South Portland City Hall
25 Cottage Road | South Portland, ME 04106
Phone: (207) 767-3201 | Fax: (207) 767-7620
parking lot and elevator access available at rear entrance
Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday | 8:00am to 4:30pm
The City Clerk's Office and Finance Office remain open until 6:00pm on Thursdays.

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Join City Council Meetings/Workshops Tuesdays at 6:30pm

The next City Council Meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 7 at 6:30pm (HYBRID). 

Featured: Winter Parking Ban & Overnight Parking

Winter Parking Ban in effect from December 1 to April 1. During the winter months, public parking lots at Waterman Drive and the Boat Launch at Bug Light Park are available for city residents and their guests to temporarily park during the winter parking ban. Read More

AARP TaxAide - Free Tax Preparation
Greater Portland AARP TaxAide offers free tax preparation services to low and moderate income individuals and families with particular attention to those over 65. All volunteer preparers are IRS certified. For more information and to schedule an appointment, call 207-518-8579. Read More
Property Tax Assistance Program
Applications MUST be RECEIVED by May 1, 2023. If you have any questions or need assistance completing the application, please contact Vicki Inman at 767-7609. Click here to download the application and view the FAQs. Read More
Moratorium on Certain Evictions and Rent Increases
On June 7, 2022, the City Council passed ORDINANCE #24-21/22 as an emergency ordinance pursuant to Charter Sec. 222. This ordinance, which places a moratorium on certain evictions and rent increases, has been extended through ORDINANCE #8-22/23 amending Chapter 12 and is now in effect through May 26, 2023. Click here to read more about the ordinances. Read More

To see all scheduled City Committee Meetings visit the Calendar.

Public Notices:

Public Hearing Notice: Nov. 9 Planning Board - Zoning Amendment to establish electric vehicle charging

Public Hearing Notice: Planning Board - Zoning Amendment to establish electric vehicle charging

2022-2023 CDBG Annual Action Plan Public Comment Period Open

Public Notice - Willard Beach ramp, stone walls & stairs

Public Hearing Notice:  Marine Construction Permit - Fore Points Marina, 1 Marina Way 

City of South Portland 2022 Community Development Block Grant Applications are now available 

AARP Tax-Aide Assistance:  Please call 207-518-8579 to schedule an appointment.

Statement Issued by the South Portland Police Department (Dated June 1, 2020)

Resolves & Proclamations of the City Council: 

To see all scheduled City Committee Meetings visit the Calendar

City Council meetings, School Board meetings, and Planning Board meetings,
and certain City committee meetings will continue to be live-streamed and available online
via SPC-TV and on local cable broadcast. 

Meetings for the Week of:  January 30, 2023

Starting January 31, all Board & Committee Agendas and Packet material may be found on BoardDocs. All packet material and agendas will be posted by 4:30pm on Friday the week prior to the scheduled meeting.


01-31  Board of Harbor Commissioners - Workshop
02-01  Community Development Advisory Committee
02-02  Civil Service Commission - CANCELLED
02-02  Affordable Housing Committee
02-02  Clean Air Advisory Committee
02-02  Library Advisory Board

02-06  Public Arts Committee - HYBRID
02-06  Landcare Management Advisory Committee - HYBRID
02-06  Conservation Commission
02-07  City Council Meeting - HYBRID
02-08  Age Friendly Committee
02-08  Planning Board - HYBRID
02-09  Open Space Acquistion Committee - HYBRID
02-09  Human Rights Commission
02-09  Board of Harbor Commissioners Public Hearing
02-10  Board of Health - HYBRID







NOTICE: Under Maine's Freedom of Access (“Right to Know”) law, documents - including e-mail - in the possession of public officials about city business are classified as public records. This means if anyone asks to see it, we are required to provide it. There are very few exceptions. We welcome citizen comments and want to hear from our residents, but please keep in mind that what you write in an e-mail is not private and could show up in the local newspaper.



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City Hall, Assessing, Library, Community Center, Transfer Station, and offices at the Hamlin Building (496 Ocean St) will be closed on the following dates:    

January 16 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
February 20 (Presidents' Day)
April 17 (Patriots Day)
May 29 (Memorial Day)
June 19 (Juneteenth)
July 4 (Independence Day)
September 4 (Labor Day)
October 9 (Indigenous Peoples' Day)
November 10 (Veterans Day)
November 23 (Thanksgiving Day)
November 24 (Day after Thanksgiving)
December 25 (Christmas)
January 1 (New Years Day 2023)