Toxic blue-green algae has been confirmed at Pier 4 Beach in Hamilton Harbour.  Do not come into contact with the water. City of Hamilton conducting clean up along parts of the Hamilton Harbour shoreline.

Trust and Confidence Report

Public Transportation Profile

This service focuses on the customer experience by planning, developing, and operating Hamilton’s fixed-route transit system, as well as planning and administering Hamilton's accessible transit system.

Service Details

Related Subservices

  • Conventional Public Transit (HSR)
  • Specialized Public Transit (DARTS)
  • Rapid Transit (LRT)

Type of Service

  • Public facing


  • Essential/Mandatory, Legislated requirement
    • Specialized Public Transit (Mandatory)
  • Core municipal service
    • Conventional Public Transit, including the BLAST network
    • Rapid Transit (LRT)

Primary Funding Sources

  • User Fees (transit fares)
  • Transfers/Grants (federal and provincial gas tax)
  • Net Levy

Service Level

  • Below standard

Service Level Source

  • Legislated (specialized transit- AODA – transportation)
  • Council approved policy or service standard


Performance Measures

Strategic Plan Priority - Clean & Green Built and Environment & Infrastructure