Archive for October, 2013

Learning Forum Signs Up

We were onsite last night during art crawl installing promotional signs on the vacant property on James Street North adjacent to the iconic Lister Building – the location of our inaugural Renew Hamilton Learning Forum. On Friday October 18 an estimated 100 delegates will participate... More

Renewal Design Competition

Renew Hamilton partner Jeff Feswick (pictured with microphone) was at McMaster University last night to present details of a design competition to a class of first year students enrolled in a peace studies course taught by Dr. Nancy Doubleday, Faculty of Humanities. Says Doubleday:... More

Renew Hamilton in Detroit

Here’s a short video clip of Renew Hamilton director Richard Allen reflecting on the benefits of the adaptive reuse of older building stock in downtown urban centres. It was shot by Hamilton Spectator reporter Teviah Moro during a September 2013 fact finding bus tour to... More

Transit Dinner Highlights

We held our third and final installment of Conversations with Christopher Hume and Guests on September 26, 2013. This salon dinner event was titled High Time for Transit and focused on the future of mass transit in Hamilton.  Key discussion themes included increasing ridership,... More