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Posted on: March 13, 2019

FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY BOOK SALE

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The Friends of the Bell/Whittington Public Library Book Sale starts Thursday, March 21, and continues through Monday, March 25, at the library. The annual sale features books of every kind-—all at remarkably low prices. The sale is open to the p...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

PICTURE PORTLAND PHOTO CONTEST

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The Portland Community Center is undergoing a major renovation. Once complete, the Community Center will serve as a hub for recreational, fitness, and meeting activity in Portland. 

The City of Portland plans to use this opportunity to showcase Po...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

COMMUNITY CENTER EXPANSION & RENOVATION

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See the latest update at the bottom of this update.

In May 2016, Portland voters authorized the City to sell bonds to expand and rehabilitate the Community Center, located at 2000 Billy G. Webb Drive.  The $25,200,000 bond issuance also included t...

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Posted on: July 21, 2018

STREET IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS UNDERWAY

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Street maintenance is one of
the most important services a city can provide to protect property values andenhance the quality of life in a community. This summer, crews are starting
work on this year’s street maintenance and rehabilitation projects. W...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

WATER LOSS IMPROVEMENTS KEEP RATES LOW

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In the past few years, the City of Portland has made tremendous strides in improving the rate of water loss in the city. For water customers, better efficiency in how the City delivers water allows city leaders to keep water rates low. In fact, Portland c...

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