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Bob Wood is a community worker at the Hamilton Community Legal Clinic where he works on the clinic website. He is also a freelance writer who has worked with youth, in housing and served as a municipal councillor in Burlington/Halton from 1991-97 and in 2006.
Let's Bring Back Postal Banking - Postal Banking will promote financial inclusion and address the problems many communities and individuals in this country have with getting access to banking services. Published December 02, 2013 in Commentary
A More Balanced Economic Study of Social Assistance - Hamilton has an important opportunity to give some serious thought to the analysis that social assistance provides real benefits as well as costs. Published July 03, 2011 in Commentary
20 Years Later, Roomers and Boarders Still Vulnerable - There is an assumption that there is a legal structure protecting rooming house tenants, but a legal grey area and lack of policy focus leaves them vulnerable. Published December 23, 2009 in Commentary
Urban Meltdown - In his new book, Clive Doucet argues that we have the knowledge and public will to address environmental issues. The problem is our politics. Published February 14, 2008 in Reviews