Posted on Tuesday, March 08, 2022 09:16 AM
Residents are advised that website maintenance is scheduled on Tuesday, March 8, 2022 at 10:00 p.m. for approximately four hours. The website will not be available while maintenance is taking place. Thank you for your patience as we work to upgrade our site.
Posted on Wednesday, March 02, 2022 03:59 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, March 1, 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.
The following are highlights from the Council Meeting.
Mayor statement on Ukraine crisis
At the beginning of Council, Mayor Sanderson provided a statement...
Posted on Wednesday, March 02, 2022 02:07 PM
During the spring thaw, most rural roads become too soft to withstand the weight of a fully loaded truck, regardless of the number of axles.
To reduce damage to our roads during this time of year, weight restrictions of five tonnes per axle (half-loads) on all rural roads within the Municipality of Port Hope are imposed from March 1 to April 30, 2022.
The restriction timeline may be altered as conditions are monitored.
Please check with Northumberland County for any weight restrictions that may apply...
Posted on Wednesday, March 02, 2022 09:24 AM
At the Council meeting on Tuesday, March 1, 2022, Mayor Sanderson made the following statement regarding the ongoing crisis in Ukraine:
“In light of the recent and tragic events taking place in Ukraine, the Municipality of Port Hope joins national and international leaders in denouncing political aggression. Our thoughts are with the hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians who have been displaced and are seeking refuge. We applaud the humanitarian relief efforts made by our Provincial and...
Posted on Wednesday, February 23, 2022 02:08 PM
Residents are advised that during today’s routine sanitary sewer repair on Walton Street, staff determined that more extensive repair is required. A temporary road closure on Walton Street, from Pine Street to Brown Street is in place until approximately 6:00 p.m. The repair work will not affect sanitary sewer / water usage.
Thank you for your patience and understanding.