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HAMILTON, ON – The Medical Officer of Health for the City of Hamilton has cancelled the Cold Weather Alert that was initiated on January 31, 2023. Temperatures are no longer at or below minus 15°C or minus 20°C with wind chill.
The Medical Officer of Health for the City of Hamilton is issuing a Cold Weather Alert effective overnight. A Cold Weather Alert is issued when current or anticipated weather conditions are at or below minus -15°C or -20° with wind chill. This alert will remain in effect until a cancellation notice
HAMILTON, ON – In response to the cold weather and inclement weather events over the past few days the City has worked to implement immediate and longer-term solutions to ensure greater and more reliable access to warm places for our community’s vulnerable houseless population during the winter