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Fall and Winter Events 2019: Where to Find the Portland Water Bureau

This fall and winter, discover how you can reduce water use at home and get answers to your water-related questions at a FREE event near you!

Stop by one of these upcoming events and look for us at the Water Bureau table. Order a free lead test kit, pick up a faucet aerator, and find out how you or someone you know may qualify for our Financial Assistance program.

2019 Fall Event Schedule

African American Alliance for Homeownership Fair (more information)

Saturday, Oct. 26; Emanuel Hospital Atrium, 2801 N Gantenbein Ave., Portland
Discover first-time homebuying resources and visit with homebuying experts and City agencies. Attend free workshops to help you navigate the homeownership process. We’ll be on hand to help you connect with financial assistance for sewer, stormwater, and water bills and other important information for first-time homebuyers. Learn more on

Fix-It Fairs (more information)

Saturday, Nov. 23; Parkrose High School, 12003 NE Shaver St., Portland
Saturday, Jan. 25; Ockley Green Middle School, 6031 N Montana Ave., Portland
Saturday, Feb. 29; Floyd Light Middle School, 10800 SE Washington St., Portland
A Fix-It Fair is a free event with exhibits and workshops that cover topics including water and energy savings, food and nutrition, recycling, home weatherization, gardening and growing food, yard care and composting, and transportation. Learn more about what’s available at Fix-It Fair events.

We will be on hand with home water quality testing information, water-saving give aways, and more! Plus, we’ll be hosting three public workshops:

Saving Water Makes Cents

Learn where Portland gets its water and how you can save water and money at home. Find tips for managing your water and sewer costs while being a good steward of our water supply. Get free water conservation devices, including a showerhead.

Water Quality & Home Plumbing Maintenance

Learn how to protect your family from lead in your home’s water and receive a free test kit. Get tips for maintaining your water heater, troubleshooting low water pressure, and addressing other important drinking water quality issues.


Ahorra Agua y Dinero en Casa

Obtén información acerca de dónde Portland obtiene su agua y cómo puedes ahorrar agua y dinero en tu hogar. Encuentra consejos para manejar tus costos de agua y alcantarillado mientras administras tu suministro de agua apropiadamente. ¡Los participantes obtendrán dispositivos de conservación de agua, incluyendo un cabezal de ducha!


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