Urban Sprawl

The physical form of a community has profound impacts on the ability of individuals to live, work and play in a manner that is sustainable, climate resilient and inclusive.  At the most fundamental level, cities that sprawl out over large geographic areas are generally cities with larger carbon footprints than more compact communities.   

CLICK HERE to access the detailed information on the application to amend Urban Hamilton Official Plan policies to allow private urban boundary expansions to occur.  Deadline to comment is July 10th, 2020.