Security Cameras in City Parks

Notice to the Public – Collection of Personal Information

Security cameras in use in City of Hamilton parks

Personal information, in the form of images recorded by security cameras in City of Hamilton Parks is collected for the purposes of discouraging and preventing dumping and graffiti, in support of Yard Maintenance By-law 10-118 and other illegal activities.

The recorded images will only be disclosed by personnel authorized by the City of Hamilton and used for law enforcement purposes or to respond to an access to information request, both in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

The recorded images may be disclosed to other enforcement agencies for enforcement purposes upon request or upon production of a search warrant or a court order.

Questions about the specifications and operation of the security cameras or the collection of the personal information recorded may be directed to:

Policy/Program Analyst
Corporate Assets & Strategic Planning Division
Public Works Department
71 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario  L8P 4Y5
Phone: 905-546-2424 Ext. 5516