Port Orford’s Public Works Department staff works hard to maintain our drinking water supply and waste water treatment infrastructure.
There has been a MAJOR WATER LEAK caused by a broken Main on 9th & Washington. Water has been restored.
The Boil Water Notice is in effect until 8 am on 9/2/2023, please run taps for 10-15 minutes to help flush the lines. Thank you!
The City of Port Orford presently obtains its water from the North Fork of Hubbard Creek, a perennial stream located just east of the City’s boundary…(more)…
Water Treatment System
The water is piped to town where it is treated by filtration and disinfected before being delivered to City residents …(more)…
Waste Water Treatment
The wastewater system consists of sewage collection pipelines, a treatment plant, and a treated effluent ocean outfall. …(more)…
Street right-of-ways are wide throughout much of Port Orford, and undeveloped streets lie between some properties. Utility services are buried in many of these right-of-ways, so be safe and call before doing any excavation.
Call before you dig: 800.332.2344