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A Narrow Focus Leads to Wide Streets
George Sweetman, Published July 27, 2015
If we are to move forward in Hamilton and make real change, we must be willing to address our specific concerns in the broader context of a liveable city.
Commentary | 7 Comments
The 10/10/10 Project And Rowing With Aaron Jan
Kevin Somers, Published July 25, 2015
Two large and really talented contingents have come to Hamilton to perform at The Fringe with Aaron Jan, which speaks volumes about what to watch and whom to watch out for.
Entertainment and Sports | 1 Comment
Neighbours Working Together: A Dialogue on Intensification
Greg Tedesco, Published July 24, 2015
If communities are going to engage in the planning process around intensification, a broader discussion needs to continue around what intensification means and how to keep citizens involved so we have a meaningful say in future developments.
Special Report | 6 Comments
Achieving Target Residential Density Around the West Harbour GO Station
Dan Botham, Published July 24, 2015
We should look to the opportunities presented by midrise four to six storey buildings and the positive benefits they can bring to our neighbourhood.
Downtown Bureau | 24 Comments
Trail from John Street to Claremont Could be Great
Martin Zarate, Published July 23, 2015
With some serious TLC, this trail could be an excellent active transportation connection up and down the escarpment.
Special Report: Cycling | 16 Comments
Uber Ridesharing Service Launching Today in Hamilton
Ryan McGreal, Published July 23, 2015
The fast-growing upstart taxi service launches in Hamilton today at 2:00 PM, despite a Council warning that it will charge Uber with violating the City's taxi regulations.
Local News | 16 Comments
What's So Funny About The Fringe?
Kevin Somers, Published July 23, 2015
A love of comedy and laughter is universal, but what touches one's funny bone is as distinctively unique as a fingerprint.
Entertainment and Sports
Community Supported Agriculture Feeds a Caring Society
Doreen Nicoll, Published July 23, 2015
CSAs help create the sense of stewardship in consumers that is needed to protect rural lands and farm families.
My Crazy Bike Commuting Route
Kevin Love, Published July 22, 2015
For a car driver, the route to a given destination is usually simple and straightforward. Cycling should be the same.
Special Report: Cycling | 24 Comments
It's More Important to Get Waterfront Development Right Than Fast
Rob Fiedler, Published July 17, 2015
Real success for the waterfront's renaissance will be if we manage to create a complete community that endures beyond the glint of newness.
Downtown Bureau | 14 Comments
Bike Trip to Limeridge Mall Highlights Hamilton's Transportation Dysfunction
Ryan McGreal, Published July 16, 2015
The desire for safe, inclusive streets is pretty universal: no one wants to live, work or play on an ugly, dangerous, hostile street.
Special Report: Cycling | 174 Comments
Wheels Editor Endorses Universal Bike Lanes
Ryan McGreal, Published July 10, 2015
It's time for the City of Hamilton to be at least as progressive about cycling infrastructure as the editor of a magazine for driving enthusiasts.
Special Report: Cycling | 14 Comments
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