We welcome you to Portsmouth’s website. This website seeks to inform its citizens and others about ongoing projects and events in Portsmouth.
Portsmouth is a small town in the heart of America. We have an volunteer fire department and county sheriff. We provide and invoice monthly for the following services: water, sewer and solid waste.
Tuesday: City council meeting
When: Tuesday (due to Holiday)February 6, 2023 American Legion
Where: American Legion
Holiday Lighting Contest: Winner - $100.00
Reminder: Burn pile is only for yard waste. No construction waste. Only to be used by people living inside the city limits (tax payers)
The city of Portsmouth supports fair housing practices. Call 712-743-2044 if you have any fair housing concerns
Please do not blow grass clipping and leaves into the street/gutters. This causes a safety issue (slippery) and a maintenance issue as it clogs the gutters. It is against the city ordinance to blow lawn debree into the street/gutters. Please be courteous.
There is a 5 ton weight limits on all streets except 2nd Street. This is a farm to market road.