The Municipality of Port Hope Municipal Council’s Inauguration Ceremony was Tuesday evening (Dec 4).
Council Members include Re-Elected Mayor Bob Sanderson, Newly elected on Tuesday evening, Deputy Mayor Les Andrews, and the Councillors for Ward 1 include Re-Elected Jeff Lees, Laurie Carr and Wendy Meadows. And for Ward 2 newly elected Councillors include John Bickle and Vicki Mink.
Mayor Bob Sanderson, talked about some of his promise to resolve issues that are brought to this council.
Les Andrews was elected as a Councillor and Tuesday evening was elected as Deputy Mayor.
Andrews spoke with us about his excitement.
MPP David Piccini was in attendance and had these words for the new council.
And on behalf of MP Kim Rudd, Rudd’s Communications Director, Jamie Simmons, also had some words for the new council.
Laurie Carr unfortunately recently lost her voice so we sat down with Jeff Lees instead – Lees says he’s ready to continue as a Councillor.
We also sat down with Councillor Wendy Meadows.
And for Ward 2 newly elected Councillors include John Bickle and Vicki Mink.
Councillor Bickle is excited to get started.
Councillor Mink says she’ll be representing the rural community, among other issues that arise.
This Council will serve from now until 2022.