Community Discussion February 8 6:30

Community Meeting 

February 8   6:30 p.m.

Bennetto Recreation Centre


The NEN Board has the mandate from membership to come up with options to review and change the structure of the North End's official (recognized by the City) neighbourhood association. The elected board has been examining options and needs your participation. We are hosting a community discussion on this on Wednesday, February 8th at with a gathering at 6:30 pm and the meeting start at 7:00 pm at Bennetto Recreation Centre. 

This exercise will create recommendations for restructuring to go the the NEN members meeting in March. The goal is to strengthen community connections and forge stronger alliances within the neighbourhood for working with City Hall and dealing with various proposals that have the potential to significantly change the neighbourhood.
Please click here to read a working paper to review ahead of the meeting that outlines how other neighbourhood associations in the city are structured  This is an important undertaking and we hope you will attend. If you are unable to attend or wish to submit your thoughts in writing, please contact us at nen.president@gmail.com

Thank you,

Keven Piper,
President, North End Neighbours



A Woman's Writing Circle

A Woman's Writing Circle will begin on January 18 and will continue for 10 weeks.  If you are interested, please contact Peggyanne Mansfield.  



Traffic Discussion with City and Annual General Meeting 2016

Traffic Meeting

 

Where:

Bennetto Community Centre
450 Hughson St. N
 

When:

Thursday October 27, 2016
7:00 - 9:00

Staff from the City of Hamilton's Public Works department will be on hand to explain the next steps of the NETMP implementation and to address your questions. There will be opportunity for one-on-one discussion as well as a Q&A segment.

To learn more about the NETMP please visit:
https://www.hamilton.ca/city-planning/master-plans-class-eas/north-end-traffic-management-plan

City staff will also be giving the community an update on the process for deciding on the new redesign North End "Welcome" signage. Staff will be looking for your input on decisions going forward related to this signage.

If you'd like to submit a question for us to ask the city staff, please send an email to nenchair@gmail.com.


Annual General Meeting


Where:

Bennetto Community Centre
450 Hughson St. N

When:

Wednesday November 9 2016
Doors open at 6:45,
Meeting begins at 7:00
  • Discussion of NEN’s activities for 2015-2016
  • Financial Report
  • Election of Board of Directors
The AGM is a great chance to meet other members, learn about issues of interest to our neighbourhood, ask questions, and give your input.  
If you are interested in having your name added to the ballot to serve on the Board of Directors next year please contact nenchair@gmail.com.  

All North End Residents are welcome to join and attend. Membership is free. You may join at the door.

For more information please email nenchair@gmail.com 
or call Sheri 905 527 1697

Street Party for Welcome Inn!

Congratulations to Welcome Inn for 50 years of working in the North End! 

 

Hope you can join us in celebrating 50 years of building community in the North End!

 

 



Plan Local Announcement - September 14

We just got the following message inviting us to the Plan Local Announcment!  

"Good Afternoon,

Hope you all had a great summer and enjoyed all that sun.  Councillor Farr requested that I send out an invite to the Planlocal Safe Street Advisory  Committee, and to the ward 2 Neighbourhood Association for the announcement of the $1 million Plan Local Safe Streets projects that were voted on by the Ward 2 community in June. 

This announcement will take place prior to Council meeting on Wednesday September 14th, 2016 at 4:45pm, 2nd floor City Hall outside of the council chambers.


Cheers,
Ryan T Leverton
Special Project Administrative Assistant
Councillor Jason Farr
Ward 2 Downtown, City of Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-3774