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

On the Topic of the Casino

My position has always been no to Casinos in Ontario. The fact is, they are here! The OLG is generating 2 Billion dollars annually from the casinos for the province of Ontario. I do not predict any radical change by the province on their position. There are over 57,000 people from Hamilton that gamble at [...]

By | 2016-10-20T12:52:18+00:00 January 21st, 2013|Uncategorized|1 Comment

How Do YOU Feel About The Casino?

Do you have strong opinions about the recent Casino debate? Now is your opportunity to express yourself. The City Of Hamilton will be hosting two Information Forums taking place on: Tonight, Wednesday January 16th, 2013 Waterdown District High School 215 Parkside Drive, Flamborough 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m Cogeco 23 will be televising Tomorrow, Thursday [...]

By | 2016-10-20T12:52:18+00:00 January 16th, 2013|Uncategorized|4 Comments

Christmas Lights Tour

Back by popular demand, the Mountain News Christmas Lights Tour is set to dazzle the Mountain again with the festive display of good, old fashioned, holiday creativity. If you or your neighbour put up thousands of lights and dozens of decorations, be sure to enter our annual contest. There will be trophies and prizes for [...]

By | 2016-10-20T12:52:18+00:00 December 7th, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Christmas Lights Tour

A Question for Our Leaders

“One issue that concerns Ontarians greatly is that of the exponential rise in the cost of policing. The province and municipalities spend a total of $3.8 billion annually year on policing, and over the last decade costs have been rising by 5-7 percent a year driven by rising labour costs, increasing demands on police services [...]

By | 2012-12-05T16:23:02+00:00 December 5th, 2012|Uncategorized|23 Comments

Proposed Rental Housing Licensing By-Law

The City of Hamilton is developing a Rental Housing Unit By-law that would require all owners (landlords) of rental units ranging from six (6) units of less in a building to be licensed. A draft By-law will be presented and recommended to the Planning Committee. The purpose of this Bylaw is to ensure the health [...]

By | 2016-10-20T12:52:18+00:00 November 29th, 2012|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Are You Interested In Speaking At The December 11th Rental Licensing Meeting?

The meeting is to be held on December 11 at 1:00 PM in Hamilton City Hall, Council Chambers, 2nd Floor, 71 Main St. West. Pre-registered speakers may e-mail our office to place their name on the list of speakers. Once the list of pre-registecialis for salered speakers is exhausted, other members of the public will [...]

By | 2016-10-20T12:52:18+00:00 November 23rd, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Are You Interested In Speaking At The December 11th Rental Licensing Meeting?

Honouring Lincoln Alexander

The Honourable Lincoln Alexander, Ontario's 24th Lieutenant Governor, former Hamilton West MP and beloved Hamiltonian passed away at the age of 90 on Friday, October 19, 2012. He is being honoured in a number of ways this week in Hamilton. Mr. Alexander will lie in repose in front of Council Chambers on the second floor [...]

By | 2016-10-20T12:52:18+00:00 October 23rd, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Honouring Lincoln Alexander

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