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Newcomers receive warm Hamilton welcome

The Hamilton Spectator
July 30, 2018

The Hamilton Immigration Partnership Council, housed within the city's planning and economic development department, hosted the first Hamilton Newcomer Day Friday at city hall.

There was entertainment, food and information workshops and tables for services for newcomers to the country. . A highlight was a citizenship ceremony for 40 Hamiltonians held in council chambers and open to the public.

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Immigrants central to Hamilton’s growth: planning council report

The Hamilton Spectator
March 26, 2019

Immigrants will play a key role to help Hamilton fill gaps in the labour force with a generation of workers heading for retirement. This is one of the main take-aways from a new report by the Hamilton Immigration Partnership Council (HIPC), its members say.

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