Delicious Dates To Go

Posted on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 08:32 AM

Stay cozy and safe at home this winter and celebrate local food at its best with Delicious Dates To Go, a prix fixe menu offer available at a range of local eateries for take-out or delivery.

“Amid the current challenges brought on by the global pandemic, this is another great opportunity to support our local restaurants and eateries,” explains Bob Sanderson, Mayor of the Municipality of Port Hope. “Many of our local businesses have done a tremendous job of pivoting their operations...

Civic Awards Nominations Open

Posted on Thursday, January 14, 2021 12:33 PM

Nominations are now open for the Municipality of Port Hope’s Civic Awards Program, an annual initiative that provides recognition for outstanding achievements and contributions to the community.

“The Civic Awards program provides an opportunity for the Municipality to publicly recognize the talents and efforts of our community members,” notes Bob Sanderson, Mayor of the Municipality of Port Hope. “In a community the size of Port Hope, volunteerism is what enables so many projects and...

COVID-19 Update 21

Posted on Thursday, January 14, 2021 09:56 AM

On Tuesday, January 12, 2021, the Ontario Government declared a state of emergency and issued a Stay-at-Home Order as a result of the increase in COVID-19 infections provincially and to prevent the further spread of the virus. In response to the new measures directed by the Province, Municipal operations will continue as follows:

Staff services and continuity of business

Municipal staff continue to operate under a modified work model. Municipal facilities remain closed to the public and staff members...

Emergency Alert System

Posted on Monday, January 11, 2021 02:14 PM

Public safety officials in the Municipality of Port Hope announce that Rave Mobile Emergency Alert is now available to all residents, replacing the previous Rapid Notify system.

Rave Mobile is a free service that allows individuals to receive notifications sent from municipal authorities to stay informed of potentially hazardous situations involving weather, traffic, and other emergencies.

“Rave Mobile strengthens the Municipality’s ability to communicate with residents when it matters...

Council Meeting Highlights - January 5

Posted on Thursday, January 07, 2021 12:10 PM

Below is a summary of key items discussed at the Municipality of Port Hope Council Meeting held on Tuesday, January 5, 2021. The full agenda and staff reports are available on the Council Portal. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this meeting was held electronically via video conference.

Delegation from Port Hope and District Chamber of Commerce

A delegation was made by the Chief Executive Officer of the Port Hope and District Chamber of Commerce on the 2021 – 2024 Strategic Plan.

Staff Reporting Structure