News Flash

Posted on: April 13, 2020

Virtual Recreation


 Visit, our new Virtual Recreation website!

If your children and you have loved watching our Crafternoon with Mr. Jim, StoryTime at 7:00PM, or any other of our numerous recreation videos that we have been posting on social medi...

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Virtual Recreation Parks and Rec News
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Status of Parks & Rec Facilities & Open Spaces During COVID-19

Covid-19 Updates Portland, Maine 04101

Please see this new map that shows the current status of our Parks & Rec facilities and open spaces during the COVID-19 pandemic. Outdoor exercise is allowed during the Stay at Home emergency order, but it is recommended that you not drive far to do s...

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COVID-19 Resources Parks and Rec News
Posted on: March 10, 2020

Coronavirus Information

Wash Hands

The City of Portland is actively engaged and monitoring guidance from the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Maine CDC regarding Coronavirus COVID-19 preparations and precautions. 

The City’s emergency managemen...

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Posted on: April 16, 2020

Leash Law Update

Leash Law Update

As of April 14th, 2020, the City Council has approved a "motion to suspend off-leash and voice control city code provisions for dogs between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m" to maintain safe social distancing during the COVID-19 Stay at Home Order. 


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