Planning Committee moving forward with nuisance by-law

This post, from September 6, has details on a nuisance by-law recently passed at Planning Committee.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

In response to an unsanctioned “homecoming” street party near McMaster University last fall as well as a St. Patrick’s party in March, a nuisance party bylaw is one step closer to becoming reality after councillors voted to move on suggestions made in a staff report.

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Back to School: Road Safety reminder for parents, students and commuters

This post, from September 2, contains reminders for commuters and parents as school returns for another year.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The City of Hamilton is reminding all residents to be watchful and pay extra attention on the roads, as students hit the streets in Ward 8 as school starts again.

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Hamilton’s COVID-19 vaccination program expanding to include a booster dose for children aged 5 to 11

This post, from September 1, has information for parents and caregivers looking to book a booster shot appointment for kids aged 5 to 11.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

As of September 1, parents and caregivers of children aged five to 11 are now able to book an appointment for a booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.

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Wonderful Woodlands in Ward 8

This post, from Aug. 30, has information on upcoming Hamilton Naturalists’ Club initiatives.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The Hamilton Naturalists’ Club will continue its stewardship of the Rolston Community Forest and the nearby Gourley Park forest this September. If you’d like to be involved in the continuing community care of these valuable Ward 8 assets, this post is for you.

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What will LRT construction look like?

This post, from Aug. 29, contains information on the LRT construction phases.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

As the City prepares for the first phase of LRT construction, what exactly should residents expect once the shovels hit the ground?

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City advising residents of possible data breach

This post, from August 26, has details on a data breach by a third-party city vendor.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The City of Hamilton is warning residents of a possible data breach related to water meter services.

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Fostering accessibility and inclusion in Hamilton Mountain’s Ward 8

This post, originally posted in The Hamilton News, is an editorial by Councillor Danko.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Councillor Danko was recently invited to share his views on accessibility in Ward 8 by the Hamilton Mountain News. The following is a re-publishing of his op-ed.

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Artists painting Keddy Access Trail Mural Project on Aug 24 from 4-7pm

This article, from August 21, has details on the ongoing Keddy Access Trail Street Art Project.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

As part of the Keddy Access Trail Street Art Project, a team of artists will be painting murals on the Keddy Access Trail.

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Rental Housing Licensing pilot program

This post, from August 21 has information on the Rental Housing Licensing pilot program.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

A two-year pilot project to license rental landlords in Wards 1, 8 and 14 is now underway, meaning a license is required for every rental property with four or fewer rental units.

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Chedoke Creek remediation update: Targeted dredging work at Chedoke Creek to start soon

This post, from August 16, has an update from the City involving upcoming dredging.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The City of Hamilton will begin dredging work at Chedoke Creek later this month, impacting those in Ward 8 who utilize the trails in the surrounding area.

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Councillor John-Paul Danko