I fully support this motion as presented. City leadership needs to spend our tax money wisely on opportunities that will enhance and improve the city for future generations - and funding a stadium in a midst of a vast sea of residential suburbs and big box plazas may make perfect sense for maximizing short term profits, but will do nothing to stimulate revitalization of the ailing heart of the city.
The Longest Yard - Seizing the Pan Am Opportunity
The Ivor Wynne proposal was offered up and accepted because it was cheaper, not because it was better. Now it's not even cheaper.
Committe Of The Whole Meeting, September 14
An important Committee of the Whole (COW) meeting will be held September 14 to discuss the recommendation of placing the Pan Am Games Stadium at the McMaster Innovation Park.
White Star Retractable Roof Proposal
With all the focus on City Council and the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, it's sometimes easy to forget that another group of developers stepped forward a few weeks ago with an alternative vision for the West Harbour.