Happy 2016 Portland Borough

2016 is going to be an even better year for Portland than 2015. The Portland Borough Council along with many key Borough residents’ will continue making strides towards completing goals of getting our downtown back on the map! First task for the Borough to see completed in the spring of 2016 will be a public restroom which will be located in the rear of the Park and Walk parking lot.

LEAF PICK-UP 2015

LEAF PICK-UP 2015

Portland will have Borough Wide leaf pick-up on Monday November 16 & 17 starting at 8am.

NO parking on Borough Streets during leaf pick-up.

Please have your leaves curbside by Monday morning at 8am.

ONLY LEAVES – No yard debris such as sticks, brush, and grass.

Anyone found to be placing yard debris curbside will be found in violation and maybe cited.

Portland Borough Council

TRICK-OR-TREAT, Portland PA

This year the Borough of Portland will hold Trick-or-Treat on Halloween which is Saturday October 31. Trick-or-Treat will be from 4pm-6pm throughout the Borough, please place a porch light on if you wish to participate.

Halloween is a busy day this year in the Borough of Portland.

Portland Hook & Ladder Co. #1 Ladies will hold their 5th Annual Witch & Warlock Tea from 12p-3p at the William Pensyl Hall. Followed by an afternoon of Halloween FUN!

Starting with Trick-or-Treat from 4p-6p throughout the Borough.

Refiner’s Fire Ministry will be serving hot dogs immediately following Trick-or-Treat at 6pm at the William Pensyl Social Hall. There will also be a costume contest for anyone who wishes to participate.

At 7pm the Borough will be showing a FREE Movie at the William Pensyl Social Hall. The feature film is the 1995 version of CASPER. Everyone is welcome to come is their Halloween costumes. Full movie flyer available under the Community Events tab.

Portland Borough TRICK-OR-TREAT Date

This year the Borough of Portland will hold Trick-or-Treat on Halloween which is Saturday October 31. Trick-or-Treat will be from 4pm-6pm throughout the Borough, please place a porch light on if you wish to participate.

Refiner’s Fire Ministry will be having hot dogs immediately following Trick-or-Treat for anyone that would like to stop and say HI. The hot dogs will be served at the William Pensyl Social Hall. There will also be a costume contest for anyone who wishes to participate.

At 7pm the Borough will be showing a FREE Movie at the William Pensyl Social Hall. The feature film is the 1995 version of CASPER. Everyone is welcome to come is their Halloween costumes. Full movie flyer available under the Community Events tab.