Posts Tagged "Adaptive Reuse"

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

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

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

Councillor Whitehead on Future of Auchmar

This short audio recording was captured at the Annual General Meeting of Friends of Auchmar held in the Scottish Rite on October 29, 2015. It documents a strong public statement regarding the councillor’s commitment to work with the broader community and City Council to... More

Friends of Auchmar AGM

Be sure to attend the annual general meeting of Friends of Auchmar, 5 pm to 7 pm on Thursday October 29 at the Scottish Rite, 4 Queen Street South in downtown Hamilton. The meeting with feature a presentation on the successful adaptive reuse of... More

Placemaking Talk Presentations

Supercrawl provided a perfect backdrop for a free community talk on placemaking as a driver of growth and social inclusion. LISTEN TO PRESENTATIONS BELOW The September 11 event — co-hosted by the Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) and the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce —... More

Supercrawl To Hold Placemaking Talk

A set of community talks held in conjunction with Supercrawl kicks off with ‘Hamilton Placemaking as a Driver for Economic Growth.’ This talk – co-hosted by the Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) and the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce – will feature panelists: Jason Thorne,... More

Jason Thorne at Bay Area Economic Summit

Jason Thorne, head of planning and economic development for the City of Hamilton, touched on core elements of our community’s proposed five year economic development strategy during a rapid fire, ten minute address at this year’s Bay Area Economic Summit. The strategy, set to... More