Upcoming sewer work

As part of the City of Hamilton's commitment to infrastructure improvement and rehabilitation there is work coming to your neighbourhood.  The City of Hamilton has a contract with Liqui-Force Services Ontario Inc to perform sewer rehabilitation on your street. Residents should be notified by a hand delivered notice 24 hours prior to any work taking place. [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:52:18-04:00March 5th, 2015|Infrastructure, News, Road Work|Comments Off on Upcoming sewer work

Canada Post Superboxes

My office has been swamped by calls from residents over the past few weeks in regards to the upcoming conversion in many areas from door to door delivery to the use of the new Canada Post super boxes.  Many people have expressed concerns about where the boxes will be located. Canada Post has been telling [...]

By |2015-03-17T13:14:54-04:00January 30th, 2015|Community Meetings, News|Comments Off on Canada Post Superboxes

2014 Tax Payments By Ward

Yesterday on Twitter I made reference to the tax assessment growth gap between mountain wards and the downtown wards and how it has finally begun to narrowing in recent years.  A few people asked if we had the exact numbers on that and I promised to release them once they were sent over. It [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:52:18-04:00January 29th, 2015|News|Comments Off on 2014 Tax Payments By Ward

LRT Capital Funding Announcement

Several news outlets are reporting that Premier Wynne has told Hamilton Mayor Fred Eisenberger that the province will pay the full capital cost of the proposed Hamilton LRT project.  This is great news for Hamilton.  For years Council and City staff have been looking at options for moving people through this vast region.  With the [...]

By |2015-01-27T09:56:11-04:00January 27th, 2015|LRT, News|Comments Off on LRT Capital Funding Announcement

Transit Only Lane Poll Results

On Tuesday night a telephone poll was conducted city wide most questions were related to the Transit Only Lane along King St West. The results of the poll were released to the media late Wednesday afternoon. We wanted to publish them as well so that everyone could see them.  These are the official results as [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:52:18-04:00January 16th, 2015|News, Transit|1 Comment

Service Line Warranty Program

FAQ’s of Optional Water/Wastewater Warranty Protection Plans Available to Hamilton Homeowners Who is Service Line Warranties of Canada?  Service Line Warranties of Canada (“SLWC”) is a private company that provides optional water and/or wastewater warranty plans to homeowners.  SLWC is an accredited Better Business Bureau organization that has maintained an A+ rating.  [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:52:18-04:00September 19th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Service Line Warranty Program


Residents who were impacted by the December 2013 ice storm have one more week to set out oversized and unbundled brush for roadside collection. Forestry crews will continue to collect material that is called in by Tuesday, May 20th, after which brush will be collected exclusively by waste collection trucks as part of regular leaf [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:52:18-04:00May 15th, 2014|News|Comments Off on ONE WEEK LEFT TO SET OUT OVER-SIZED ICE STORM BRUSH!

City Council Approves 2014 Budget

Ward 8 Increase: 0.9% April 9, 2014 - Hamilton, ON – Hamilton City Council has just given final approval to the 2014 Tax Supported operating budget. This year’s budget achieves a 1.5 per cent tax increase, or approximately $53 for the average residential property assessed at $275,700. The 2014 Tax Operating Budget supports the City’s [...]

By |2015-03-05T11:01:15-04:00April 10th, 2014|Budget, News|Comments Off on City Council Approves 2014 Budget


I'm doing something new and exciting to engage the residents of Ward 8! On Monday March 3rd at 7 pm, I will be holding a live meeting and Virtual TownHall in the Council Chambers of Hamilton City Hall (71 Main St W) to discuss the 2014 Budget. I am personally inviting you to participate in [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:52:18-04:00February 28th, 2014|Budget, Community Meetings, News|Comments Off on 2014 BUDGET MEETING

Thank you for your Reader’s Choice nomination!

Thank you for your Reader's Choice nomination! Please register and cast your vote for best Local Politician at WWW.HAMILTONREADERSCHOICE.CA! ENDS MARCH 2ND.

By |2016-10-20T12:52:18-04:00February 21st, 2014|News|Comments Off on Thank you for your Reader’s Choice nomination!

Contact Info

71 Main St West

Phone: (905)546-2712

Fax: (905)546-2535