All City of Hamilton administrative offices will be closed on Friday, March 30 and Monday, April 2 and will re-open on Tuesday, April 3.

For emergencies involving roads, water mains, sewer systems, public health and safety issues, please call 905-546-CITY (2489).

Green Cart, Recycling and Garbage Collection
There will be no green cart, blue box, bulk waste, yard waste, or garbage pick-up on Friday, March 30. Friday’s pick up will occur on Saturday, March 31. Regular collection on Monday, April 2. Waste must be at the curb by 7 am.
To view your collection schedule, visit www.hamilton.ca/waste. Community Recycling Centres and Transfer Stations will be closed on Friday, March 30.

Recreation
All recreation centres will be closed on Friday, March 30 and Sunday, April 1. Arenas will be closed for public programming on Friday March 30, Sunday April 1 and Monday, April 2. Visit the recreation schedule for a list of activities offered on Monday, April 2. Senior Centres will be closed on Friday, March 30 and Sunday, April 1. Senior Clubs are running modified program schedules on Friday, March 30 to Monday, April 2. Visit the senior clubs recreation schedule for a list of activities offered from Friday, March 30 to Monday, April 2.

Hamilton Civic Museums
All museums will be closed on Friday, March 30 and Monday, April 2. For further details, visit Hamilton Civic Museums

Hamilton Public Library
All branches of the Hamilton Public Library will be closed on Friday, March 30, Sunday, April 1 and Monday, April 2. Hamilton Public Library locations are open regular hours on Saturday, March 31. For more information on library hours, visit www.hpl.ca

Animal Services
The Animal Services Shelter will be closed on closed on Friday, March 30, Sunday April 1 and Monday, April 2 and will re-open on Tuesday, April 3.For 24-hour Animal Services emergency issues, please call: 905-574-3433

Ontario Works
All Ontario Works offices will be closed on Friday, March 30 and Monday, April 2, and will re-open on Tuesday, April 3 at 8:30 am. The Career Development Centre located at 181 Main St. W. will be closed on Friday, March 30 and Monday, April 2. It will be re-open on Tuesday, April 3 at 8:30 am.

Public Health Services
For Public Health matters concerning:

Reports of suspected reportable diseases and food poisoning, call 905-546-2063
Reports of environmental spills, fires or other events that may be a health hazard or safety issue, call 905-546-2489
Reports of rabies animal exposures, call 905-546-2489
Safe Water Program issues that may be a health hazard, call 905-546-2489 or visit www.hamilton.ca/safewater

ATS-DARTS
DARTS will be operating holiday service hours on Friday, March 30 and Monday, April 2.All subscription trips on DARTS, with the exception of dialysis, are cancelled for Friday, March 30 and Monday, April 2. If passengers need to travel on this day, they must make an advance reservation to do so. ATS customer service will be closed on Friday, March 30 and Monday, April 2.

Property Tax Payments
During the holiday, you may submit your property tax payment into a drop box at the rear doors of City Hall, 71 Main Street West or at one of our Municipal Service Centres. Only cheque payments will be accepted in the drop box. All Municipal Service Centres will be closed on Friday, March 30, Sunday April 1 and Monday, April 2 and will re-open on Tuesday, April 3 at 8:30 am. Tax payments can also be made online or through telebanking, set up through your financial institution.

Parking Tickets
The Parking Office at 80 Main Street West will be closed Friday, March 30 and Monday, April 2. Online payments can be made at: www.hamilton.ca/pay-your-ticket
Payment of parking violations can be made by mail to the pre-printed address indicated on the parking tag or dropped off into the drop box at the nearest Municipal Service Centre or Taxation Division (noted above). The Hamilton Municipal Parking System office at 80 Main St. West, at Summers Lane, also accepts payments for parking violations at its drop box.

Traffic Violations
The Provincial Offences Administration Office at 45 Main St. East, 4th Floor, Suite 408 (John Sopinka Court House) will be closed Friday, March 30 and Monday, April 2.Online payments can be made anytime at: www.hamilton.ca/pay-your-ticket

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