Features & Updates

Work at residential sites

CNL’s contractor is now undertaking construction work at residential properties in Port Hope where historic low-level radioactive waste has been identified.

During this work – which will be ongoing until winter weather arrives –
you may see and/or hear:

  • Installation of construction fencing around the properties and placement of a construction trailer in the vicinity
  • Site preparations including tree clearing/chipping and removal of patio stones, interlocking brick and other hardscape material
  • Removal and/or demolition of sheds, decks, outbuildings and fencing
  • Excavation of soil from yards and backfilling with clean soil

No road closures are expected; however, there may be temporary lane closures in the construction area.

Dust monitoring and noise monitoring will take place during the work.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact CNL’s Port Hope Project Information Exchange at 905.885.0291 or info@phai.ca.

For more project details, visit us online at PHAI.ca or in person at
115 Toronto Road, Port Hope, Monday to Friday, 8:30 – 4:30 p.m.


Emergency preparedness exercise conducted at Port Hope Project LTWMF

12-Sep-2018

As part of the ongoing effort to strengthen emergency preparedness at Port Hope Area Initiative construction and remediation sites, Canadian Nuclear Laboratories conducted an emergency response exercise at the Port Hope Long-Term Waste Management Facility on September 8, 2018.

Emergency Preparedness Exercise

07-Sep-2018

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories, in partnership with local First Responders, is conducting a Port Hope Area Initiative emergency drill on Saturday, September 8, 2018.

Work at residential sites

31-Aug-2018

CNL’s contractor is now undertaking construction work at residential properties in Port Hope where historic low-level radioactive waste has been identified.

PHAI cleanup work begins in Port Hope Harbour

07-Aug-2018

Work to prepare for the removal of contaminated sediment in Port Hope Harbour began last week as part of the Port Hope Area Initiative cleanup of historic low-level radioactive waste.

SAFETY ENHANCEMENTS - Port Hope Harbour and Centre Pier

18-Jul-2018

In preparation for work under the Port Hope Area Initiative and to ensure public safety, contractors working for Canadian Nuclear Laboratories are installing gates, fences and signs to create a construction zone.