HPA’s Sustainability Report

HPA is proud to present its first ever Sustainability Report The report outlines HPA’s ongoing commitment to transparency, and explores what the port does, how it interacts with our community, and how decisions are made to support social, environmental and economic sustainability. It is also an opportunity to celebrate our successes. A sustainable Port of Hamilton’s the product of the …

2017 #PortCity Flagship Initiatives

In 2017, we took time to listen to our neighbours and other stakeholders about ways to improve port-community interactions, and build awareness and pride in our port city. We are embedding sustainability into our decision-making and long-term planning, and we have completed some short-term actions in 2017. Here are a few: 1.       Restore the original shoreline at Sherman Inlet Restoring …

HPA contribution to CBC-Hamilton series, “Hamilton’s Identity Crisis”

The ongoing CBC Hamilton series asks good questions: who are we, and what do we want to become? Hamilton is clearly changing as a result of a convergence of forces – some planned; some unforeseen; some local; some global. But we would suggest that as much as the ‘old Hamilton’ is being replaced by the new, in some cases transformation …

HPA Land Use Plan Open Houses

Learn More About the Future of Hamilton’s Working Waterfront & HPA’s Land Use Plan Update HPA is currently updating its Land Use Plan. You can learn more about this initiative on the Land Use Plan project page. Open House #1 Thursday, November 24 6:30 – 8:30 (presentation at 6:40) Arts & Science Brewery, 207 Burlington St. E   Open House …

The Future of Hamilton’s Working Waterfront

In 2016, the Hamilton Port Authority will undertake a review and update of its Land Use Plan. Input from port stakeholders and the public will be critical to the development of the updated Land Use Plan. Scope The mandate of a port is to facilitate trade and to support the regional economy. For the Port of Hamilton, this means serving …