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NTW: Politicians warn Grimsby hospital ‘will fall apart’ / HCSP

 

Niagara This Week just published an interesting article on West Lincoln Memorial Hospital, arising out of discussions that took place at the recent AMO (Association of Municipalities of Ontario) conference in Ottawa.  The West Niagara delegation was quite strong in their demands for a WLMH re-built/new hospital.

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Notice: Grimsby Summer Street Party – August 18th 5PM

Nothing to do this Saturday night?  Well come on down… downtown that is, where Main Street will be closed for a Summer Street Party to raise support for West Lincoln Memorial Hospital.

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NTW: Future of Hospital Corridor Secondary Plan


Photo Credit:  Town of Grimsby

While much of the talk of “development” in Grimsby has been focused on the West End, the East End of town has been receiving attention on a quieter note in the form of the “Hospital Corridor” Secondary Plan.

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Notes: Hospital Corridor Study & Council – July 16, 2018

Agenda: https://grimsby.civicweb.net/filepro/documents?expanded=542,543,90113&preview=96192

Official Town Minutes: https://grimsby.civicweb.net/filepro/documents?expanded=1127,1965,90198&preview=96209

Hospital Corridor Study

The Town is undertaking a study to develop a Secondary Plan and Urban Design Guidelines for the Town’s Hospital Corridor. This area is defined as all properties fronting onto Main Street East from Nelles Road to West Lincoln Memorial Hospital.

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Notice: Hospital Corridor Secondary Plan – Visioning Workshop June 6

Things haven’t been moving too quickly on the West Lincoln Memorial Hospital redevelopment, but the Town is racing ahead to prepare a Secondary Plan and Urban Design guidelines to plan for intensification and redevelopment within the surrounding neighbourhood. Continue reading

Notes: Town Council – May 15, 2017

Agenda: https://grimsby.civicweb.net/filepro/documents…


Public Works Minutes Discussion

Mr. LeRoux presented a few details of the $8M ($5M with “other projects”) Winston Road reconstruction. Costs will be covered through Development Charges (92%), outside contributions ($1.3M) and $600K from the Town. Since DC’s won’t all be received at the time construction starts this June, short term borrowing will need to be put in place with interest payments charged back to DC’s. Potential of 5-8 years to recoup the costs in a “hot” market, and up to 20 years if things slow down (highly probable). Apparently Public Works does not expect too many “extras” and has set aside a small contingency ($100K) for possible overruns.

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Notes: Town Council – May 1, 2017


GO Hub and Transit Station Study – Region of Niagara Presentation

The consultant is working on the draft Secondary Plan for the station area to plan the land use, infrastructure needs and transportation network. The boundary of the study area is approximately 800m (as defined by Metrolinx Mobility Hub guidelines) and includes the Livingston Road extension within the Greenbelt.

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Notice: Town Council Meeting – May 1, 2017

Town Council Meeting – May 1st, 2017 @ 7PM

Agenda: https://grimsby.civicweb.net/filepro/documents/79798…

Highlights on the Council agenda:

  • Region of Niagara – Go Hub and Transit Station Study Presentation
    – Preliminary design plans for each station area
    – Secondary plans for the lands around the station areas
    – Transportation analysis around each station (feed into
    secondary plans and station designs)
    – Market analysis to determine development potential around
    the station areas
    – Public and stakeholder meetings in May and June
  • Hamilton Health Sciences Presentation / Update on West Lincoln Memorial Hospital
  • 2017 Budget

Meetings start at 7:00 PM at Grimsby Town Hall and are open to the public.  Everyone is welcome to attend!