Fall Compost Giveaway

This post, from September 28, has information on a free compost giveaway taking place at Turner Park on October 9.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The City of Hamilton will be hosting a compost giveaway at Turner Park this October after this Spring’s event was cancelled due to the pandemic.

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Applications now being accepted for Placemaking Grant Pilot Program

This post, from September 24, has information on the Placemaking Grant Pilot Program.

The City of Hamilton will be opening the Placemaking Grant Pilot Program to new applications from groups of residents and local non-profit organizations starting September 24.

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Mobile vaccine clinics update

This post, from September 24, has details on numerous mobile vaccine clinics which will be stationed around the city – including Ward 8.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The City of Hamilton continues to push to vaccinate all members of the community, and are offering a number of mobile vaccine clinics around the city including a few in Ward 8.

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Automated Speed Enforcement to continue throughout Hamilton

This article, from September 21, has details on the graduation of the Automated Speed Enforcement system from pilot program to a fully operational one.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The City of Hamilton’s┬ápublic works committee voted Monday to continue automated speed enforcement from a one-year pilot program to a permanent roadway safety program.

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Rental Licensing By-law given final go-ahead

This article has information on the Rental Licensing By-Law, which was given the final go-ahead by the planning committee on September 21.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

A two-year pilot project to license rental landlords in Wards 1, 8 and 14 has been approved by planning committee, setting the stage to start the pilot project.

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Upper James Street to get floral planters for pedestrian-friendly roadway project

This article, from September 21, contains more information on the introduction of floral planters along the northern portion of Upper James St.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

As mentioned in the last newsletter, Upper James Street will be installing floral planters for a more pedestrian-friendly roadway.

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Vaccine verification requirements for recreational services

This post, from September 20, has details on vaccine verification requirements for municipal services, as well as how the HPL can help you print and laminate your proof of vaccination.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

As of 12:01 AM on September 22, Ontario residents will be required to show proof of vaccination to participate in recreational activities. Find out more about what is required, and how the Hamilton Public Library can be of service for printing/laminating of your proof of vaccination.

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Stay off the tracks! City of Hamilton reminding residents to be cautious during Rail Safety Week

This post, from September 20, has safety tips as we enter Rail Safety Week.

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Rail Safety is a reminder for residents to keep safe, while enjoying activities near rail lines located in and around the city.

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2022 Heritage Classic to be held in Hamilton

This post, from September 18, contains information on the upcoming NHL Heritage Classic, which will feature the Buffalo Sabres and Toronto Maple Leafs at Tim Hortons Field.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Some exciting news for hockey fans, as the City has been chosen by the National Hockey League to host the upcoming Heritage Classic at Tim Hortons Field on March 22nd, 2022.

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Pathway improvements slated for 3 Ward 8 parks

This article, from September 14, has information on a motion, which if passed, would provide much needed pathway improvements for 3 Ward 8 parks.

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Three Ward 8 parks will be receiving park pathway improvements thanks to the Ward 8 Special Capital ReInvestment Reserve Fund, ensuring the safety and connectivity of all pathway users.

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