Archive for April, 2013

Invest in Hamilton Coverage

Invest in Hamilton TV just uploaded a short news clip that documents the April 16 premiere screening of our five Year I video case studies at the Art Gallery of Hamilton.   It features the perspective of Gerry Murphy, chair of the Downtown Hamilton...

Bruce McCuaig Podcast

Bruce McCuaig, president and CEO of Metrolinx, spoke in Hamilton today on the topic of funding the Big Move – the visionary regional transportation plan for the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area. He kicked off an engagement session organized by the Hamilton Chamber of... More

Tactical Urbanism Podcast

Below is an audio recording of Mike Lydon (at right in photo) speaking in Hamilton on the topic of tactical urbanism.  His presentation opened a day long design charrette sponsored by the Hamilton-Burlington Society of Architects on April 19, 2013. Mike is a member... More

YourHamiltonBiz Article

Downtown Hamilton’s business improvement area and the resurgence of the core were stars during the annual National BIA Conference in Toronto. A key conference seminar celebrated Hamilton’s achievements and gave BIAs around the province a chance to see how renewal can lead to success, said the director for The Renew... More

Video Launch Event

Last night more than 150 people attended New Beginnings, a community event hosted by the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce to premiere a set of five video case studies produced by The Renew Hamilton Project.  A special thanks to our event sponsors: The Art Gallery... More

BIA National Conference

Renew Hamilton presented at the 2013 BIA National Conference held this week in Toronto.  The conference theme was Building Our Local Economies and featured a keynote address by Gil Penalosa, Executive Director of 8-80 Cities. In a talk delivered with Kathy Drewitt of the... More

Video Premiere in News

Today’s Hamilton Spectator ran a business article by Meredith MacLeod about our video case studies.  Accurate and complete. CLICK HERE to Read Now Be sure to attend our premiere screening event at the Art Gallery of Hamilton on Tuesday April 16 at 7 pm.... More

Treble Hall Case Study

2013 Video Case Study This video continues to document the progress of Treble Hall on John Street North in downtown Hamilton. Narrator Jeff Feswick reflects on the project’s impact on adjacent buildings and talks about a new public realm initiative with McMaster University. 2012... More

Gore Park Case Study

2013 Video Case Study This video tracks ongoing work refine and begin to implement the Gore Park Master Plan in downtown Hamilton. 2012 Video Case Study This video showcases work to advance the Gore Park Master Plan in downtown Hamilton.  The key players are... More

The Molinaro Group Case Study

2013 Video Case Study This video details development opportunities at Pier 8 on Hamilton’s waterfront cited by The Molinaro Group. 2012 Video Case Study This video features waterfront development opportunities in Hamilton cited by The Molinaro Group. More