Today, the Hamilton Spectator (September 25, 2013) reported that the City was willing to offer financial incentives to developers to protect … More
Tag: King Street East
#builtheritage – Our Priorities Reflect Our Values
I believe we must step up our game if we are to make any progress in saving our built heritage. … More
#SavetheGore – A good Mayor can make the difference!
#SavetheGore is possible with the support of the Mayor. On August 15, 2013 – the blog, Raise the Hammer, noted … More
Hamilton Sketches – The Kerr Building – 1840s
Hamilton Sketches – The Kerr Building -1840s By today’s standards, the modest structure on King Street East seems like nothing … More
Top 10 US Cities for Historic Preservation
Interesting short listing of the top 10 cities for historic preservation in the United States The List
Gore Park – Demolition on Hold
Press Release – Councillor Brian McHattie’s Office. July 9, 2013 – Hamilton, ON – Early this afternoon, Councillor Jason Farr, Mr. … More
Howarth Writes Minister Chan
Two weeks ago, I emailed Andrea Horwath’s Constituency Office and asked for her help with saving the historical buildings in … More
Wanted #Heritage and Condos – Examples
Wanted – examples of adaptive reuse of heritage downtown buildings with condo developments. Does anyone have examples from around the … More
Heritage group asks the Ontario Government to stop demolition of Gore Park Buildings.
According to an article by Ryan McGreal in the online publication, Raise the Hammer, the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario (ACO) … More
Gore Park Buildings – I want to believe but I want to act!
I am willing to believe but I want to act! I am willing to believe that the developer is a … More