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BURN BAN LIFTED

August 22, 2016

PORT HOPE, ON - Port Hope Fire and Emergency Services Department has advised that the burn ban on open-air fires issued on July 6, 2016 has been lifted for the rural area. With the changes in local conditions and close evaluation of the information…

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MUNICIPALITY TO APPEAL COURT DECISION ON $10 MILLION RURAL LLRW FUND

July 20, 2016

The Municipality of Port Hope will appeal the recent Ontario Superior Court of Justice judgment in the case of Angus & Ross v The Corporation of the Municipality of Port Hope regarding the $10 million rural LLRW fund. Mayor Bob Sanderson…

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HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT

July 13, 2016

A heat warning has been issued by Environment Canada for Northumberland County, with maximum temperatures of 30 to 33 degrees and humidex values in the mid to high thirties. Public cooling stations in the Municipality of Port Hope are available…

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COURT DECISION ON $10 MILLION RURAL LLRW FUND

July 08, 2016

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice recently provided a judgment in the case of Angus & Ross v The Corporation of the Municipality of Port Hope regarding the $10 million rural LLRW fund.  “This issue dates back to the time…

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BURN BAN IN EFFECT

July 06, 2016

Port Hope, ON – July 6, 2016 – A burn ban is currently in effect for the Municipality of Port Hope. Until further notice, burning is prohibited throughout the Municipality. No permits for Open Air Burning will be activated. Property…

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