Family Day Events and Closures

All City of Hamilton administrative offices will be closed on Family Day, Monday, February 20, 2017 including the Ward 1 Office.

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

Green Cart, Recycling and Garbage Collection

There will be no green cart, blue box, bulk waste, yard waste, or garbage pick-up on Monday, February 20.  Your pick-up will be one day later if it falls on or after the holiday.Waste must be at the curb by 7 am.

Community Recycling Centres and Transfer Stations will be closed on Monday, February 20.


Visit the Family Day Recreation Schedule for a list of activities offered on Monday, February 20.

Dundurn National Historic Site, Whitehern Historic House & Garden, Battlefield House Museum & Park, Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology will all be open on Family Day from 12 noon to 4 pm. The Children’s Museum will also be open from 11 am to 4 pm.  Click here for more information.

Central Library and Turner Park Branch will be open from 1 to 5 pm, offering regular library services plus a range of family-friendly programs.  Click here for more information.

HSR  & ATS-Darts Schedules

The HSR and ATS-Darts will be operating on a Sunday/Holiday schedule on Monday, February 20.

HSR Customer Service Office and ATS- Darts Customer Service will be closed.

All subscription trips on DARTS, with the exception of dialysis, are cancelled for Monday, February 20. If passengers need to travel on this day, they must make an advance reservation to do so.

For more information, please visit the Family Day Information Page.