Nine hours of delegations reflect divisions in community over LRT

Nine hours of delegations reflect divisions in community over LRT
LIVE: Council slated to vote on LRT
A critical meeting is being held today in which Hamilton councillors are expected to vote on the project's updated environmental assessment.

A key vote related to Hamilton's light rail transit project is now scheduled for next Wednesday. The latest delay, in regards to the project's updated environmental assessment, is the result of a motion presented by Ward 8 Councillor Terry Whitehead …

A vote Wednesday by an increasingly divided city council is expected to either move Hamilton's contentious LRT project ahead – or stall it in its tracks. next play/pause pre 1/1. Hamilton Spectator. By Matthew Van Dongen. A vote Wednesday by an

A vote Wednesday by an increasingly divided city council is expected to either move Hamilton's contentious LRT project ahead – or stall it in its tracks. A growing number of councillors have expressed reservations or outright opposition to the $1 … . The approach of providing transit based on ridership is no longer acceptable to today's employers. They are expecting that transit service will be provided from day 1. By Anne Tennier Published April 18, 2017. Dear Councillors Conley, Jackson, Pasuta,. We wish to emphasize the benefits of rapid transit for public health and for positioning our city to continue to be a global leader in health care, research and education. By Jennifer Brasch Published April 18, 2017. Dear Mayor Eisenberger and …

A huge question mark hangs over Hamilton's LRT — and an unprecedented provincial offer of $1 billion in construction cash — after councillors once again put off a vote to move the project forward.

Hamilton city councillors have delayed a crucial LRT vote for another week, but those who wanted the deferral insist it's not a bid to kill the project. They say it's a week longer to see if the system can be extended to Eastgate Square. 'I can't …

"But to reject $1 billion? I don't think anybody is that foolhardy." Care to guess who said that? Not a pro-LRT advocate or a Spectator editorial. It was in May of last year that none other than Hamilton councillor Donna Skelly said it. What a …

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