Improvements to take shape at Dr. William Bethune Park

This post, from March 23, has information on upgrades slated for Dr. William Bethune Park.

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Dr. William Bethune Park, located at 60 DiCenzo Drive, is in line for a few upgrades in the coming months.

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Work slated for spring at Ryckmans Park

This post, from March 1, has details on upcoming work at Ryckmans Park.

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After last summer’s new pathway connection and tree planting, more work is slated this spring for the southeastern Ward 8 park.

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A rock-climbing wall at Newlands Park?

This post, from February 8, has information on a proposed rock0climbing structure to be located at Newlands Park.

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Newlands Park in Ward 8 may soon see a unique feature added to its play structure as Cllr. John-Paul Danko is proposing the installation of Hamilton’s first rock-climbing wall at a municipal park.

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Floral planters to be added along section of Upper James St.

This article, from September 14, has information on the installation of planters along sections of Upper James St. north of Fennell Avenue.

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Sections of Upper James Street, north of Fennell Avenue, will see the installation of planters – helping to bring a little colour and a more pedestrian-friendly way of life along Upper James.

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Reminder – Free Shade Trees for Ward 8 Residents!

134 of 200 native shade trees available for free to Ward 8 residents have been spoken for. Don’t miss your last chance to receive your tree – just in time for spring planting!

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The Ward 8 Office has given away 134 of 200 native shade trees made available to Ward 8 residents, just in time for spring planting – now is your last chance to reserve yours while quantities last.

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New Stair Railings To Improve Rolston Community Forest Access

New railings will be installed to improve access to the Captain Cornelius Community Forest thanks to collaboration with Ward 8 & 14 HWDSB Trustee Becky Buck.

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This summer new railings will be installed to improve the accessibility of the concrete steps connecting Rolston Drive to the Rolston Community Forest and Captain Cornelius Park adjacent to Westview Elementary School.

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Councillor John-Paul Danko