The Hamilton Community Land Trust will be participating in a solutions-focused panel discussion at next Friday’s National Housing Day event: Housing for All: Balancing the Phenomenon of Gentrification. The free event is taking place on Friday, November 20th from 8:30am-12:00pm at the Waterfront Banquet Centre. Seating is limited so make sure you register. We hope to see […]
June Newsletter: 100in1Day, I Wish this Was, Planners’ Network
100in1Day Hamilton 100in1Day is a global festival of civic engagement that came to Hamilton for the first time this year on June 6th with sponsorship by Evergreen. HamiltonCLT partnered with this initiative that worked with residents and organizations to bring 118 urban interventions to the city, all on the same day. Urban interventions are simple, […]
Hamilton Community Land Trust Awarded Ontario Trillium Foundation Grant
The Hamilton Community Land Trust (HCLT) is pleased to announce our receipt of an Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) grant in the...
Hamilton Community Land Trust Winter 2015 Update
Hello, HCLT supporters! We hope you are enjoying the slightly warmer weather and remember that spring is just around the...
When starting the Hamilton Community Land Trust we posted a survey on our website, polled our grassroots group of volunteers, and polled the attendees at our public launch event, asking them what they or their communities would want on land owned by the CLT. Here is what they told us: On the top of the list […]
I read with great interest Monday’s story in The Spec about a group of St. Claire neighbours working together to buy, clean-up and renovate a run-down apartment on their street. This amazing grassroots effort is exactly the type that Hamilton’s renaissance is built on. One building at a time, neglected properties are bought up and […]