National Day for Truth & Reconciliation
Join us on National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on September 30 as we celebrate Hamilton’s newest piece of public art, led by local Indigenous artist, Angela DeMontigny at the Hamilton West Harbour from 10:30am to 4pm.
The event will celebrate the installation of this striking and culturally significant public artwork while honouring the National Day of Truth and Reconciliation with remarks by Indigenous leaders, City leadership, and Angela DeMontigny. The day will also feature Indigenous music, food and ceremony.
NEWS & NOTICES
The City of Hamilton has initiated a Schedule ‘C’ Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (EA) study for the Greensville Rural Settlement Area (RSA), to provide improvements to the Greensville Drinking Water System (DWS). The DWS is currently supplied by one groundwater-sourced municipal well and
HAMILTON, ON – The City of Hamilton is introducing seasonal recreation passes, a unique opportunity for community members to offer something different this Halloween season. Until October 31, while quantities last, “Halloween” seasonal recreation passes are available in booklets of 10 tickets for
HAMILTON, ON – The City of Hamilton Fire Department, a leading advocate for community safety, is calling on all residents of the City of Hamilton to test their smoke alarms on September 28 as part of “Test Your Smoke Alarm Day”. Be prepared to be “Saved by the Beep” with a working smoke alarm – it
Hamilton Public Health Services is notifying healthcare providers of a significant increase in the rate of infectious syphilis among females of childbearing age. While syphilis continues to disproportionately impact men who have sex with men (MSM), local data suggests the rate of infectious syphilis
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.