We held our inaugural Renew Hamilton Learning Forum on October 18 in a tent facility erected on the property beside the iconic Lister Building in downtown Hamilton.
The purpose of the event was to strengthen and support Hamilton’s growing renewal economy through sharing success stories and best practices. The forum is a key component of helping advance inspired urban environments throughout Hamilton.
Ward 2 Councillor Jason Farr (above) was among a roster of more than 25 speakers representing a variety of organizations actively involved in the regeneration of downtown Hamilton and adjacent neighbourhoods.
We will update this post over the coming days with audio and visual highlights from the event, including more about the plans by Hi-Rise Group, in partnership with Laborers’ International Union of North America, to build a 20 story condo tower beside the Lister Building. Here’s a start …