Environmental Programs & Initiatives

Initiatives that contribute to a cleaner, greener Port of Hamilton, Hamilton Harbour and surrounding community: Randle Reef Construction work on the Engineered Containment Facility at Randle Reef has made excellent progress, with installation of the sheet pile walls that form the outer perimeter of the facility last season. Work will resume in the spring. HPA is proud to be an …

Info Session: Sharing Our Harbour

Hamilton’s Harbour is shared by recreational boaters and commercial vessels. The Royal Hamilton Yacht Club and the Hamilton Port Authority are hosting an information session for the Hamilton-Burlington boating community to help all harbour users stay safe on the water. The session will feature speakers on the following topics: Commercial Shipping and Port Overview: Hamilton Port Authority A Captain’s Perspective …

Responsible Grain Handling

Grain terminals at the Port of Hamilton are a critical gateway for Ontario farmers to get their grain to global markets.  Ontario-grown corn, wheat and soybeans are delivered from the farm to port terminals by truck or rail, where these grains are loaded onto vessels for export globally. Port terminal operators are taking proactive steps to minimize grain dust from …

Donation to Alzheimer Society of Ontario

Dear Port Partner, We’d like to share with you that the Hamilton Port Authority has made a donation of $5,000 to the Alzheimer Society of Ontario. This donation is made as a gesture of caring and friendship in support of the Port’s former President & CEO, Bruce Wood, who was diagnosed with an early-onset form of the disease earlier this …

HPA Land Use Plan Open Houses

Learn More About the Future of Hamilton’s Working Waterfront & HPA’s Land Use Plan Update HPA is currently updating its Land Use Plan. You can learn more about this initiative on the Land Use Plan project page. Open House #1 Thursday, November 24 6:30 – 8:30 (presentation at 6:40) Arts & Science Brewery, 207 Burlington St. E   Open House …

First year of ‘Operation Safe & Sober’ a success!

Hamilton Police Service Marine Unit and Hamilton Port Authority Harbour Masters Office/ Port Patrol pleased with the results of joint boating safety campaign. The Hamilton Police Service (HPS) Marine Unit and Hamilton Port Authority (HPA) Harbour Masters Office/Port Patrol joined forces this boating season to help improve recreational boater safety in Hamilton Harbour and nearby waterways.  Operation Safe & Sober …

Grand Opening of North Hamilton Community Health Centre Greenhouse

HAMILTON – September 29, 2016 – As part of the celebration of Community Health and Wellbeing Week, North Hamilton Community Health Centre is proud to announce the official grand opening of the Health Centre’s Community Greenhouse. The Greenhouse provides another opportunity for the Health Centre to continue its legacy of leadership in responding to community needs, particularly in the areas …