Chedoke Creek: Mayor and City Council issue apology to residents

On November 20, 2019, the City of Hamilton informed the public about additional details of a combined sewage spill into Chedoke Creek. Mayor Eisenberger and members of City Council have issued a formal apology about the matter to the residents of Hamilton. 

“We apologize to the residents of Hamilton for the failure to publicly disclose the volume and duration of the discharge of storm water runoff and sanitary sewage into Chedoke Creek when it first became known to the Council in 2018 and at subsequent Committee and Council meetings.” - Mayor Eisenberger and members of City Council

Visit www.hamilton.ca/chedokecreek for more information about the spill including frequently asked questions, publicly released reports related to the discharge, and a chronology of events.