Portland Mayor Kate Snyder on Wednesday urged a legislative committee to let the city keep $10 million allocated last year to help pay for dredging along the Portland Harbor waterfront rather than diverting the money to other uses as proposed in Gov. Janet Mills’...
Portland Harbor News
Cities seek millions to help pay for dredging around Portland, South Portland waterfronts
Portland, South Portland and the Portland Harbor Commission plan to again apply for millions in federal funding to help pay for dredging around wharves, piers and marinas where silt has built up and reduced water depth and usable berthing space for the boats that use...
Portland, South Portland try again to secure federal funds for waterfront dredging
The cities of Portland and South Portland will again apply for federal transportation funds to help pay for a proposed dredging project. The two cities are looking for about $10 million, the last of the funds needed to move forward with waterfront dredging. Many...
Group hopes new video will help finally get Portland Harbor dredged
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — Saturday afternoon’s low tide was lower than most, the new moon leaving a vast, goey mudflat along the shore at the end of High Street. That’s where a group of 30 or so people had gathered just before dark, using the tidal muck and mire to...
Portland Harbor Dredging Project Misses Out Again On Federal Funding
Portland Phoenix Article – Officials hope to keep Portland Harbor dredging on schedule
Additional support from the state of Maine, Cumberland County, or both, could allow Portland’s long-awaited harbor dredging project to begin in November. Officials said securing approximately $13 million still remaining, with help from the state or the county, could...
Letter from Daniel T. Haley, Jr. Decision on Dredging and CAD Cell Project in Portland Harbor
Decision on Dredging and CAD Cell Project in Portland Harbor Submerged Lands Dredging Lease No. 01-26DL July 14, 2020
The EPA Blog, May 2020
Stantec Consultant Services Inc. May 2020
Eelgrass Mitigation Plan
The Forecaster, February 2019
Portland Harbor Dredging, Storage Could Cost 30 Million