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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Community celebrates launch of two play structures in Ward 8

This post, from June 28, has details on recent community celebrations launching two newer Ward 8 play structures.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Community events at Ridgemount Park and Captain Cornelius Park were two years in the making as COVID delayed community launch parties.

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Hamilton Police Services Board looking for your input

This post, from March 20, contains information on a survey launch by the Hamilton Police Services Board.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

In case you missed it and are interested, the Hamilton Police Services Board wants to hear your input as it is in the process of developing its next Strategic Plan.

For more details and how to participate, please continue reading below…

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Police investigating shooting at Upper James and Duff St.

This post, from February 12, has information on a recent incident which took place on Upper James St. at Duff St.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

As Hamilton continues to see a rise in gun violence across the City, and incident recently took place in Ward 8.

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Community Safety Police Budget Public Meeting

This article, from February 8, provides background on the 2022 Police budget request and is a reminder that a virtual community meeting to further discuss policing with Ward 8 residents takes place February 9.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Police are one of the core services funded by municipal taxes. In recent years there have been strong opinions about the role of community policing and funding for the police budget.

To find out what you think, Ward 8 Councillor John-Paul Danko is inviting Ward 8 residents to participate in a virtual public meeting at 7:00pm on Wednesday February 9th, 2020 – please click here to register.

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Upcoming Public Consultation for Municipal Comprehensive Review

This post, from February 7, has details on the upcoming GRIDS 2 public consultation in relation to the City voting “no” on urban boundary expansion.

With City Council affirming the wish of a vast majority of Hamiltonians by voting for the “No Urban Boundary Expansion” at its November 19 Council meeting, the City is asking for resident feedback on how our City should grow moving forward with the proposed Urban and Rural Hamilton Official Plan.

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Rental Licensing Information Session

This post, from November 30, contains a recording from an information session about rental licensing hosted by Councillor Danko.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

On November 30, Councillor Danko hosted an information session, followed by a Q & A, with City staff in regards to the upcoming Rental Licensing By-law which will be introduced in 2022 in Wards 1, 8 and parts of 14.

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Join Cllr. Danko for an information session on rental licensing

This post, from November 23, has information on an upcoming information session on the upcoming rental licensing by-law.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Whether you’re a tenant, landlord or a curious mind, join Councillor John-Paul Danko as he hosts an information session on what rental licensing is, how it will work and timelines for its implementation.

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Hamilton Police launch buy & sell “safe zone”

This post, from October 7, has information on the new Buy & Sell Safe Exchange Zone located at the Hamilton Mountain Police Station.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

If you’re the type to snag a deal on Kijiji or rid your house of clutter through Facebook Marketplace, the Hamilton Police have created a “safe zone” to ease the risks of doing business online.

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Rental Licensing By-law given final go-ahead

This article has information on the Rental Licensing By-Law, which was given the final go-ahead by the planning committee on September 21.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

A two-year pilot project to license rental landlords in Wards 1, 8 and 14 has been approved by planning committee, setting the stage to start the pilot project.

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Councillor John-Paul Danko