Due to the snow storm, the Department of Public Works has is.ued a snow emergency parking ban and therefore parked vehicles must be removed from all city streets, starting at 8 p.m. The parking ban goes into effect in the core of the downtown at 1 a.m. on Sun Jan 19.
The Portsmouth Community Development Department is now accepting applications for the City FY 2021 Public Service Agency Grant program. The funding for this program is provided by a Community Development Block Grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and is contingent on the City receiving its FY 2021 (HUD FY 2020) grant award from HUD.
Mayor Becksted has announced that he anticipates appointing a Blue Ribbon Committee to recommend to the City Council a replacement to fill the vacancy on the Police Commission.That position will be filled as soon as possible because the Police Commission will be unable to act until the vacancy is filled Anyone interested in being consider
Pro Portsmouth’s First Night takes place on Tuesday, December 31, from 4 p.m. to midnight, including a fireworks show scheduled for 7:30 p.m. at the South Mill Pond. To facilitate a safe and entertaining First Night, the following traffic and parking changes will occur on December 31st.
Effective from 4:00pm to 8:00pm on Saturday, December 7th, 2019, the Chief of Police will be invoking his emergency powers, prohibiting parking and vehicular travel on certain streets in the City due to the Annual Portsmouth Holiday Parade. The Parade Route will begin at Plaza 800 on Islington Street (6:00pm) and proceed east to Congress Street.
Holiday Parade 2019 Information (Street Closures & No Parking Information )
Street Closures and No Parking in the Greater Downtown Area for the Portsmouth Holiday Parade Saturday, December 7, 2019
PROTECT YOUR TAP: 10-minute lead test
Applications for the seasonal boat slips at the Prescott Park docks will be accepted at the City of Portsmouth City Clerk’s Office from November 25th, 2019 through 4:30pm on Thursday January 2nd, 2020. Click here for the full application packet.
Portsmouth, New Hampshire -- The City of Portsmouth Legal Department has notified the Environmental Protection Agency, the State of New Hampshire and the Conservation Law Foundation -- all of whom are parties to the Consent Decree that mandates the City’s upgrade of the Peirce Island Wastewater Treatment Facility to secondary treatment-- that the General Contractor for the project, Methuen Construction, will not achieve the December 1, 2019 interim construction milestone to substantially complete the Biological Aerated Filter (BAF). Substantial completio
Wed November 27, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to Monday, December 2, 2019, 8:00 a.m.
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