We are excited to tell you about our redesigned retirement benefits portal at www.ssa.gov/benefits/retirement.  Keeping you informed about our products and services, and helping you prepare for making decisions that will affect your benefits is very important to us.  P...

July 14, 2020

Earl Frank Monks, age 67, of Lyons, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 12, 2020. He was born November 28, 1952, the son of Freeman and Louise (Hunt) Monks, Sr. Earl enjoyed life to the fullest, always seeking adventure and travelling to various places. Being quite...

July 14, 2020

The Portland Police Department experienced a relatively quiet day on Monday, regarding Governor Whitmer’s new Executive Order that requires Michiganders to wear face coverings in public indoor and crowded outdoor spaces.  In fact, the first call about mask compliance d...

July 12, 2020

Portland Township Recycling will take place on Saturday, July 25 and Sunday, July 26, from 8-5 or until the bins are full.

If you are sick, have been sick, or if anyone in your household is sick, please do not attend, wait until next month.

Portland Township and the Frie...

July 12, 2020

Gerald Joseph Sonday, age 83, of Portland, passed away on Thursday, July 9, 2020 with his family at his side. He was born on March 24, 1937 in Portland, the son of Edward and Anna (Heyer) Sonday. Jerry was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church and a veteran of the U....

July 9, 2020

On behalf of the Portland Tackle Football Association & the Portland High School Football programs, I would like to address the upcoming golf outing and how COVID-19 has affected what the 2020 outing will look like.

We are pleased to say that we are still having the gol...

July 9, 2020

Portland City Manager, Tutt Gorman appoints Zachary Waltersdorf as the incoming Ambulance Director for the City of Portland. City Manager Gorman stated that “Mr. Waltersdorf has the skillset and expertise necessary to successfully lead the Department into the future.”...

July 9, 2020

If you have ever been interested in serving on the local school board your opportunity is here.  Potential Portland School Board members have until 4:00 PM on July 21st to submit their intent to seek election for a six-year term for the Portland School Board.  All inte...

July 2, 2020

In an email sent to parents on June 30th, PPS Superintendent Will Heath updated parents on the local response to Governor Gretchen Whitmer's recently released MI Return to School Roadmap.

Heath's message is provided below.

Parents,

This afternoon Governor released th...

July 2, 2020

Portland Public Schools is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on the Board of Education.  The appointed individual will serve on the Board from July 2020 through December of 2020.  Interested parties may send a letter of interest and resume listing qualifications to...

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