Archive for May, 2014

Cleveland Tour Podcast III

Here’s the next audio dispatch from the April bus tour to Cleveland, Ohio organized by MGI Media and sponsored in part by FirstOntario Credit Union. David C. Barnett – a seasoned broadcaster with National Public Radio based out of Cleveland (pictured) – is our... More

Barton Tiffany Study Podcast

Renew Hamilton continues to follow progress of the Barton-Tiffany Urban Design Study, one of three major City-led planning projects helping to shape the future of several neighbourhoods in the proximity of the Hamilton West Harbour precinct. The study launched in late 2013 with a... More

Audio of Chamber at Council

Here’s the May 7th audio recording of Hamilton Chamber of Commerce president and CEO Keanin Loomis addressing members of Hamilton City Council on the theme and content of this year’s Hamilton Economic Summit on June 5 at The Scottish Rite. Loomis’ remarks included references to the... More

Joe Minicozzi Podcast

Here’s the full audio recording of a lecture given by Harvard-educated urbanist Joe Minicozzi of Urban 3 that reveals the true long-term costs and returns associated with different forms of development – downtown infill versus new greenfield projects, for example. The lecture, held on May... More

Cleveland Tour Podcast II

This is the second in a series of audio recordings captured during an April 2014 bus tour to Cleveland, Ohio organized by Hamilton-based MGI Media. The purpose of the tour was to learn about contemporary practices – formal and informal – in rust belt city... More