MEDIA ADVISORY: 65 Ward Street Agreement to be Considered at Council

print-logo September 11, 2019

Agreement for 65 Ward Street to be Considered at September 17 Meeting of Council

MEDIA ADVISORY

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - Port Hope, ON

Members of the media and the community are advised that, as stated by Mayor Sanderson at the September 3, 2019 Council Meeting, a Staff Report and a By-Law to execute an agreement between the Municipality of Port Hope and Southbridge Care Homes will be presented at the September 17, 2019 Council Meeting, for consideration by Council.

The proposed Agreement, to be authorized by the Mayor and the Clerk and executed by By-law, is consistent with the Council direction received April 2, 2019, to develop an agreement between the Municipality of Port Hope and Southbridge Care Homes to ensure that certain development approvals, permits and related matters have been obtained and completed prior to the withdrawal of the Notice of Intention to Designate 65 Ward Street.

The Resolution further states that upon the terms of the agreement being satisfied, Staff be directed to seek Council authorization to publish a Notice of Withdrawal of the Intention to Designate 65 Ward Street, in accordance with Section 29 of the Ontario Heritage Act.

As is the usual practice, the agenda for the September 17, 2019 Council Meeting will be posted on the Municipal Council Portal on the afternoon of Friday, September 13 at https://porthope.civicweb.net/Portal/

Inquiries can be forwarded to the Municipal Clerk’s Office at 905-885-4544.

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For more information, please contact:
Kate Ingram, Communications / Community Engagement Coordinator
905-885-4544 x2248
kingram@porthope.ca