Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 3:29pm | Press Release
Friday, November 22, 2019 - 9:16am | Press Release
Portsmouth City Council is accepting resumes to fill the soon to be vacated position of 5th Ward Councilman. Interested persons should mail resume with cover letter to: Portsmouth City Council, Municipal Building 728 Second Street Room 24 Portsmouth Ohio 45662 or deliver to the City Clerk’s office at the same address. Deadline for Submissions is 12:00 noon on December 11, 2019.
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 1:29pm | Press Release
NOTICE: TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF SPOCK MEMORIAL DOG PARK Spock Memorial Dog Park will be closed to 2-weeks for temporary lawn maintenance purposes.
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 9:46am | Press Release
Trick or Treat has been changed to November 2, 2019 from 5-7 p.m. in the City of Portsmouth and Scioto County
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 8:42am | Press Release
Applications accepted until November 8, 2019 for seasonal workers
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 7:13am | Press Release
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 3:11pm | Press Release
The Department of Public Utilities will begin flushing fire hydrants in the city Tuesday, September 17th through Tuesday, October 22, 2019. During periods of flushing, customers may experience loss of water/low pressure/colored water for a period of time. When flushing is completed, customers should notice an improvement in their water service. Flushing will begin at 6 p.m. and will last approximately six to eight hours.
Monday, September 9, 2019 - 3:34pm | Press Release
2019 Leaf Schedule Pick-Up The Portsmouth Public Service Department will be starting its annual leaf pickup on October 28, 2019. The entire City will be covered twice in six weeks according to the following schedule. Citizens are asked to rake their leaves in the street next to the curb at least one day ahead of the schedule. Please rake leaves separately from brush or other objects and if you have bagged leaves place them where you place your garbage, but separate from the garbage. Residents are asked to move their cars on the day of their scheduled leaf pickup. Especially, if your street is narrow (EXAMPLE: 1100 Block & 1200 Block 22nd Street). Leaves that are under cars WILL NOT be picked up until the next scheduled day. If you are using a landscaping company to collect your leaves or hire someone to rake them, then they are responsible for removing the leaves from your property. Thank you for your cooperation in this endeavor. The dates are tentative, because we may be delayed by the weather, quantity of leaves, or equipment failure.
Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 10:35am | Press Release
Spock Memorial Dog Park will be having a Grand Opening on August 9, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at 2nd and Chillicothe Street, Portsmouth, Ohio Main Street Portsmouth is hosting the event and will have Homemade Dog Treats for every dog. The Wolfe Rescue will be present as well as Sierra's Haven. Be sure to bring your doggies down for this wonderful event.
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 8:48am | Press Release
The City of Portsmouth has the following properties within the city limits for sale.