Stills in Motion: Spring Out Like a Lion

Dave Harrison, Published May 24, 2016
Wooden doorway in central Hamilton.
Stills in Motion

How Councillors Have Voted on Light Rail Transit

Ryan McGreal, Published May 24, 2016
Vote breakdown on all major LRT votes since 2011 vote asking for confirmation of Provincial funding.
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Letter from LiUNA Local 837 Supporting Light Rail Transit

RTH Staff, Published May 24, 2016
Decrying loud naysayers and Council's tendency to over-debate matters, the letter calls on Council to think rationally and move forward.
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Answers to All Your Light Rail Transit Questions

RTH Staff, Published May 20, 2016
Grand list of responses to every serious question that has been put forward about Hamilton's light rail transit plan.
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Extreme Librarian: Margaret Houghton, One of Hamilton's Most Valiant Civic Defenders

Margaret Lindsay Holton, Published May 20, 2016
Margaret Houghton has not only expanded the extensive library holdings over the years, but she seems to retain, with what appears to be a photographic memory, most of that voluminous collection in her head.
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How Payday Lenders Trap Borrowers in Cycle of Debt

RTH Staff, Published May 20, 2016
The problem lies in predatory behaviour which would be absolutely condemned, at least publicly, by the head offices of these outfits but in fact are reinforced in the form of pay raises, bonuses and promotions.
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Remembering WHY Hamilton and the Province Chose Light Rail Transit

Ryan McGreal, Published May 19, 2016
Without LRT, we are stuck with a stock of infrastructure we can't afford, a band of under-performing urban properties, and a cost/revenue model that puts us $200 million further into deficit each year.
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Rolston Neighbourhood Action Team Letter to Council on Light Rail Transit

RTH Staff, Published May 19, 2016
The Rolston NAT has sent a letter to Council in response to the recent controversy over whether to continue supporting the Hamilton LRT project.
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Full List of Rapid Transit, Light Rail Transit Votes Since October 2006

Ryan McGreal, Published May 18, 2016
Council has voted 45 times on rapid transit and light rail transit related motions in the past decade.
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North End Neighbours Letter to Council on Light Rail Transit

RTH Staff, Published May 18, 2016
The NEN has sent a letter to Council in response to the recent controversy over whether to continue supporting the Hamilton LRT project.
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Ainslie Wood-Westdale Community Association Letter to Council on Light Rail Transit

RTH Staff, Published May 18, 2016
The AWWCA has sent a letter to Council in response to the recent controversy over whether to continue supporting the Hamilton LRT project.
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Born in Beasley: A History of the Hamilton Community Land Trust, Part 1

John A. McCurdy, Published May 17, 2016
The history of Hamilton Community Land Trust is intermingled with the history of the Beasley Neighbourhood Association and with the neighbourhood itself.
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