Archive for April, 2015

2015 State of the City Address

Mayor Fred Eisenberger (left) presented his State of the City address at a breakfast event held today in Liuna Station and hosted by the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce. The Mayor drew inspiration from the 2015 Juno Awards tagline – Turn It On – as... More

Bay Area Economic Summit

Organizers of the inaugural Hamilton and Burlington Bay Area Economic Summit met with municipal leaders yesterday to share a draft agenda and gather additional input. The regional summit, scheduled for June 2 at Royal Botanical Gardens, is a co-initiative of the Hamilton Chamber of... More

Engaging Reluctant Landlords

Ryerson University graduate student Polina Bam (pictured) helped answer the question of how to engage reluctant landlords in a major research paper presented this spring in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Planning in Urban Development. Her research focused... More

Waterfront History Lesson

The Bay Area Restoration Council (BARC) hosted a public event earlier this month focused on the future of Hamilton’s West Harbour, particularly the redevelopment of Piers 7 and 8. It was held at Mills Hardware on Gore Park and attracted a capacity audience of roughly 125... More

Bruce Wood at Rotary Audio

Investment, infrastructure renewal and job creation were the key messages shared by Hamilton Port Authority CEO Bruce Wood (pictured) in a luncheon address last week at the Rotary Club of Hamilton. “There’s a theme here,” he explained. “We plough money into the ground, we... More