*Please Report Signs of Water Main Breaks*
Public Works Dept. 860-342-6733 or Central Dispatch 860-347-2541

Office of Public Works
33 East Main Street - 1st floor
Portland Connecticut

Robert Shea
Director of Public Works
Phone: 860-342-6733
  Laura S. Merk
Public Works Secretary
Phone: 860-342-6733

Fax: 860-342-6759
Public Works

The Department of Public Works is made up of seven divisions, under the direction of Robert Shea, Public Works Director. 

• Highway Division
• Transfer Station
• Sewer Division
• Water Division
• Building Maintenance
• Vehicle Maintenance
• Grounds Division

The responsibilities of this department are those felt most directly by the citizens in town. From disposing of recyclables, to leaf pick-up, to repairing broken water mains, and making sure that park facilities are clean and usable, the Public Works department impacts our lives on a daily basis. The Town of Portland Public Works Department strives to enhance the quality of life of all the residents by providing safe, reliable, effective service consistent with the vision and goals of the community.