Traffic impact at Rymal Road and Upper Wellington

This post, from July 16, has information on an upcoming construction project in the Up. Wellington and Rymal Road area.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

There will be some impacts to residents in the Rymal Road and Upper Wellington area as work begins to safely complete sewer by-pass installation.

For more details, please continue reading below…

Continue reading “Traffic impact at Rymal Road and Upper Wellington”

City reaches $1 billion in building permits for 2021

This article, from July 13, has details on the City of Hamilton already surpassing $ 1 billion in building permits for 2021.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

This past June, the City hit $1billion worth of building permits issued, making it the earliest the City has ever reached the billion-dollar mark in construction value.

For more details, please continue reading below…

Continue reading “City reaches $1 billion in building permits for 2021”

West Leg of Sherman Access closed beginning Monday

This article, from June 28, has information on the upcoming closure of the west leg of the Sherman Access starting July 5.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The west leg of the Sherman Access (Charlton-bound) will be closed beginning on July 5 for approximately six weeks for rockfall protection work.

For more details, please continue reading below…

Continue reading “West Leg of Sherman Access closed beginning Monday”

Agreement approved on downtown entertainment precinct

This article, from June 10, has information on the recent agreement between the City and the Hamilton Urban Precinct Group for a period of 49 years.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Hamilton City Council has recently approved an agreement which will pave the way for millions of dollars in investment in the downtown core.

For more details, please continue reading below…

Continue reading “Agreement approved on downtown entertainment precinct”

Construction taking shape in Bonnington

This post, from June 8, has details about ongoing construction in the Bonnington neighbourhood.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Residents in Bonnington have surely noticed the construction crews working along Monarch Avenue, who are improving traffic safety measures in the area as well as resurfacing Monarch itself.

For more details, please continue reading below…

Continue reading “Construction taking shape in Bonnington”

City of Hamilton wins Technical Achievement Awards for Vision Zero Action Plan and Keddy Access Trail

This article, from May 27, contains details on the City of Hamilton being recognized with two awards by the Transportation Association of Canada

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Each year, the Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) recognizes exceptional contributions made by its member organizations across Canada through its Technical Achievement Awards – with the City receiving two awards including those for Road Safety Engineering and Sustainable Mobility.

For more details, please continue reading below…

Continue reading “City of Hamilton wins Technical Achievement Awards for Vision Zero Action Plan and Keddy Access Trail”

Reminder: Caledon Community Collaborative to host virtual community consultation session May 27

This article, from May 11, has details on the next virtual community consultation regarding the future of 60 Caledon Ave, taking place May 27 @ 7PM.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The Caledon Community Collaborative will be hosting a virtual community consultation on the 60 Caledon Ave. development on May 27th at 7PM.

For more details, please continue reading below…

Continue reading “Reminder: Caledon Community Collaborative to host virtual community consultation session May 27”

Federal and Provincial Governments to invest in Hamilton Transit

This article, from May 16, has information on the Federal and Provincial governments committing a combined $3.4 billion for Hamilton’s LRT project.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

News broke last week that the provincial and federal governments have pledged to commit a combined $3.4 billion towards the cost of building the full length of Hamilton’s Light Rail Transit, making this the biggest investment in Hamilton transit history and a transformative investment in the city itself.

For more details, please continue reading below…

Continue reading “Federal and Provincial Governments to invest in Hamilton Transit”

Upcoming closure on the Lincoln Alexander Parkway

This article, from May 6, has information on upcoming traffic disruptions which will affect the LINC this coming weekend.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The City of Hamilton will be completing maintenance in both directions on the LINC starting this Friday, May 14.

For more details, please continue reading below…

Continue reading “Upcoming closure on the Lincoln Alexander Parkway”

Summer disruptions to impact Upper James and Rymal area

This article, from April 26, has details on upcoming traffic disruptions in the southern portion of Ward 8.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

A number of projects will be happening along the southern portion of Upper James Street, reducing the laneway to 1-lane in each direction at various points this summer.

Those who use the roadway for work or live in the area should take note of when disruptions will be taking place.

For more details, please continue reading below…

Continue reading “Summer disruptions to impact Upper James and Rymal area”