Posted on Thursday, April 21, 2022 04:29 PM
Residents are advised that a Special Meeting of Council will be held on Tuesday, April 26, 2022, at 6:30 p.m. for Council to consider changes to the delivery of animal control services in the Municipality of Port Hope.
At the meeting, Council will consider a By-law to dissolve the current Joint Animal Control Municipal Services Board (JACMSB) and a transfer of animal care responsibilities and real property to the Northumberland Humane Society. A proposed animal control services agreement between...
Posted on Thursday, April 07, 2022 12:37 PM
Below is a summary of key items discussed at the Municipality of Port Hope Council and Committee of the Whole Meetings held on Tuesday, April 5, 2022. The agendas and staff reports are available on the Agendas and Minutes page of our website. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this meeting was held electronically via video conference.Council Meeting:
The following are highlights from the Council Meeting.Use of corporate resources for Election purposes
Council approved the new Use of Corporate Resources...
Posted on Friday, April 01, 2022 12:17 PM
Friday, April 1, 2022
For Immediate Release
The Municipality received notification from Ontario Power Generation (OPG) that the province has stopped the sale of the Wesleyville lands in the Municipality of Port Hope from proceeding.
This notification is a last-minute change and was unexpected for Council and staff, who have been preparing for the closing of the sale, which was scheduled for Thursday, March 31, 2022.
In their letter, the province advised that the lands merit assessment by a newly...
Posted on Friday, March 25, 2022 04:03 PM
At the Committee of the Whole meeting on Tuesday, March 15, Works and Engineering Committee considered a report recommending several speed reduction measures. The proposed amendments to the Traffic and Parking By-law include the following speed reductions.Proposed Amendments Prescribed Speed Limits
The below speed reduction changes are being proposed:Current 80km/hr zone to be reduced to 50km/hr Rural areas:
- Cranberry Road from Dale Road to the 401 overpass/existing 50 km/hr
- Deerpark Rd From County...
Posted on Thursday, March 24, 2022 04:20 PM
Residents are advised that a Special Council Meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 29, 2022, beginning at 5:30 p.m. via web conference.
Council will move into a closed session in accordance with the provisions of the Municipal Act, 2001, S.O., c.25 in order to address matters pertaining to a proposed or pending acquisition or disposition of land for municipal or local board - Section 239 (2)(c) along with the receiving of advice that is subject to solicitor-client privilege, including...