbside pickup and returns
    • Adoption and micro-chipping services have resumed
      • Call 361-777-4444 to reach the Animal Control staff
  • Skate Park
  • Bell/Whittington Public Library Curbside Service (building is still closed)
  • Bell/Whittington Public Library Virtual Summer Reading program 
  • Portland Public Works Lobby & In-Person Services, including selling garage sale permits

  • Play Portland Texas Facility fields (Sports Complex, Municipal Park, & Soccer Complex) open for Youth Association practices only
  • Community Center Fitness Facilities & Meet Portland Facilities 
    • Must make a reservation to utilize any of the rooms and equipment within the Community Center
  • Portland Aquatic Center’s Competition Pool is Open for Lap Swimming Only
    • Must reserve a lane to utilize the pool

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