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Economic Prosperity & Growth

Hamilton has a prosperous and diverse local economy where people have opportunities to grow and develop.

Our Future Hamilton is an ambitious place where...

  • People successfully provide for themselves and their families and have opportunities to grow and develop
  • Residents can work in the city in one of the increasing number of quality, well-paying local jobs
  • A prosperous and diverse local and regional economy benefits all residents

'Best fit' City services include:

  • Business Development
  • Development Approvals
  • Growth Management
  • Land Use Planning
  • Zoning By-Law Review
  • Urban Renewal
  • Tourism Development
  • Storm Water Management
  • Child Care Management
  • Employment Services
  • Life Skills & Case Management
  • Directly Operated Child Care Program
  • Real Property Management
  • Cultural Development
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Family Health

Other services that support Economic Prosperity & Growth include:

  • Building Inspections
  • Building Permits
  • Business Licensing
  • By-Law Enforcement
  • Community Neighbourhood Paramedic Services
  • Paramedic Services
  • Best Start Initiative
  • Financial Assistance Case Management
  • Housing Planning & Administration
  • Housing Supports
  • Parking Operations
  • Strategic Transportation Planning
  • Building Services’ Customer Service
  • Facilities Management
  • Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention
  • Corporate Radio System
  • Emergency Management
  • Fire Services
  • School Crossing Guards
  • Public Transportation
  • Roadway Access
  • Recreation Asset Management
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Ambition Is In Our Blood

Canada's most diversified economy, a strong, collaborative business community, a thriving arts scene, a place whose people give back time and again.

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