Christmas Tree of Hope
Witness the transformation of Gore Park as it lights up to mark the start of the holiday season on December 1 from 5 to 7 pm.
Visitors can enjoy a family-friendly winter wonderland, including decorations, live music, aerialists, pictures with Santa and princesses, a Ferris wheel, and live musical performance from the Salvation Army Mountain Citadel Brass Band—all for free!
The annual Children's Fund Christmas Tree of Hope, founded in 1976, aims to bring hope to children and families struggling through the holiday season.
NEWS & NOTICES
HAMILTON, ON – The City of Hamilton is reviewing the Red Hill Valley Parkway Judicial Inquiry recommendations as part of its ongoing commitment to public safety and trust. A previous City Council requested the Red Hill Valley Parkway Judicial Inquiry on April 24, 2019 following the discovery of a
HAMILTON, ON – The City of Hamilton, along with community partners, is launching a winter response strategy to better address the needs of those experiencing homelessness during the winter months. The winter response strategy, effective December 1, 2023, to March 31, 2024, will provide: a warming
HAMILTON, ON – City Council has ratified the four-year Collective Agreement for ATU Local 107, representing HSR bus operators, mechanics and other transit workers. The unanimous Council vote follows ratification by ATU members on Thursday, November 23. The four-year Collective Agreement, which
HAMILTON, ON – The City of Hamilton’s transit service will resume normal scheduled operations as of tomorrow, Friday, November 17, 2023. The City and ATU Local 107 reached a tentative agreement early this morning. ATU Local 107 will schedule a ratification meeting with its members in the days ahead
The City of Hamilton is situated upon the traditional territories of the Erie, Neutral, Huron-Wendat, Haudenosaunee and Mississaugas. This land is covered by the Dish With One Spoon Wampum Belt Covenant, which was an agreement between the Haudenosaunee and Anishinaabek to share and care for the resources around the Great Lakes. We further acknowledge that this land is covered by the Between the Lakes Purchase, 1792, between the Crown and the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation.
Today, the City of Hamilton is home to many Indigenous people from across Turtle Island (North America) and we recognize that we must do more to learn about the rich history of this land so that we can better understand our roles as residents, neighbours, partners and caretakers.