Category Archives: News Archive

An archive of all past HCA news

Employment Opportunity: Coordinator of Volunteers – Westfield Heritage Village

Coordinator of Volunteers - Westfield Heritage Village Job Summary: The Coordinator of Volunteers for Westfield Heritage Village will be an important part of a team working together to connect the community to meaningful natural and cultural experiences.  The Coordinator of Volunteers will assist with recruitment, interviews, record keeping, training, scheduling, policy development and recognition of…
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Updated Watershed Conditions Statement: Water Safety

Updated Watershed Conditions Statement (Water Safety) The Hamilton Conservation Authority (HCA) is advising that water levels and flows remain significantly elevated in Spencer Creek, as a result of recent rainfall.  Localized watercourse flooding of low-lying areas that typically flood during higher water levels may still be occurring, particularly in Upper Spencer Creek areas.  However, presently…
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Watershed Conditions Statement (Flood Outlook) – Feb. 22

The Hamilton Conservation Authority (HCA) is advising that significant increases in water levels and flows in the area watercourses may occur as a result of forecasted rain and melting snowpack on Saturday and Sunday (February 23 and 24).  Localized watercourse flooding of low-lying areas that typically flood during higher water levels is also possible. However,…
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Ticks & Lyme Disease

Ticks & Lyme Disease It's that time of year again. The return of warmer weather also brings with it the return of ticks. Keep reading for more information on Ticks. What You Need to Know About Ticks The most common type of tick found in Hamilton is the American Dog tick. American Dog ticks cannot…
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