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Cameron Kroetsch moved to Hamilton in 2014. He's a labour relations professional, sometimes writer, and a passionate non-profit sector volunteer who cares about democracy in government and community advocacy.
Subject to a 'Minor Variance': Hamilton's Broken Site Plan Approval Process - We're going to be asking the Planning Committee to look seriously at the processes used for approving projects of this scale and we're going to be asking them to recommend that Council make some meaningful changes and put them in writing. Published October 06, 2017 in Commentary
It's Not Just About How Much the Rings Cost - For far too long we've allowed toxic masculinity to persist at the expense of women and members of the queer community. The symbol of power that these rings hold and the pervasiveness of that power continues to go unchecked. Published June 06, 2017 in Commentary
Restoring the Rules of Order in a Time of Procedural Chaos - At the literal end of the day, we cannot expect beleaguered and exhausted councillors who have been put through marathon meetings, week after week, to have the ability to work together and to make good, clear, and effective decisions. Published April 25, 2017 in Commentary