Per Manager Sam Sutherland
The Portsmouth Municipal Building will be closing to the public each work day at 2:00 p.m. until further notice.
This measure is being taken as a precaution until some relief is gained from the COVID-19. This measure is in conjunction with the Portsmouth Municipal Courts. They are asking that the public to come between the hours of 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.
He has also approved the closure of pedestrian traffic to the Portsmouth Water Works/Public Utilities office at 605 Washington Street Portsmouth, Ohio. If you need to make a payment to your water bill, we ask that you use one of the following measures:
* Use the drop box located next to the front door of the building.
* Call 740-354-7515, Option 1
* Log onto www.portsmouthoh.org, click the "Pay Online" tab, follow the prompts to pay.
* Mail the payment to the address on the utility bill.
**If you need to sign up for water service or disconnect current service, please call the office and hit option #2 during the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. **