Posted on Thursday, March 11, 2021 08:46 AM
The Government of Canada has designated Thursday, March 11, 2021 as a National Day of Observance for those who have died of COVID-19.
To date, more than 22,000 Canadians have died and over 800,000 have been infected by the virus.
In honour of the National Day of Observance, the flags at Town Hall have been lowered to the half mast position today.
For more details about the National Day of Observance for COVID-19 victims, read the full statement from the Government of Canada.
Posted on Tuesday, March 09, 2021 02:13 PM
On Monday, March 8, 2021, Port Hope, along with all of Northumberland County, was moved into the Yellow-Protect Zone of the Provincial COVID Response Framework. As such, Parks, Recreation and Culture staff have reviewed current protocols and updated arena operations.
Spectators permitted for Minor Hockey and Figure Skating
Spectators are now permitted inside the arena, along with accompanying guardians, for minor sports bookings (Minor hockey and figure skating only).
Space is still limited. Please...
Posted on Monday, March 08, 2021 09:59 AM
The Climate Change Working Group for the Municipality of Port Hope, in collaboration with graduate students and faculty from McMaster University, is seeking input through a comprehensive survey from residents and stakeholders to help inform a Climate Change Action Plan for the Municipality.
The purpose of the survey, which was developed by McMaster’s graduate students and faculty from the W. Booth School of Engineering Practice and Technology, is to gather local information and insights about climate...
Posted on Friday, March 05, 2021 03:50 PM
Residents are advised that the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) has scheduled a Case Management Conference by video for the Penryn Mason Homes Inc. Phase 5 LPAT Appeal.
The Case Management Conference date is Friday, May 28, 2021.
Details about the Case Management Conference are posted on our Current Planning Applications page.
Questions about this appeal must be directed to the Tribunal Case Coordinator: Ben Bath at Ben.Bath@ontario.ca.
Residents may also visit the LPAT website for more information...
Posted on Wednesday, March 03, 2021 06:58 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 2, 2021. The agendas and staff reports are available on the Council Portal. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this meeting was held electronically via video conference.
Sidewalk patio extension and Ganny Weekend celebration
Council authorized the adjustment of the start of the Sidewalk Patio Extensions License timeframe to April 1 for 2021.
COVID-19 - Important Notice:
Precautions are in place to help prevent the spread of COVID-19
Service information on some pages may not be accurate during this time. Please refer to our COVID-19 Updates page for service changes.