The City's LRT plan has $1 billion in provincial funding. Tell Council to take YES for an answer.

Meeting: August 26, 2008

Details and agenda for the Tuesday, August 26, 2008 Hamilton Light Rail meeting.

The next HLR planning session will be on Tuesday, August 26, 7:30 PM, at the FRWY Cafe, 333 King Street East (at Wellington St. N.) Hamilton, ON L8N 1C1.

Agenda

This agenda is still in development. If you have any items to add, please let us know using the contact link at the bottom of the page.

  1. Introductions.

  2. Report on outreach and endorsements.

    • Response from Ottawa St. BIA (Patty Despinic, Executive Director) saying, "I think your initiative has some merit and I'm watching the progress with interest. I have checked out your website and forwarded that information to my Board members of the BIA. If there is anything you need further from me, please indicate that. I'm willing to assist where necessary."

    • View Magazine article.

    • Nicholas' Presentation to breakfast Rotary Club.

  3. Further public education activities in the fall.

    • HLR presence at Ward 8 Community Council "Movie in Gibson Park"?

  4. Discussion: Any news from the provincial or municipal governments that will influence the decision?

    • Final discussion of what lobbying of politicians still needs to be done.

  5. Discussion: Response to the idea of staging for LRT construction; do we have a priority?