Caroline Street Rink

Posted on Wednesday, January 06, 2021 03:14 PM

The Caroline Street outdoor rink relies on mother nature to provide consistent cold weather in order to make ice. The rink does not have a refrigeration system. Our practice is to begin ice making when long range weather forecasts indicate daytime highs of minus eight degrees Celsius or colder for a period of five days or greater. The building of the ice is completed with the help of municipal staff and volunteers. Ice thickness of a minimum one and a half inches is required before the ice surface...

Christmas Tree Pickup

Posted on Tuesday, January 05, 2021 09:32 AM

Residents are advised that Christmas tree pickup will take place in the Municipality from Monday, January 11 to Friday, January 15, 2021. Instructions are provided below for residents who live in the urban area and the rural area.

Urban Residents
  • Please ensure that all nails, metal bases, ornaments, lights, and other decorations are removed from your tree
  • Place your bare Christmas tree at your curbside beginning on Monday, January 11, 2021
  • If you live within the Williamsport Condo Corp. (Fenton...

Municipality Holiday Hours

Posted on Wednesday, December 16, 2020 12:03 PM

Administrative staff holiday hours will take effect beginning on Thursday, December 24 at 12:00 p.m. and will resume on Monday, January 4, 2021 at their regular office hours.

During this time, municipal administrative offices remain closed and administrative staff services will not be available.

When staff services resume in the New Year, administrative buildings will remain closed to the public until further notice, as a result of the global pandemic. These buildings include:

  • Town Hall: 56 Queen...

Site Plan Application: 5316 County Road 28

Posted on Monday, December 07, 2020 03:27 PM

As part of the Municipality’s ongoing efforts to enhance communication with the community, we
are pleased to provide notice of a Site Plan Application from Forbes Bros Ltd. on contract to
Xplornet Communications Inc., on behalf of the owners Yvonne and Peter Vanderwindt., for the
lands municipally known as 5316 County Road 28.

The property is located on a Boundary Road, between the Municipality of Port Hope and Hamilton Township. A sign has also been posted within the lands subject to the...

Tribute - Cormac Kerin

Posted on Friday, December 04, 2020 09:33 AM

With heavy hearts, the Municipality of Port Hope grieves the tragic loss of our young resident Cormac Kerin, whose life was claimed on December 2, 2020, as a result of a motor vehicle accident. We offer our deepest condolences to the Kerin family, as well as Cormac’s friends, classmates, peers and all those impacted by the incident.

“A shocking event of this nature impacts the whole community, as we try to come to terms with this profound loss,” offers Mayor Bob Sanderson. “May we lend our support...