Transit Crisis Band-Aid – What New HSR Hires Mean

it will likely be at least two months before passengers will see any impact – it’s probably going to get worse before it gets better.

Even with 14 new operators scheduled to driving buses in December, this will only end the HSR’s death spiral – backfilling retirements and operators who burn out.

Morning Coffee Notes

A quiet day is expected at City Hall with only two advisory committee meetings. I attended the Business Improvement Area Advisory Committee meeting this morning; it was housekeeping. I’m hoping to get a lot of writing done in my office today; and on that note, I close this note early to focus on that writing.

Mayor Fred Eisenberger Surprises Amazon … With An Amateur Pitch Video

Starting from its poor dreary image of Hamilton with green text proclaiming “A warm hello from the City of Hamilton” to it’s final screen with two different font colours with two different font faces, the video makes our great city look like the kind of place a fiction sit-com would be written in.