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Kieran C. Dickson is a partner with the downtown Hamilton law firm Evans, Philp LLP. He is the Vice President, External Affairs and Government Relations, of the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario and has carried out his own heritage property redevelopment projects in the downtown core.
Abandoning Bus Lane Sends Poor Message About City Priorities - The bus lane debate has come to represent something more fundamental: a question over vision and whether we want to move towards a more sustainable community and livable downtown or whether downtown Hamilton's streets will remain prioritized for automobil Published January 21, 2015 in Special Report: Bus Lane
Council, Province Have an Obligation to Protect Heritage - At both the municipal and provincial level, there is a clear process for determining whether and when to intervene to protect a heritage building from demolition. Published August 05, 2013 in Special Report: Heritage
A Call to Action to Save the Gore Park Streetwall - Call on the Province to stop the demolition of 18-28 King Street East and designate these buildings as heritage properties that help define Gore Park as the city's geographic and civic heart. Published December 29, 2012 in Special Report: Heritage