Notice of Application for Cannabis Retailer: 1660 Upper James St.

This article, from July 12, has information about a Notice of Application for a cannabis retailer in Ward 8 located at 1660 Upper James St. The public notice period ends on July 18.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The Public Notice period has started for a cannabis retailer looking to open a retail store at 1660 Upper James St., Unit 4 in Ward 8.

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Upper James Street Stairs Closed as of July 9

This article, from July 9, includes details about the closure of the Upper James St. stairs.

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The City of Hamilton has decided to close the Upper James Street stairs in order to safely proceed with construction on the new Keddy Access Trail.

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July 7: Updates from the City of Hamilton

This article, from July 7, contains a public information update from the City of Hamilton about items such as pool reopenings, COVID-19 testing and assessment centres, and city waterfalls.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The City of Hamilton released information today about COVID-19 testing and assessment centres, pool reopenings, and event bookings at city facilities going forward.

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City of Hamilton introduces Parking Payment App

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

Do you ever worry about going over your allotted time at a parking meter? Do you find yourself turning your car upside down looking for loose change to feed the meter? Well, the City of Hamilton has released a new app to make parking payments seamless and modern!

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All you need to know about the Claremont Access construction

This article contains information about the start of construction on the Keddy Access Trail along the Claremont Access, which started July 6.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

As of July 6th,  the southbound (upbound) lanes of the Claremont Access will be closed until at least November, as it undergoes a long awaited facelift which will give residents of this city their first multi-modal connection between the lower city and Hamilton Mountain, including a long-awaited multi-use trail.

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Mandatory Ban on Outdoor Water Use

This article, from July 4, includes information about a mandatory outdoor water ban use, in effect across the City until July 13.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The City of Hamilton issued a press release today, issuing an outdoor water ban across the City as the Woodward Wastewater Treatment plant continues its expansion.

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Art Gallery of Hamilton set to reopen July 16

This article, from July 3, contains information about the Art Gallery of Hamilton’s reopening, which is slated for July 16.

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The Art Gallery of Hamilton has announced that it is expecting to reopen to the public on Thursday, July 16 – and as a thank you to returning visitors, the entire month of July will be admission free.

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July 3: Updates from the City of Hamilton

This article, from July 3, contains the latest updates from the City of Hamilton regarding the city’s operations during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The City of Hamilton has issued an update as of July 3, with updates about pool reopenings, library “take out service” and reminders of operational protocols still enforced throughout the City.

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Hamilton Bike Share is back in operation

This article, form June 30, contains information about the re-launching of Hamilton Bike Share, which is back in operation as of June 30, 2020.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

As of June 30, Hamilton Bike Share is back in operation.

Riders will once again have access to SoBi bikes across the City after overwhelming support to continue operations by the community following Council’s decision on May 27 to not support Councillor Nann’s motion to save the popular bike sharing system.

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Reminder: Southbound Claremont Access Lanes to be closed starting July 6

This article, originally from June 23, includes information concerning the upcoming closure of the southbound(upbound) Claremont Access lanes, which will be closed starting July 6.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

At the June 3rd council meeting, councillors approved the construction tender to proceed with work on the Jay Keddy Trail and associated roadwork on the Claremont Access.

With that set in motion, work on the Claremont Access will begin on July 6, closing the southbound lanes until at least November.

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