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From Our Members Blog

IMPORTANT – RURAL ZONING BY-LAW

Even though the formal agenda for the meeting has not yet been posted, the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) wants to alert its members that the Planning Committee of the City of Hamilton is scheduled to consider the proposed Rural Zoning By-law at its meeting of Tuesday, July 7. The meeting will start at 9:30 a.m. […]

THE FCC AT CITY HALL

Reflecting its growing influence, Hamilton Council has invited the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) – as ‘The Voice of Business in Flamborough – to appoint representatives to both its Government Relations Committee and the Open For Business Committee. The FCC particularly thanks Ward 15 (East Flamborough) Councillor Just Partridge for her role in helping make […]

COGECO HONOURS ITS VERY BEST

FCC Executive Director Arend Kersten was a guest at the recent annual COGECO gala celebrating the finest in community television programming throughout all of Ontario. Arend had earlier been a judge in several of the categories. At the gala – held at the Holiday Inn in Oakville – Ben Lyman of TVCogeco in Burlington was […]

FCC PAN AM TORCH BEARER

In partnership with the Ontario Lottery Corporation (OLG), the Flamborough Chamber of Commerce (FCC) selected as its representative in the Pan Am Torch Run Corporal Chris Klodt of Westover. Serving with the Canadian military in Afghanistan, Corporal Klodt was gravely wounded during combat and is now confined to a wheelchair. In recognition of his heroism, […]

KERSTEN ADDRESSES GLANBROOK DIVISION

FCC Executive Director Arend Kersten was the guest speaker at a meeting of the Glanbrook Division of the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce last week. There he shared his thoughts on the proposed Rural Zoning By-law which threatens many rural landscapers and owners of commercial and industrial properties. Under the leadership of Hamilton Chamber of Commerce President […]