Category Archives: Current HCA News

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Films in the Forest Returns!

Films in the Forest Returns! Bring your family, friends, chairs and blankets to sit under the stars and enjoy some new family films   this summer at the Hamilton Conservation Authority! Films in the Forest returns this summer to Fifty Point and Valens Lake Conservation Areas. HCA will be screening four films in our conservation areas…
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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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Leash laws to be enforced in Conservation Areas

Leash laws to be enforced in Conservation Areas Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 Hamilton Conservation Areas are active places in the spring season as many different user groups head out to enjoy the warmer weather.  Dog-walking is one of the many activities that users of our conservation areas enjoy. HCA welcomes dog owners and…
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