We hope your summer is going well and you are enjoying the hot, humid weather! This was a good year to have the splash pad open at Durand Park. Mark your calendar for the following upcoming events: August 24 – PED ride. Alissa Golden, Heritage Planner, will lead a bike ride through the Durand neighbourhood,..
Many Duranders talk about the issues of traffic in our neighbourhood: Speeding, aggressive driving, near-accidents and accidents at high speed. This year we have a chance to do something substantial about our streets, and the deadline for submissions is fast approaching. Jason Farr has made $1 million available from Area Rating funds to address specific locations..
If you’re like me, you like to be organized, so tonight I’m sitting down with pen and paper to jot down the times and locations of the Jane’s Walks I want to join. I’ll be using this link to get all the info and plan my weekend http://janeswalk.org/canada/hamilton/ You will definitely want to join our..
Councillor Jason Farr has committed $1 million this year for projects dedicated to safe streets. The funds will be disbursed in a participatory-democracy style vote at the end of June. We all want safer streets in the Durand neighbourhood and throughout Ward 2. Our engaged residents and members will want to have their say. Durand..
April 5th, 2012 (Hamilton, ON) This year’s summit focused on the concept of ‘complete streets’. Complete Streets are defined as follows: Complete Streets provide for all road users – pedestrians, bicyclists, transit users and motorists of all ages and abilities. This is exactly what the DNA has been advocating for years and it was a..