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Flood Watch – Lake Ontario Shoreline

Flood Watch – Lake Ontario Shoreline The Hamilton Conservation Authority (HCA) is advising of strong shore-bound winds expected on Saturday and Sunday (October 27 and 28).  There is an increased risk of shoreline erosion and localized flooding along Hamilton’s shoreline, due to storm surge and wave action.  Forecasts anticipate strong sustained winds from the north-east…
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Board of Directors agenda for Nov. 1

AGENDA FOR BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING Thursday, November 1, 2018, at 7 PM Full agenda package 1. CALL TO ORDER - Conley 2. DECLARATIONS OF CONFLICT OF INTEREST 3. APPROVAL OF AGENDA 4. DELEGATIONS 5. CONSENT ITEMS 5.1 Applications – Development, Interference with Wetlands, Alterations to Shorelines and Watercourses 5.2 Approval of Board of Directors…
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Coyotes spotted in Hamilton conservation areas

Coyotes Spotted in Hamilton Conservation Areas Hamilton Conservation Authority (HCA) advises the public that coyotes have been sighted recently in some conservation areas. Coyotes are a natural part of a healthy ecosystem in agricultural and rural areas, but have been known to forage in urban residential areas as well. Habitat in Ontario includes marginal farmland,…
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Waterfall shuttle service runs until October 28

The Waterfall Shuttle will operate weekends and holidays until Sunday October 28, 2018 (weather permitting). The first shuttle will leave Christie Lake at 9:30 AM to travel to Spencer Gorge.  Shuttle service returning to Christie Lake ends at 6:30 p.m.  There is no on-site parking available at Spencer Gorge during shuttle operations, with the exception…
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