Caledon Community Collaborative to host first community webinar February 25

This article, from February 23, has details about an upcoming webinar hosted by Caledon Community Collaborative regarding the lands at 60 Caledon Ave.

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The Caledon Community Collaborative, the collaboration between Hamilton East Kiwanis Non-Profit Homes and Victoria Park Community Homes, are holding their first webinar about the 60 Caledon Ave. lands on February 25th at noon.

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Take part in the Bay Area Climate Forum

This article, from February 23, has details on you can participate in the upcoming Bay Area Climate Forum taking place on March 9th.

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The Bay Area Climate Forum is the #1 annual event focused on climate action in the Hamilton-Burlington Bay Area. This year’s theme is “Around the Kitchen Table: Discussing Climate Change with others.”

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7-Eleven applying to AGCO to allow for in-store liquor sales

This article, from February 23, has details on 7-Eleven locations, including one in Ward 8, applying for in-store liquor licences.

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With recent news that over 60 7/11 stores across the province have applied for licences to the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario to allow for in-store consumption of beer and wine, the Ward 8 office wanted to inform residents in Centremount and across the ward about these new developments.

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COVID-19 Vaccination Program Update

This article from February 19 has updated information on local vaccination rollout.

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Dr. Elizabeth Richardson, Hamilton’s Medical Officer of Health, updated the Board of Health Committee with the updated vaccination plan for vulnerable residents and front-line workers.

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COVID one-stop “concierge service” launched to help Hamilton businesses

This article from February 18 has details on the new COVID concierge, designed to help local small business owners.

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With COVID-19 continuing to impact small businesses across the city, the Hamilton, Stoney Creek and Flamborough Chambers of Commerce have come together, with the City of Hamilton, to create the Hamilton COVID Concierge for Business.

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COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic launching March 1st

This article from February 18 has details on the expansion of the vaccination program at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton – West 5th Campus.

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Hamilton’s local vaccination program will be expanding dramatically come March 1st, as St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton’s (SJHH) West 5th Campus will be hosting a large-scale vaccination centre.

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Hamilton Public Health Services launches ‘Virtual Assistant’ to help with case management and contact tracing for COVID-19

This article from February 16, has information on the City’s new virtual assistant to help with COVID-19 contact tracing.

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The City of Hamilton is launching a “Virtual Assistant”, designed to help Public Health Services with its COVID case management and contact tracing.

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Vaccinations underway at St. Elizabeth Retirement Residence

This article, from February 15, has an update on the vaccine role out at St. Elizabeth Retirement Residence.

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Some positive news out of Ward 8 this week, with residents at St. Elizabeth Retirement Residence receiving their first doses of the COVID vaccine.

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Hamilton returning to the Red

This article, from February 12, has information on the City of Hamilton re-entering the Red-Control category as of Feb. 16, 2021.

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With the provincial government moving many regions; including Hamilton, back into the Red-Control and easing COVID-19 restrictions – the City of Hamilton has provided an update to the community with what that means.

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City launches “Budget 101”

This article, from February 11, contains details on a new FAQ page available to residents to better understand the budgetary process.

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With budget season in full swing, the City has launched an important and informative web page designed to answer your questions about the City’s 2021 municipal budget.

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