December 2, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

City history online

SOUTH PORTLAND — The internet is a lot of things to a lot of people, but for those interested in all things South Portland, it’s now something new – a time machine.  More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

City council amenable to public housing pitch - February 14th, 2018 - 4:48pm
City council amenable to public housing pitch - February 14th, 2018 - 4:38pm
Council tables propane moratorium 'indefinitely' - December 10th, 2015 - 10:45am
Shooting suspects arrested in South Portland - March 13th, 2015 - 10:42am
SoPo says no - July 16th, 2014 - 9:10am
6-Year-Old Assaulted in South Portland - September 17th, 2013 - 3:30pm


Remembering, with honor

Members of South Portland Boy Scout Troop 23 participated in a wreath laying ceremony at the South Portland Military Service Monument in Millcreek Park on Friday, Nov. 25. More...

Protection of Red Brook is board’s priority

The town has, in recent years, spent a lot of time and resources to revive the Red Brook watershed, an urban impaired stream that crosses through a section of Scarborough by Running Hill Road and members of the planning board want to make sure a subd More...

Author series continues in South Portland

Join author Phyllis Chinlund as she discusses her book, “Looking Back from the Gate: A Story of Love, Art, and Dementia,” at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10 for South Portland Public Library’s new Author Talk series.  More...

Big change coming for small lots in city

SOUTH PORTLAND — The months-long process of updating South Portland minimum lot size requirements for development will now drag out into the new year, after the council decided during a Nov. More...

Officials weigh streetlight conversion

The towns of Falmouth and Rockland, as well as the cities of South Portland and Biddeford are on the verge of outfitting their streetlights with LED bulbs and converting them from Central Maine Power ownership to local control.  As part of its p More...


Councilor is proud to be a South Portlander

To the editor:   Another election cycle has come and gone and, of course, there are winners and losers. This particular cycle seemed as if it would never end: an endless stream of Trump and Clinton ads and accusations.  More...

City clerk credited with smooth Election Day

To the editor:   More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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