Posted on Thursday, December 23, 2021 11:55 AM
At their final meeting of the year, Municipality of Port Hope Council approved the 2022 Operating and Capital budgets.
“This budget shows investments in areas important to the community,” explains Bob Sanderson, Mayor of the Municipality of Port Hope. “Council and staff remained aware of the fiscal challenges of the global pandemic, that are still ongoing in our community and maintained a fiscally responsible approach, while supporting the goals of the Strategic Plan.”
The 2022 budget...
Posted on Saturday, December 18, 2021 08:00 AM
On December 10, 2021, the provincial government announced they are taking action to protect against the Omicron variant. Some of the announced changes affect the regulations in our recreational facilities:
Youth aged 12 to 17
As of December 20, 2021, youth aged 12 to 17 years will be required to show a valid proof of vaccination if participating in organized sports at recreational facilities. This new mandate will affect our Jack Burger Sports Complex and Town Park Recreation Centre.
Posted on Friday, December 17, 2021 09:24 AM
The Municipality of Port Hope is pleased to announce that Todd Davis has been hired for the Director, Planning and Development position, following the retirement of former Director, Tom Dodds.
“Mr. Davis is a welcome addition to our team,” notes David Smith, Chief Administrative Officer of the Municipality of Port Hope. “As a Northumberland County resident for decades and with both private and public sector experience, he is well connected with our community.”
Mr. Davis’ career began...
Posted on Thursday, December 16, 2021 09:29 AM
Administrative office holiday hours will take effect beginning on Friday, December 24, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. and will resume on Tuesday, January 4, 2022, at their regular office hours.
During this time, municipal administrative offices remain closed and administrative staff services will not be available.
For urgent services related to water or roads, call 905-885-2431 and press * to reach our after-hours emergency line.
Municipal transit will be operating on holiday hours, beginning on...
Posted on Wednesday, December 15, 2021 04:26 PM
Municipality of Port Hope Community Development Director Tom Dodds has announced his plans to retire at the end of 2021.
“It is my good fortune to conclude a 40-year career here in Port Hope,” remarks Mr. Dodds. “The Port Hope community is an extraordinary community with a legendary history and a highly engaged citizenry, who demand public transparency and get it. All of these are hallmarks of a healthy, vibrant community. It has been my privilege to serve it”
Mr. Dodds joined the Municipality...