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Employment Opportunity: Heavy Equipment Operator / Truck Driver

Hamilton Conservation Authority (HCA) currently has the following casual 50-week employment opportunity: Heavy Equipment Operator / Truck Driver Position Description: The position is part of our Capital Projects division undertaking all designated capital works for HCA with a focus to ensure safe facilities/trails, enhance revenue generation abilities and maintain infrastructure.  The position is part of…
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Funding Available for Access to Outdoor Education

Funding Available for Access to Outdoor Education The Hamilton Conservation Authority (HCA) and Hamilton Conservation Foundation are pleased to offer the 2017 Access to Outdoor Education Transportation Grant for At Risk and Inner City schools participating in the HCA’s Outdoor Environmental Education Programs. The Access to Outdoor Education Transportation Grant is an initiative of the…
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NEW! MEC Snowshoe and Ski Rental Days

Try something new this winter! HCA has teamed up with MEC to have rentals available on select dates at both Dundas Valley and Christie Lake. MEC will have on the spot cross country ski and snowshoe equipment rentals available from 10am to 3pm. Last rental is at 2pm. Dates and locations below. Christie Lake at…
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Ice Fishing on Valens Lake Now Open

Cold temperatures have finally arrived and Valens Lake is open as of January 7 for on ice activities.  There is currently 7.5" of solid ice on the lake. The lake is open for ice fishing, and with the lack of snowfall is perfect for skating! Please note, the ice skating trail loop is currently closed…
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