Hamilton Moving Towards a Zero Plastic Waste Plan

Hello, Ward 8 Neighbours!

On Monday, May 13th 2019 Councillor Nann put forward a motion for Hamilton to move towards a Zero Plastic Waste Plan. The City of Hamilton’s ability to accept specific plastics and other recyclables was significantly impacted by global markets, forcing formerly recyclable items like black plastics and polystyrene foam into landfill and the environment. Continue reading “Hamilton Moving Towards a Zero Plastic Waste Plan”

Hamilton Light Rail Transit (LRT) Spring 2019 Progress Update

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At our General Issues Committee (GIC) meeting on May 15, 2019, Hamilton City Council received a project update from LRT Project Office Director Kris Jacobson (click here to download a copy of the report).

The following is a summary of the Hamilton Light Rail Transit (LRT) progress update…

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Red Hill Valley Parkway Construction Update Spring 2019

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 As you may know the Red Hill Valley Parkway is being resurfaced between the Queen Elizabeth Way and the Lincoln M. Alexander Parkway.

In addition to new high-quality asphalt, the RHVP resurfacing project will bring additional safety enhancements to the parkway, including 10 km of new steel guiderails with reflectors, bright durable lane markings, rumble strips, and more.

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Ward 8 Jane’s Walk Tours of Auchmar and Sam Lawrence Park – This Weekend

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours!

This weekend Ward 8 will be hosting two Jane’s Walk tours as part of a City wide festival of free, citizen-led walking conversations inspired by Jane Jacobs.

This year there will be walks at both Auchmar and Sam Lawrence Park in Ward 8.

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