Votes Cast for Statements
As a resident of ward 9, I strongly support the LRT project. The LRT project is more than a transit project. It is a city building project meant to spur development and investment in Hamilton. If we want to lower the burden on residential taxes, we have to seize this opportunity.
More importantly, we are planning for a Hamilton that will benefit our children and our grandchildren. Let's show our children that we can make bold decisions that transform this city into a future our children can be proud of.
Two Steps Forward, One Step Back on LRT
Candidates at both levels need to hear loud and clear that you support LRT and you expect the Province and City to keep their promises and finish building this thing.
Continue with Current LRT Procurement Model
Hamilton Light Rail (HLR) urges City Council to continue with the current Light Rail Transit (LRT) procurement model that Council already accepted under the Memorandum of Agreement with Metrolinx on February 10, 2016.
You made this happen!
Dundas Councillor Arlene VanderBeek best captured the spirit of last night's historic Council vote for the LRT project: "If you're not sure, err on the side of progress."