New HSR Schedule Beginning December 27

This article, from November 24, includes details about schedule changes to routes, as well as information about the HSR’s holiday service schedule.

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Beginning Sunday, December 27, schedule updates are being introduced by the HSR.

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With the Holidays Approaching, Neighbour to Neighbour Could Use Some Support

This article, from November 23, contains information about how you can help Neighbour to Neighbour this holiday season.

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Neighbour to Neighbour Centre, Hamilton Mountain’s only social service and emergency food support organization, is seeking a little extra help as demand continues to rise for their services.

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Help Make Your Home More Energy Efficient with Green Venture’s Energy Audit

This article, from November 22, has details about a home energy audit workshop hosted by Green Venture.

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Green Venture, whose goal is to empower Hamiltonians to implement greener practices in their homes and communities to make our city a climate champion, is hosting an Energy Audit Workshop this Wednesday, November 25.

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Chedoke Creek spill update

This article, from November 21, has the latest details about the Chedoke Creek spill.

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 The City of Hamilton received word today of an additional Provincial Officer’s Order from the Ministry of the Environment, Conservation & Parks (MECP) related to the events surrounding the Chedoke Creek spill.

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City Seeking Input from Albion Falls Visitors

This article, from November 19, contains details about a City survey about Albion Falls and resident experiences visiting the site.

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Are you an avid explorer? Do you love visiting the many waterfalls around the city? Bruce Trail addiction? The City of Hamilton is looking for individuals like you to participate in its Albion Falls survey, aimed at understanding your visiting experiences.

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2019 Our City Survey Results Released

This article, from November 19, has the latest details about the release of the City of Hamilton’s latest Our City Survey.

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The second annual Our City Survey was released on November 18, which helps the City of Hamilton understand how residents felt about a broad range of municipal services, value for tax dollars as well as understanding quality of life and well-being.

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Towne Place Suites Opens Newest Hotel on Hamilton Mountain

This article, from November 18, has information on Ward 8’s newest hotel.

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Towne Place Suites, located at 1195 Upper James Street, opened its doors on November 17 becoming the newest business to establish itself in Ward 8. The hotel, which is pet-friendly, features 125 rooms, including 12 which are accessible and is aimed at extended stay travellers.

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Introducing the Southam Park Master Plan

This article, from November 17, has details on the Southam Park Master Plan as well as a brief overview of the historic property.

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With work almost completed on the Claremount Access, as well as the long anticipated Jay Keddy Trail, the City of Hamilton is moving its focus to Southam Park.

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Hamilton in the red: what it means for you

This article from November 16 has details about Hamilton being moved to the “control” category, or red, by the provincial government and what it means for you and your household.

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As of Monday, November 16, the City of Hamilton has been moved to the “control”, or red category, of the Provincial COVID-19 Framework. This post will contain details about what that means.

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Capt. Cornelius forest receiving some needed TLC from the Hamilton Naturalists’ Club

This article, from November 16, has details about a special project the Hamilton Naturalists’ Club is undertaking in Capt. Cornelius Park.

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Volunteers from the Hamilton Naturalists’ Club were in the Rolston neighbourhood recently, focusing their efforts on the invasive buckthorn shrubs.

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