Special Council Meeting - January 26

Posted on Friday, January 22, 2021 10:34 AM

Residents are advised that a Special Council Meeting will take place on Tuesday, January 26, 2021, beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Council will move into a closed meeting, in accordance with the Municipal Act, regarding a matter pertaining to personal matters about identifiable individuals, including municipal or local board employees - Section 239 (2)(b) - (CAO / Organizational Performance Goals).

The meeting agenda is available on the Council Portal

Please email the Clerk's office for questions. 

Leisure Services Master Plan

Posted on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 03:01 PM

The 2021 draft Leisure Services Master Plan is open for public review and comment.

The 2010 Municipal Leisure Services Master Plan (LSMP) has reached its 10-year lifespan and over 90% of the strategies and priorities are completed or ongoing as best practices.

In 2020, the Municipality initiated the development of a second-generation LSMP. The 2021 Plan is intended to guide decision-making by staff, Council, and partners through recommendations related to policies, service areas, and provision targets...

Knoxville Cemetery

Posted on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 11:07 AM

The Municipality of Port Hope is in the process of assuming ownership and operation of Knoxville Cemetery and has submitted By-laws to the Registrar of the Funeral, Burial, and Cremation Services Act 2002. Any interested parties may contact Corporate Services by email or telephone at (905) 885-4544 to request copies of the By-law amendments.

These By-laws are subject to the approval of the Registrar, Funeral, Burial, and Cremation Services Act, 2002. Telephone: Bereavement Authority of...

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...