Queen Street two-way conversion construction to start June 8

This article contains information on the Queen Street two-way conversion project starting on June 8.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

As you may or may not be aware, Queen Street will be converting from one-way traffic to two-way traffic. This change is in accordance with the City’s Vision Zero campaign. Work will start on June 8 and is expected to last until November 2020.

As many Ward 8 residents utilize the Beckett St. Hill to access the lower city, the Ward 8 office thought it would share some of the construction highlights, goals, and timelines for this worthwhile project.

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Queensdale Avenue Traffic Calming – Statement by Ward 8 Councillor John-Paul Danko

Hello, Ward 8 Neighbours!

On Friday, August 16th, 2019 Hamilton City Council approved a motion by Ward 8 Councillor John-Paul Danko for the installation of three speed cushions on Queensdale Avenue at a cost not to exceed $16,8000, to be funded from the Ward 8 Area Capital Reserve Fund.

For a full statement by Ward 8 Councillor John-Paul Danko, please continue reading below. Continue reading “Queensdale Avenue Traffic Calming – Statement by Ward 8 Councillor John-Paul Danko”

Aberdeen Avenue – Update on Safety Measures and Statement by Ward 8 Councillor John-Paul Danko

Hello, Ward 8 Neighbours!

On Monday, June 17th, 2019 the Director of Transportation Operations and Maintenance for the City of Hamilton brought forward a report to the Public Works Committee outlining staff recommendations for proposed safety measures on Aberdeen Avenue from Queen Street to Longwood Road.

These recommendations were approved by the Public Works Committee in a vote of 7 to 2.

For a full statement by Ward 8 Councillor John-Paul Danko, please continue reading below.

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