Board Of Harbor Commissioners For Portland HarborAND ITS HARBOR MASTER
Proudly Serving The Port Of Portland, Maine
Board of Harbor Commissioners for Portland Harbor:
Board of Harbor Commissioners Chairman: Daniel Haley Jr.
Commissioner appointed by the Governor: Bill VanVoorhis
Commissioners appointed by Portland: Daniel Haley Jr & Lambertus (Bert) Jongerden
Commissioners appointed by South Portland: Michael Carter & Peter Stocks
The Portland Harbor Master is appointed by and reports to the Board of Harbor Commissioners for Portland Harbor. The Harbor Master and Deputy Harbor Masters are tasked with overseeing the moorings along with the safe navigation and operations within the waters of Portland Harbor.
Portland Maine Harbor Master Kevin J. Battle
2 Portland Fish Pier, Suite 105
Portland, ME 04101
Make checks payable to: Board of Harbor Commissioners
For assistance please call the office: 207-772-8121 / EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
Office hours: Monday – Friday 9 – 3
Mooring Rates for the 2022 Mooring Season
The Harbormaster’s Office does not rent transient moorings. All mooring permits issued are for the entire boating season.
All moorings in Portland Harbor and its jurisdictions must be set and numbered by the Harbormaster, including tackle that may have been purchased with the sale of a vessel.
Portland & South Portland
The eelgrass meadows of Maine form an important coastal marine and estuarine aquatic habitat.
Eelgrass forms the basis of food production in the sea, providing habitat for juvenile fish, a site for primary larval settlement of certain bivalve mollusks and invertebrates, and helps stabilize unconsolidated sediments and shorelines in some areas.
Board Of Harbor Commissioners For Portland Harbor
The Portland Harbor Commission consists of five representatives charged with the responsibility of regulating navigation and commerce within Portland Harbor. The Commission’s authority results from various private and special laws passed by the Maine Legislature. Currently, the Commission includes two members appointed by the City of Portland, two members appointed by the City of South Portland, and one member appointed by the Governor representing the State of Maine.