Hamilton Police Offer Tips for the Holiday Season

This article, from December 10, has a number of tips for residents this holiday season.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Whether you are out shopping for gifts or shopping from home, the Hamilton Police Service is offering tips for residents, to protect yourself from potential fraud and theft.

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Ward 8 Community Safety Meeting Available Here

This article, from November 30, contains a recording of the Ward 8 Community Safety Meeting held on November 26, 2020.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

On November 26, Ward 8 residents from the Rolston neighbourhood took part in a virtual safety meeting with Councillor John-Paul Danko and Acting Sgt. Rodgers of the Hamilton Police.

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Community Safety Meeting this Thursday

This article, from November 24, contains details about an upcoming Community Safety Meeting hosted by the Ward 8 Office.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The Ward 8 office, along with members of the Hamilton Police, will be hosting a virtual community meeting for residents of Ward 8, most notably the Rolston area, who have seen an increase in criminal activity over the past few months this coming Thursday.

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Hamilton Police investigating shooting incidents on the Mountain

This article, from November 2, includes details of a targeted shooting which took place October 31 in the Limeridge W. area.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Hamilton Police are investigating multiple shootings on the Mountain this past weekend. One shooting, which the Hamilton Police say was targeted, occurred in the area of Limeridge Road West and Britten Close.

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Hamilton Police investigating shots fired in the Garth and Limeridge area

This article, from September 29, contains details of a recent targeted shooting in the Garth/Limeridge area.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Hamilton Police have launched an investigation following a targeted shooting in the area of Garth Street and Limeridge Road West.

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City launches 12-month pilot of Automated Speed Enforcement in school zones and community safety zones

This article, from September 23, includes a media release about a 12-month pilot of Automated Speed Enforcement in school zones and community safety zones across the city.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Back in July, the Ward 8 Office brought you details about a pilot-project the City was working on, utilizing automated speed-enforcement cameras in certain hotspots across Hamilton.

Automated Speed Enforcement set to hit city streets

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Investigation after shots fired in Rolston Neighbourhood

This article, from August 18, contains information regarding the recent shooting in Ward 8 and a message from the CEO of CityHousing Hamilton.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Police are investigating an incident in the area of Elgar Avenue and Limeridge Road West, after Hamilton Police received reports of shots being fired in the area on Sunday evening.

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August 11: Updates from the City of Hamilton

This article, from August 11, contains a few notable updates including the resumption of the on-street and over-night parking by-law which will be re-enforced starting next week

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The City issued a few updates today, including a notice that on-street and over-night parking by-law will be re-enforced starting next week.

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City launching Sidewalk Snow Clearing Survey

This article, from August 10, contains details about the City’s launching of the Sidewalk Snow Clearing Survey.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Although we are still dealing with the August heat, the City of Hamilton is looking forward to the snow and ice we will be dealing with in a few months time.

With sidewalk snow clearing a hot topic of debate during the latter stages of 2019 into early 2020, the City is seeking out resident feedback to help measure and better understand the needs and wishes of residents related to sidewalk snow clearing during the winter months.

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Is speeding a concern in your neighbourhood?

This article, from August 4, contains information related to an increase in aggressive driving in residential neighbourhoods and a message from Councillor Danko.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

One concern from residents that we hear regularly about at the Ward 8 office is speeding in residential neighbourhoods, putting many at risk.

We’ve had an increase of reports of local drivers speeding during the pandemic, as there are fewer cars on the road and it seems some are taking advantage of that fact.

Below we’ve provided information on who to call when you encounter aggressive/speeding drivers and also a message from Councillor John-Paul Danko on an initiative he has started with Traffic Operations regarding the addressing of Neighbourhood Traffic Calming.

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