Neighbourhood Speed Limit Reductions coming to Ward 8

This article, from October 6, contains details about impending speed restrictions across Hamilton neighbourhoods.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

As part of the City of Hamilton’s Vision Zero‘s goal to eliminate serious injuries and fatalities among all road users on city streets, the City of Hamilton is reducing the speed limit on a neighbourhood to neighbourhood basis, including many in Ward 8.

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Transformative Road Safety Improvements Coming to Ward 8 Neighbourhoods

One of the most comprehensive neighbourhood traffic safety initiatives ever undertaken in Hamilton is coming to Ward 8.

This article outlines details and next steps to create safer neighbourhoods for all road users throughout the ward.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

On August 21st 2020, Hamilton City Council ratified a motion by Ward 8 Councillor John-Paul Danko to invest $150,000 from the Ward 8 area rating reserve towards a report that will identify areas of concern and make recommendations to provide a safer environment for all road users based on Vision Zero and Complete Streets principles (click here for a copy of the original motion).

This is the engineering design phase of transformative road safety improvements throughout Ward 8, with an additional $1.5 million towards infrastructure improvements planned following the conclusion of the report.

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Queen St. S two-way conversion takes effect September 9

This article, from September 8, has information regarding the re-opening of Queen Street South and the conversion to two-way traffic from Aberdeen Avenue to Main Street West.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Starting this Wednesday, September 9, the two-way conversion of Queen Street South, from Aberdeen Avenue to Main Street West, is officially complete, allowing traffic to travel both northbound and southbound.

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