Hamilton Utilities Corporation Council Committee for July 2017

What will become of the Hamilton Utilities Corporation power generation station attached to Sir John A Macdonald when the public school board closes the school?

That was the main point of interest in what was otherwise an administrative meeting.

HUC staff say they are planning for what comes next at the Sir John A Macdonald site with the planned closure of the high school in 2019.

Hamilton’s Disability Advisory Committee Members Want Urban Braille LRT Urban Design

Members of ACPD told staff that Unipaving is not an acceptable substitute.

“Urban Braille along the entire corridor is essential,” said member Tim Nolan to reflect “that people with disabilities can be anywhere and everywhere”.

“Unipavers provide zero accessibility, period, zero”, Nolan said. “If were going to substitute urban braille or other kinds of textured accessibility for the sake of unipavers, not a good idea. The are not going to provide any utility”.