Posted on Friday, September 23, 2022 04:59 PM
For the last number of months, misinformation about the remediation at Lions Recreation Centre Park (Lions Park) continues to circulate in our community. Whether you support the initiative or not, you need to have complete information based on facts. You are always encouraged to look for source information.
The following is a list of some of the key facts related to this project.
- FACT: The contamination in the soil at Lions Park is hazardous industrial waste.
- The levels of waste found are well...
Posted on Thursday, September 22, 2022 03:00 PM
Residents are advised that Municipal staff will be flushing the fire hydrants as part of a standard maintenance program. Residents are asked to refrain from doing laundry on the following dates and times, as water may be at lower pressure than normal and rust may occur:
Dates: October 3 to November 11, 2022 - Weekdays (Monday to Friday)
West Side of Ganaraska River - Mornings - 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
East Side of Ganaraska River - Afternoons - 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Posted on Thursday, September 22, 2022 08:56 AM
Below is a summary of key items discussed at the Municipality of Port Hope Council meeting held on Tuesday, September 20, 2022. The agendas and staff reports are available on the Agendas and Minutes page of our website.
The following are highlights from the Council Meeting.
Strategic Plan update
CAO, David Smith provided an update to Council regarding the Strategic Plan. As part of the 2022 budget approval, Council invested over $4M in various activities supporting the plan and to...
Posted on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 01:08 PM
Applications are now open for the Community Grant and Donations Program. These programs are designed to assist non-profit community organizations and registered charities in Port Hope.
Community grants help non-profit organizations and registered charities fund local events, programs, and services. These applications are for $1,000 or more. If you are requesting a smaller amount, you will need to apply for a Donation. The deadline for this year’s application is Friday, October 7,...
Posted on Friday, September 16, 2022 10:52 AM
Public engagement is now underway for the upcoming Economic Development Strategic Plan. This plan will provide guidance to retain and attract new investment, job creation, and wealth generation in Port Hope over the next five to 10 years. The Municipality is offering the opportunity for residents, entrepreneurs, etc. to engage and offer their insight into the development of this strategic plan.
In May 2022, the Municipality contracted Mellor Murray Consulting Ltd. for the Economic Development Strategic...