Mountain Secondary School (60 Caledon Avenue) Sale and Redevelopment

The former HWDSB Mountain Secondary School property at 60 Caledon Avenue (Yeoville between Upper James and West 5th south of Mohawk) is scheduled for family friendly redevelopment.

This article contains details of the City of Hamilton’s intentions for the site and next steps.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

In 2017/2018 the City of Hamilton purchased the former Mountain Secondary School property (60 Caledon Avenue) from the Hamilton Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) with the intention of developing new mixed income housing on the Hamilton Mountain.

On May 20th, 2020 Hamilton City Council received an update on the sale and proposed redevelopment for the 2.84 ha (7.02 acre) property.

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City of Hamilton introducing “Engage Hamilton”

This article, from June 16, has information about Engage Hamilton, a way for both the city and community to learn about new developments and give feedback on city initiatives and developments.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The City of Hamilton has launched an interactive site for Hamiltonians to better engage with and receive feedback from the community as we all continue to live in this new COVID-19 world.

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1020 Upper James Development Update

This article contains information related to the proposed development at 1020 Upper James Street and a webinar which was broadcast on May 7th, 2020.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

As we had previously mentioned in prior postings,  a webinar took place on May 7th focusing on the proposed redevelopment of 1020 Upper James St.

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Community Open House for Proposed Development on Stone Church Rd. E.

This is a reminder that the proposed Nova Development, situated at 15-21 Stone Church Road East (at Upper James) will be holding at community open house on February 19, 2020 from 5 PM – 730 PM at Barton Stone United Church located at 21 Stone Church Road West.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

This is a reminder that the proposed Nova Development, situated at 15-21 Stone Church Road East (at Upper James) will be holding at community open house on February 19, 2020 from 5 PM – 730 PM at Barton Stone United Church located at 21 Stone Church Road West.

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Introducing the Hamilton Master Parking Plan

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The City of Hamilton has initiated the Hamilton Parking Master Plan to examine existing public parking operations and provide direction for future policy, planning, and enforcement that align with other city-wide transportation and planning policies.

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Amendments Approved for Sabrina Boulevard Development

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The Sheldon Neighbourhood of Ward 8 will be welcoming new neighbours in the coming years. Over 330 households will be built on the lands of 35 Sabina Boulevard, located south of Stone Church Road West and east of Garth Street.

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Ward 8 Councillor John-Paul Danko Moves for New Development Parking to Include Electric Vehicle Chargers

Hello, Ward 8 Neighbours!

On October 1st, 2019 Planning Committee endorsed a motion by Ward 8 Councillor John-Paul Danko to investigate requiring developers to install electric vehicle charging stations as a condition of all new development approvals.

This motion is action resulting from Hamilton’s declaration of a Climate Emergency and goal of transitioning to a zero carbon economy by 2050.

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