Posts Tagged "Urban Transit"

Audio of HitchBOT and Virtual Hamilton Talk

MTO-McMaster Joint Workshop on “Stronger Partnerships for Smarter Mobility,” held December 16, 2015. LISTEN to Luncheon Address by David Harris Smith – 24 minutes[Audio clip: view full post to listen] LISTEN to Professor Ali Emadi[Audio clip: view full post to listen] LISTEN to Stephen... 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

Take Transportation Survey

HELP SHAPE HAMILTON’S TRANSPORTATION BRAND You’re invited to participate in an online survey to tell the City of Hamilton how you get around our community and beyond. Your input will be used to help create a brand and marketing strategy to promote greater use... 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

Let’s Talk Transit Summary

The Public Record – Hamilton’s comprehensive open source news service – hosted a free event on February 5 titled Let’s Talk Transit. It provided an opportunity for guest panelists (pictured) and the audience to discuss the Ten Year Local Transit Strategy developed by City... More

Metrolinx Speaker at Rotary

The Rotary Club of Hamilton welcomed Paul Finnerty – vice president, Operations for GO Transit, a division of Metrolinx – as its luncheon speaker on January 22. ACCESS AUDIO HIGHLIGHTS BELOW In his remarks and responses to audience questions, Finnerty touched on a number hot... More

Councillor’s 10 Renewal Lessons

Here’s a unique audio recording that features veteran Toronto City Councillor Joe Mihevc – Ward 21 St. Paul’s West – sharing lessons learned from the front lines of two fierce renewal battles: The St. Clair Avenue street car right of way project and the... More

Chris Murray at HES 2014

Hamilton city manager Chris Murray spoke on the theme of “plans, partnerships and progress” at this year’s 7th Hamilton Economic Summit held on June 5 in downtown Hamilton. Access Recording Below Murray used the opportunity to present a case for tackling local issues –... More

Glen Murray Podcast

Below is an audio recording of Minister Glen Murray speaking on the role of transportation in progressive city building during a luncheon at Sarcoa Restaurant hosted today by the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce. He is introduced by The Honourable Ted McMeekin. Enjoy! LISTEN NOW[Audio... More

Transit Dinner Highlights

We held our third and final installment of Conversations with Christopher Hume and Guests on September 26, 2013. This salon dinner event was titled High Time for Transit and focused on the future of mass transit in Hamilton.  Key discussion themes included increasing ridership,... More