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Hamilton's ward boundaries are under review. Council has expressed their interest to support Option 1 of the Ward Boundary options presented to Council. Please follow this link to read the Ward Boundary By-laws Please follow this link to view the map for Ward Boundary Review Option 1
FOR TODAY ONLY Please be advised that West 5th street will be reduced to one lane of traffic due to construction at the William Connell Park site. The traffic will be reduced from 1042 West 5th through to Parkview Church at 1136 West 5th.
Recruitment for the Citizen Appointee Vacancy on the Property Standards Committee WHEREAS Mr. James Summers has resigned from the Property Standards Committee. THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED: (a) That Mr. Summers resignation, be received; and (b) That the Selection Committee be requested to fill the citizen appointee vacancy on the Property Standards Committee.
Council Appointment to the Rental Housing Sub-Committee That Councillor D. Conley be appointed as a member of the Rental Housing SubCommittee for a term commencing on February 23, 2017 and expiring with the current term of Council.
Urbanization of Rural Cross-Section Roads WHEREAS, there are rudimentary safety issues on the road networks within the urban boundary; WHEREAS, an urbanist approach to planning safer streets in our communities has gained support amongst City of Hamilton Councillors, staff and citizens alike; WHEREAS, there has been a great deal of community engagement and encouragement regarding [...]
Implications of Lower City Traffic Changes that have Put Additional Pressures on Mountain Road Networks WHEREAS, there has been an aggressive urbanist movement to reconfigure city road networks and reduce traffic lanes on arterial roads in the name of “safety”; WHEREAS, there is an aggressive movement to create a higher levels of congestion; WHEREAS, there [...]
Rental Arrangement with United Boxing Promotions a) That Council directs staff to negotiate an appropriate rental arrangement with United Boxing Promotions to allow a night of professional boxing, sanctioned under the authority of the Ontario Athletic Commission, to take place at the Dave Anderchuck Mountain Arena; and b) That staff be directed to review the [...]
IMPACTS OF A CHANGE IN THE 2007 TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT PLAN RECOMMENDED POLICY WHEREAS it has been identified in the 2007 Transportation Master Plan (TMP) that the appropriate Level of Service (LOS) for the arterial road network to operate is at a LOS D or better; and WHEREAS there are a number of requests/complaints that are [...]
MORATORIUM ON ANY NEW PROJECTS, ROADWAY ALTERATIONS OR DESIGNS THAT REDUCE MOTOR VEHICULAR CAPACITY ON ANY ROADWAY WITHIN THE LRT CORRIDOR WHEREAS the City is currently reviewing the existing road network and road use priorities via a Transportation Master Plan Update; WHEREAS City Council has already directed staff to convert specific roadways from one-way to [...]