July 27, 2020

This spring, Westport in Bloom members shared their gardening knowledge and landscaping gifts at the spring. They redesigned the gardens including building a new pollinator garden and covered the full cost of the project.  If you are not certain of  the “what” and “why...

July 22, 2020

I want to provide you with an update on the tendering for the Bedford St reconstruction.  The tenders were opened on July 8th.  On the advice of our legal counsel, Council decided not to award the contract for Bedford St.  The project is grant eligible until 2026 and w...

July 10, 2020

At the July 7 meeting, Council took the very strong step to pass a bylaw that states our commitment to upholding the human rights of individuals, empowering vulnerable communities and fostering a civil society that is committed to the elimination of racism, discriminat...

July 4, 2020

Congratulations to Betty McInnis.  Betty learned that she had been selected as Council’s 2020 Senior of the Year live on our Canada Day Zoom call.  MPP Steve Clark praised Betty for all she does in support of others in the Village.  MP Michael Barrett congratulated Bet...

June 25, 2020

Join Westport Mayor and Council for a ZOOM get together between 9:30 and 10:30 on July 1st.  Westport’s Canada Day ZOOM call will include the announcement of this year’s SENIOR OF THE YEAR.  Always a surprise!  

MPP Steve Cla...

June 22, 2020

For those who have questions regarding musicians performing in hospitality sector outdoor patios, I provide the following information.  The wording in the Regulation is as #1 below – No dancing or singing may be permitted in the outdoor dining area (patio).  

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June 19, 2020

We are putting a few surprises together for Canada Day, including decorating the Village!  Although the bicycle parade, breakfast and fireworks are cancelled this year because of COVID, July 1st is still an important day for Canadians to celebrate.

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June 18, 2020

An agreement has once again been reached between Canada and the United States to keep the border closed to all non-essential or “discretionary” travel for another month.

The extension on the existing agreement means that the border restrictions will stay in place until...