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  1. The Suburban Politics of Hamilton's Ward Boundary Review, by VivSaunders, Posted 2018-01-04 11:33:38: Completely agree 2018 will be an exciting municipal election! One slight correction though Andrew. ... (16 words)

  2. PC Election Platform: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, by DowntownInHamilton, Posted 2018-01-03 19:10:52: Kevin, can you elaborate on why you feel that the Clappison Corners interchange is a boondoggle? If... (18 words)

  3. Another Four Months Down the Drain, by Ryan, Posted 2017-12-27 14:14:22: FYI, you can [read Kevin's analysis here](/article/3444/pc_election_platform:_the_good_the_bad_and_t... (7 words)

  4. Another Four Months Down the Drain, by KevinLove, Posted 2017-12-25 15:18:34: >This project has been in development for a decade, has already been approved repeatedly by the City... (17 words)

  5. Another Four Months Down the Drain, by fmurray, Posted 2017-12-20 22:18:38: "this four-month excursion into political silly season" may cost us the BLine LRT, but what the hell... (17 words)

  6. Compromise Motion to Ensure LRT Workers are ATU Members, by Crispy, Posted 2017-12-17 11:04:06: Metrolinx threw council a big fat peach over the middle of the plate and rather than belt it out of ... (21 words)

  7. Compromise Motion to Ensure LRT Workers are ATU Members, by KevinLove, Posted 2017-12-16 14:24:59: Hmmm... This is very interesting, because whoever ProjectCo winds up being, ProjectCo is almost ce... (17 words)

  8. Compromise Motion to Ensure LRT Workers are ATU Members, by ergopepsi, Posted 2017-12-15 21:02:24: I'm not sure I buy the idea the ATU has a legal option here. You would think Metrolinx would have b... (22 words)

  9. Compromise Motion to Ensure LRT Workers are ATU Members, by Ryan, Posted 2017-12-15 16:04:30: > I haven't read the agreement but it would appear that it binds the city in respect to its own tran... (21 words)

  10. Compromise Motion to Ensure LRT Workers are ATU Members, by ergopepsi, Posted 2017-12-15 15:56:18: So forcing workers to organize under the ATU banner is preferable to an open process where they can ... (19 words)

  11. Compromise Motion to Ensure LRT Workers are ATU Members, by iancborsuk, Posted 2017-12-15 15:12:22: It's an unnecessary complication to require the workforce go through the entire process of unionisat... (15 words)

  12. Compromise Motion to Ensure LRT Workers are ATU Members, by ergopepsi, Posted 2017-12-15 14:52:54: I don't like the idea of city council expressly supporting a specific union. Legislating bargaining... (16 words)

  13. Compromise Motion to Ensure LRT Workers are ATU Members, by Pxtl, Posted 2017-12-15 14:36:54: See, that would've been a great motion like 8 months ago.... (11 words)

  14. Petition to Acknowledge Indigenous History in Canadian Citizenship, by osborne, Posted 2017-12-14 22:42:20: I’m in favour of some clarification in the Citizenship Guide. I checked the guide and it refers... (18 words)

  15. OMB Overturns Council's Ward Boundary Vote, by ScreamingViking, Posted 2017-12-14 00:14:04: It's about time. The ward structure of the "new" city was never meant to be permanent. Our democrati... (18 words)

  16. I'll Take Words and Phrases for 800, by Crispy, Posted 2017-12-13 06:29:30: >"intestinal fortitude" This was used in WWF rants back in the 70's: "Big Bruiser Bill doesn't h... (15 words)

  17. I'll Take Words and Phrases for 800, by JPDanko, Posted 2017-12-12 13:52:02: I LOVE this - what a great read! Phrases I HATE: "boondoggle" - a grumpy old guy from Ontari... (19 words)

  18. City Opens Gate Blocking Chedoke Path, by kevlahan, Posted 2017-12-11 15:48:03: Thanks Ryan and to City staff and Councillor Johnson for quickly resolving this double-gate issue! ... (17 words)

  19. HLR Urges Council to Continue with Current LRT Procurement Model, by Haveacow, Posted 2017-12-10 19:24:52: I don't want to rub salt in a open wound but get your, you know what in order Hamilton! Your council... (21 words)

  20. HLR Urges Council to Continue with Current LRT Procurement Model, by CharlesBall, Posted 2017-12-07 14:09:43: “An advanced city is not a place where the poor move about in cars, rather it’s where even the rich ... (21 words)

  21. HLR Urges Council to Continue with Current LRT Procurement Model, by Ryan, Posted 2017-12-06 11:35:26: The operations and maintenance workers will almost certainly be unionized, but they might not be mem... (16 words)

  22. HLR Urges Council to Continue with Current LRT Procurement Model, by rgelder@cogeco.ca, Posted 2017-12-06 11:30:01: Having made a personal investment in this issue (I literally stood in the streets of downtown Dundas... (17 words)

  23. HLR Urges Council to Continue with Current LRT Procurement Model, by Crispy, Posted 2017-12-06 10:34:00: I'm looking forward to hearing what green has to say on the 18th.... (13 words)

  24. Canada is Still Part of the Climate Change Problem, by Ryan, Posted 2017-12-01 07:23:02: If it is not extracted, it cannot be consumed. Most of the oilsands are going to have to be left in ... (22 words)

  25. Canada is Still Part of the Climate Change Problem, by GWW, Posted 2017-11-30 16:50:14: I realized after the fact that this was comparing apples to oranges. Extraction is a poor measure to... (18 words)

  26. Canada is Still Part of the Climate Change Problem, by OliverV, Posted 2017-11-30 14:56:23: The difference is extraction per capita and emission per capita.... (10 words)

  27. Canada is Still Part of the Climate Change Problem, by GWW, Posted 2017-11-29 14:16:25: I checked wikipedia for CO2 emissions, and there appears to be material differences in your numbers,... (16 words)

  28. Province Punts on Hamilton's LRT Operations Request, by Haveacow, Posted 2017-11-28 13:32:33: I remember a few years ago on this website I expressed an opinion on the subject of rapid transit an... (20 words)

  29. Canada is Still Part of the Climate Change Problem, by ergopepsi, Posted 2017-11-28 11:09:08: At this point, those that can and will try to do something about global warming have to keep doing w... (20 words)

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