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Audio Tour of Cannon Knitting Mills

Most Sundays, developer Harry Stinson (pictured above) hosts guided tours of the former Cannon Knitting Mills located in downtown Hamilton. It’s a chance to showcase the site to prospective condo investors and generate buzz for a game-changing revitalization project in the heart of the... More

City Vote Keeps Auchmar Public

Hamilton City Council, on June 22, 2016, voted to keep the entire Auchmar Estate – buildings and grounds – in the public ownership of the City of Hamilton. This decision aligns with the wishes of Friends of Auchmar (CLICK HERE to learn more). Below... More

Stand Up for Auchmar Meeting

Friends of Auchmar held a community meeting on May 18 at the Hamilton Club focused on the future of its namesake property located at Fennell Ave. W. and West 5th St. on Hamilton Mountain. The purpose of the meeting was to present the case... More

Mayor’s Breakfast Audio

Below is audio of the fireside chat-style conversation between Hamilton Mayor Fred Eisenberger and interviewer Elise Copps recorded at the April 28 Mayor’s Breakfast hosted by the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce. The event, held at Liuna Station, drew a capacity audience of more than... More

April 23 HPYO Event

The Hamilton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra – our region’s foremost symphonic youth ensemble devoted to music education, performance and touring – is hosting a special community event. Tea and Symphony, a concert followed by a high tea reception, will take place on Saturday April 23,... More

Hamilton Chamber AGM Audio

Here are audio highlights of remarks given at this week’s 170th Annual General Meeting of the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce. Featured are outgoing Board Chair Vasudha Seth and President/CEO Keanin Loomis (pictured). Together they reflect on achievements from 2015 – higher revenues, additional members,... More

Audio from 2015 OBAAs

Hamilton honoured key members of its diverse business community at the 2015 Outstanding Business Achievement Awards held earlier this month at Carmen’s Banquet Centre. This annual event is organized and hosted by the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce. “Each year, we are thrilled to celebrate... More

Dr. Pamela Blais Audio Recording

“Transit-oriented, midrise development is a revenue star.” ~ Dr. Pamela Blais Progressive city building — a Hamilton Chamber priority — requires input from multiple perspectives. That’s why we’re keen to encourage conversations that identify fresh approaches to growth planning and development. Said Chamber president and... More

Carlo Scissura Speech at 2015 Ambitious City

Here is the audio recording of the opening speech given by Brooklyn Chamber CEO Carlo Scissura at the 2015 Ambitious City event on November 16. The event was hosted by the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce and explored comparisons between Brooklyn and Hamilton through the... More

Audio from 2015 Urban Design Awards

Here’s a crisp audio recording that features Donna Hinde (The Planning Partnership) and Paul Wilson (freelance writer) announcing the recipients of the 2015 City of Hamilton Urban Design and Architecture Awards presented at a ceremony held November 12 at the Art Gallery of Hamilton. Donna... More