Issues: GRIDS 2/MCR Urban Growth Survey
264 Governors 71 Main Street Bikeability in Dundas Dundas Living Centre Elementary School Review 2019
King Street Bridge/ Fisher Mill Park Parkside Public Laneway Development in Dundas University Plaza
Reading & Resources:
Citizens at City Hall - Catch News
for Ontario: Ontario Smart Growth Network re Complete Communities www.smartgrowthontario.ca
Compassionate Communities, a movement and a website (http://ctb.ku.edu/en/table-of-contents/overview/models-for-community-health-and-development/building-compassionate-communities/main).
Co-operatives: Slideshow: How to develop a Co-operative
Dundas Valley 50 Year Vision
Finances: Tools for Financing the New Economy
Friendly Streets Toolkit
Snapshots from Kirkendall Neighbourhood in Hamilton, which includes many "small homes and cottages":
Politics: How to Fix Politics
Compiles many shared concerns and resources for turning concerns into actions. Focused on creating strong places through building community consensus... Ideas on "placemaking"
What makes a great place? https://www.pps.org/reference/grplacefeat/
The Power of 10+: https://www.pps.org/reference/the-power-of-10/
Streets as Places: https://www.pps.org/reference/streets-as-places/power-of-10-place/
Broad-based Ownership Models as Tools for Job Creation & Community Development
Jeff Speck: 4 ways to make a city more walkable https://go.ted.com/Cycw
A Pattern Language, by Christopher Alexander - This is world-renowned architect Christopher Alexander's 1977 text detailing urban design and community livability.
Designing Community, by David Walters
Happy City, by Charles Montgomery
Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age, by Sherry Turkle. Research and insight into the effects our "devices" are having on people's ability to engage in conversation.
Utopia for Realists, by Rutger Bregman. The Case for a Universal basic Income, Open Borders, and a 15-hour Workweek
Councillor Arlene Vanderbeek
Dundas Star News http://www.hamiltonnews.com/community-static/5452451-hamilton-news-print-editions/
Social Planning and Research Council of Hamilton www.sprc.hamilton.on.ca