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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.
I held a media conference regarding the recent transit announcement for Hamilton. Please see the following links for Media Release and Backgrounder/Fact Sheet.
Once again, Joey Coleman insists on misinforming and bending the narrative of Council’s reactions to some of his reporting. Joey reports on many areas of municipal government, one of which includes the attendance and lateness of Councillor’s to committee meetings. This is a public service that I have never taken any issue with. Nevertheless, Joey [...]
Dear Minister Steven Del Duca, On May 25th, 2016 I requested a meeting with the Premier to discuss the growing discourse in the Hamilton community regarding LRT. I certainly appreciate the government’s commitment towards implementing rapid transit in the City of Hamilton and the commitment to improving transit for all. I also want to [...]
JOIN US! On Saturday July 23rd starting at 3pm I am hosting a free event at Buchanan Park. There will be food and drinks for sale by local food vendors. Myself, along with other city staff will be providing water, face painting, bouncy castles, free giveaways and more! For more information please call my assistant Kristin [...]
The city of Hamilton is giving away FREE compost and wood chips for your lawns, gardens and plants! Find a pick up location near you and come prepared with something to take your compost home in. Happy gardening! For more information about compost, waste and recycling at the City of Hamilton follow this link: https://www.hamilton.ca/garbage-recycling/green-bins-composting [...]
The switch to community mailboxes has been put on hold. Catch my interview with Rosemary Barton on CBC's Power & Politics (begins at 1:25:00). Municipalities need to have the authority to regulate the installation and maintenance of community mailboxes. http://bit.ly/1S9EEtP