MEDIA ADVISORY: Council Inauguration

print-logo November 23, 2018

Municipality of Port Hope Council Inauguration to take place December 4

MEDIA ADVISORY

Friday, November 23, 2018 - Port Hope, ON

Members of the media and the community are invited and encouraged to attend the inauguration ceremony of the Municipality of Port Hope Council on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at Town Hall (56 Queen Street, Port Hope).

At the ceremony, each Councillor will be sworn-in by the Municipal Clerk, and will recite the Declaration of Office for the upcoming Council term. In accordance with the Municipal Procedural By-law, the Deputy Mayor will then be appointed by a Council vote. Following the swearing-in ceremony, Mayor Sanderson will give his inaugural address and formal congratulations will be extended by the local Member of Parliament and Member of Provincial Parliament.

Immediately following, a small reception will be held and members of the public will have the opportunity to meet the new Council.

Regular Council and Committee of the Whole meetings will resume, on Tuesday, December 18, which will be the last Council meeting before the holiday break. The first Council Meeting of the New Year is scheduled for Tuesday, January 15, 2019.

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For more information, please contact:
Kate Ingram, Communications / Community Engagement Coordinator
905-885-4544 x2248
kingram@porthope.ca