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Eric Gillis is a born-and-raised Hamiltonian, and a student at McMaster University who is very passionate about politics.
Light Rail and Gentrification - Working-class people deserve a transit system that does not treat them like second-class citizens. And they also very much deserve not to be forced out of their neighbourhoods. Published April 05, 2017 in Special Report: Light Rail
I Am a Lifelong Transit User, and I Support Light Rail - The overwhelming majority of students who would ever consider staying here after their studies are the ones who have explored the city - and the way they do that right now is by riding on packed-like-sardines buses. Published October 26, 2016 in Special Report: Light Rail
Council Fails to Realize Hamilton's Needs and Potential - As a group, City Council has demonstrated too much passivity, a serious disconnect from the potential of this city, and a lack of long-term vision. Published February 12, 2013 in Special Report: Light Rail