Archive for September, 2014

Joanne McCallum Architecture Talk

Joanne McCallum sketched out the economic benefits derived through sustainable approaches to architectural design, construction and maintenance during a six minute presentation at this month’s Architecture + Commerce talk sponsored in part by Renew Hamilton. Access Audio Recording Below Related Post McCallum, a founding... More

Redeemer at HES 2014

The president of Redeemer University College, Dr. Hubert Krygsman, spoke at this year’s Hamilton Economic Summit on the role of faith-based education in helping to advance hope and shared prosperity throughout our community. ACCESS AUDIO RECORDING BELOW Redeemer is a Christian, undergraduate, liberal arts... More

Barton Tiffany Study Adopted

Hamilton Council, in the closing days of its current term, adopted a bold and comprehensive planning document that over time will inform future development and redevelopment in the lower city neighbourhood of Barton-Tiffany. The Barton-Tiffany Urban Design Study, developed by City staff in cooperation... More

David Premi Design Talk

Hamilton architect David Premi was among seven presenters who spoke at Architecture + Commerce – a public talk held yesterday in downtown Hamilton to help kick off Supercrawl 2014. He cited local examples to illustrate the importance of progressive design thinking as it relates... More

Architecture + Commerce Talk

Supercrawl expands its community programming with a dynamic PechaKucha night open to all. Architecture + Commerce brings together an expert panel to share professional and personal insights on architecture as an economic driver. This topic is timely as all parts of Hamilton – especially... More

Study Received by Council

Engaged neighbourhood leaders are helping define the future of Barton Street and Kenilworth Avenue in downtown Hamilton. It’s a hyper-local approach that’s turned conventional top-down planning on its head. And early signs show it’s working. Neighbourhood planning teams from the Gibson and Landsdale Area... More

HES Airport Podcast

This audio clip from the 2014 Hamilton Economic Summit highlights the growing role of John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport as a driver of jobs, prosperity and international trade. The two speakers – board chair Ron Foxcroft and marketing & communications director Lauren Yaksich... More