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We’ve Noticed…

We’ve noticed that the IP addresses of many voters on our web polls have been residents of neighbouring cities, like Toronto, Kitchener, St. Catharines and Kingston, to name a few. While it is wonderful to see that our neighbouring communities are so concerned about the well-being of Hamilton, it does skew our numbers and give [...]

By | 2015-03-17T14:47:26+00:00 March 22nd, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on We’ve Noticed…

Mark Your Calendars!

Monday March 25, 2013 from 7 to 9 Meeting at Nash Auditorium at Chedoke with regard to the Redfern Development and the affected area along Rice, Chedmac and Sanatorium.  This will also detail redirection of HSR and expected traffic redirection. Thursday April 04, 2013 from 5 to 7 p.m. the Friends of Auchmar meeting will [...]

By | 2013-03-21T14:13:22+00:00 March 21st, 2013|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Gourley Park Youth Baseball Registration

Gourley Park Youth Baseball Registration (ages 4-14) will be held at the Snack Shed off of Brigadoon Drive on North side of the Park on Sunday March 24th and Good Friday at our Easter Egg Hunt March 29th between Noon and 2PM.   All are welcome with no prior experience needed.  Play will be from June [...]

By | 2013-03-19T13:33:11+00:00 March 19th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Gourley Park Youth Baseball Registration

Westmount Pool Closure: Tuesday March 19

The Westmount large pool will be closed on Tuesday March 19 for tile repair.  We anticipate re-opening on Wednesday March 20. Signs are posted at the Westmount Recreation Centre and the City website has an alert about the closure. The warm pool and all other programs will continue.

By | 2016-10-20T12:52:18+00:00 March 15th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Westmount Pool Closure: Tuesday March 19

Police Request 3.7%

By approving the 3.7% increase to the police budget, we are basically approving the police chief’s original plans for the 5.25% increase, supporting the addition 21 officers and 1 civilian. There have been no savings or reductions, simply the deferral of costs to next year’s budget. A more significant increase is coming and the City [...]

By | 2013-03-08T14:54:19+00:00 March 8th, 2013|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Congratulations Randy!

Congratulations to Ward 8 recipient otf the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal, Randy Chapple. It was with pride that I presented Mr. Chapple with the medal at the 31st Annual Gourley Park Winterfest Event this past Sunday, February 3rd. Randy is currently the President of the Gourley Park Neighbourhood Association and has an impressive history full [...]

By | 2016-10-20T12:52:18+00:00 February 5th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Congratulations Randy!

23 Filice Court Discussion

Title: 23 Filice Court Discussion Location: Westmount Recreation Centre - 35 Lynbrook Drive Description: Many residents, especially on Filice Court and Donnici Drive, have reached out to my office with some concerns about the residential care facility coming to 23 Filice Court. With myself, Director of Planning Paul Mallard, Scott Baldry from the Committee of [...]

By | 2013-01-30T10:26:34+00:00 January 30th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 23 Filice Court Discussion

Plowing Through

I would like to apologize to my constituents for the inadequate snow removal service received during the Christmas holidays. Taxpayers expect that services will be provided that meet or exceed their expectations, or at the very least meet the service standards. After all, the City expects you to remove snow from your sidewalks within twenty-four [...]

By | 2016-10-20T12:52:18+00:00 January 24th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Plowing Through

Neighbour to Neighbour Holiday Hamper

The 2012 Neighbour to Neighbour Hamper was a huge success! Here are some highlights: > 1573 Families received a Christmas Hamper, helping approximately 6300 individuals > 436 Volunteers participated in Christmas Hampers, dedicating a total of 1249 hours > Christmas Hampers were distributed at Immanuel Christian Reform Church and Emmanuel United Church > Distributed 300,000  worth of product ( [...]

By | 2016-10-20T12:52:18+00:00 January 23rd, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Neighbour to Neighbour Holiday Hamper

More on the Police Budget

At the last Police Services Board meeting we further discussed the amended budget request that the Chief proposed. The original request was for a 5.25 percent increase is now down to 4.75 percent increase. The Police Services Board did not support this request and directed the Chief to further lower the budget request. The Chief [...]

By | 2013-01-21T21:33:26+00:00 January 21st, 2013|Uncategorized|3 Comments