As we previously posted, The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care held it’s public meeting on June 19th regarding the potential closure and move of 50 LTC spots to Hamilton. Residents turned up to voice protest and support for keeping the beds here in Grimsby.
You can read more about the meeting in Alexandra Heck’s Niagara This Week article here: https://www.niagarathisweek.com/news-story/7383855-keep-the-beds-in-grimsby/
The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care is proposing to close Kilean Lodge and move our 50 long-term care beds to a new development in Hamilton. Do you want to see these beds stay in Grimsby?
Great results for the efforts of local residents in Stoney Creek! 12-storey condo proposal brought down to 6-storeys.
Full read available from The Hamilton News: https://www.hamiltonnews.com/news-story/7170283-smaller-condo-development-approved-for-stoney-creek-s-highway-8/
Interesting read in the Hamilton Spectator on urban development and building heights.
More Details: http://www.thespec.com/news-story/7169593-how-tall-is-too-tall-for-hamilton-
Interesting read on how Hamilton has a principled approach to development. Proper checks and balances help avoid a “feeding frenzy” when it comes to growth.
You can read the full article from the Hamilton Spectator: Stepping up our game on urban design and architecture.