On Friday March 4, more than thirty community partners gathered in the Perkins Centre in East Hamilton for a 1/2-day conference to discuss creative solutions for developing and preserving affordable housing and other community assets in the city. At the centre of this discussion was the community land trust model and its role in supporting […]
In January, the Hamilton Community Land Trust hosted a series of public visioning workshops titled “Community-Owned Land”. This community consultation was intended to test and prioritize HamiltonCLT’s vision and goals with more community members prior to moving into the organization’s operational phase. The central question of the workshops was: “If we were to acquire a property […]
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, […]
We are pleased to announce that the Hamilton Community Land Trust is partnering with the Kenilworth Revitalization Team to host a 100in1Day workshop! Register here What is 100in1Day? 100in1Day is a global festival of civic engagement that is coming to Hamilton for the first time this year. On Saturday, June 6th, 2015, over 100 urban […]
On behalf of volunteers and organizers, thank you to everyone who participated in last Wednesday’s Hamilton Community Land Trust launch at LIUNA Station! More than 120 engaged Hamiltonians came together to hear about the ways a CLT can protect and steward land for community-directed uses such as gardens, parks, community centres, and affordable housing. The […]
We were fortunate to have Joey Coleman, Hamilton’s independent journalist, live stream and record our public launch event on Wednesday, April 2nd. If you were unable to make it to the launch, and are interested in what was presented, you can follow this link to Mr. Coleman’s website, where there is a 45 minute video […]
It is just two days before the Hamilton Community Land Trust Launch this Wednesday (April 2) at LIUNA Station (King George Ballroom). We are so thrilled with the response from the community so far and are really looking forward to sharing what we have been working on. Although the guest list for the event is currently maxed out, Joey […]
The Hamilton Community Land Trust (HCLT) invites you to attend our public launch on April 2, 2014 in the King George Room at LiUNA Station.