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Hamilton Conservation Areas Photo Contest

Hamilton Conservation Areas Photo Contest Hamilton Conservation Authority invites photographers to enter the 2019 Hamilton Conservation Areas Photo Contest. Explore Hamilton’s conservation areas and submit your photos reflecting any Hamilton conservation area, natural area or trail in any season, involving any HCA-sanctioned activity for a chance to win over $3000 worth of prizes!  Submit your…
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Grounds Maintenance: Confederation Beach Park

Grounds MaintenanceThis position assists in the maintenance of the grounds and pool/beach areas, including collecting litter, cleaning washrooms, cutting grass, operating small power equipment, including weed-whips, leaf-blowers and pressure-washers. This position also requires a valid class G driver’s license. Starting rate is minimum wage. This position is a full-time seasonal position for the summer and…
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HCA Board appoints Councillor Lloyd Ferguson as the new Chair

Councillor Lloyd Ferguson was acclaimed the new Chair of the Hamilton Conservation Authority Board of Directors during its annual general meeting, June 6th. Santina Moccio was elected Vice-Chair. The 11-member HCA Board is composed of representatives appointed by the municipalities within the Hamilton Conservation Authority watershed; 10 from the City of Hamilton and one from…
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Safety near escarpment areas

Safety Near Escarpment Areas Posted on May 28, 2019 On the late evening of Friday, May 24, 2019, a male slipped and fell from Dundas Peak.  The rope rescue units of the Hamilton Fire Department responded, but the man had no vital signs.  On February 21, 2019, three hikers were also rescued from the side…
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