Annual Fall Garden & Mum Show starts this weekend

This post, from October 19, has details on the upcoming Fall Garden & Mum Show, opening this Friday.

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The annual Fall Garden & Mum show is kicking off this Friday, as the renowned floral exhibit will be hosting visitors from October 22 to October 31.

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Making Halloween accessible to everyone

This post, from October 10, has information on making Halloween more accessible for those identifying as having a disability.

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A Ward 8 resident shared with us some tips to have a more accessible Halloween for children who identify as having a disability.

With Halloween a short few weeks away, the Ward 8 office wanted to share this resource for any households who may be interested in hosting a more inclusive Halloween for all.

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Urban Boundary Q&A Review

This post, from October 10, has a video recap of Councillor Danko’s Facebook Live “Urban Boundary Talk” from October 7.

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Last week Ward 8 Councillor John-Paul Danko went live to chat about all things Urban Boundary Review, video of which you can catch below.

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Join Councillor Danko on October 7 on FB Live

This post, from October 4, has details on an upcoming Facebook Live event with Councillor Danko, who will be answering your questions about the upcoming Urban Boundary Review.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The Urban Boundary Review is becoming a hot topic of conversation as of late, and justifiably so. In light of recent developments, Councillor Danko will be holding a Facebook Live event on October 7th at 7pm to answer your questions about the Urban Boundary Review and Hamilton’s anticipated growth.

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Fall Compost Giveaway

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

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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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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.

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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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Hamilton film office nominated for international award

This post, from August 31, has details on the Hamilton Film Office’s nomination for an international award.

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The City’s Film Office has been nominated for the Location Managers Guild International Award for its help facilitating the filming of the second season of the popular Netflix show, the Umbrella Academy.

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City Council approves Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Verification Policy for all City employees

From August 26, this post details Hamilton City Council’s decision to approve a Mandatory Vaccination Verification Policy for all employees.

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In a special council session held on August 26th, councillors approved a Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Verification Policy for all employees.

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