Justin Chandler's articles
Published On: April 15, 2021
Many Ontarians have questions about how the province decided on its priority areas. Public-health units do, too.
Published On: April 08, 2021
For some Ontario communities, density isn’t just a housing issue — it’s a burial issue, too.
Published On: March 31, 2021
More than a century apart, two pandemics revealed similar fault lines in the city — and that has advocates calling for change now and for any future pandemics.
Published On: March 29, 2021
As Hamilton grows, residents and politicians are questioning how to balance historical preservation with new development.
Published On: March 16, 2021
It can be difficult to grasp the full scope of pandemic deaths. Can we take in the stats without losing sight of the real people we’ve lost?
Published On: March 04, 2021
The City of Hamilton pays a living wage to all employees, with the exception of about 200 part-time student workers — and that has advocates calling for a raise.
Published On: February 17, 2021
TVO.org speaks with McMaster prof Ravi Selvaganapathy about how his team is tackling PPE recycling — and the larger issue of sustainability.
Published On: February 12, 2021
As the pandemic highlights the role of governments and politics, more Hamiltonians are turning out to voice their concerns.
Published On: January 22, 2021
Started in Hamilton, the CP@Clinic program sends paramedics into the community to offer medical advice, check-ins, and social connection.
Published On: January 05, 2021
Indigenous protesters have occupied the site of a proposed housing development in Caledonia since July. The roots of their action go back to the American Revolution.
Published On: December 23, 2020
As holiday shopping intensifies before the provincewide shutdown, experts warn against travel between regions to prevent COVID-19 Christmas spike .
Published On: December 21, 2020
Lockdown measures will be put in place starting Boxing Day.
Published On: December 08, 2020
Regional Essential Access to Connected Healthcare’s goal is to provide accessible care — but to do that, it says, Ontario needs to change its funding approach.
‘Filled with error and hazard’: Why Hamilton is taking on Doug Ford’s changes to conservation authorities
Published On: December 03, 2020
The Tories want to update legislation governing conservation authorities. Advocates — and Hamilton city council — say that the changes will make it harder to protect the environment.
Published On: November 19, 2020
Many city councils across Ontario are looking to fees as a way to rein in the costs of integrity-commissioner investigations — but critics say that approach threatens local democracy.
Published On: November 12, 2020
With the tourism industry struggling and a long wait for subsidized housing, experts worry that more people in the area will be pushed into homelessness.
Published On: November 02, 2020
Experts say that a technology developed for space travel could help good things grow right here at home.
Published On: October 09, 2020
COVID-19 isn’t the only virus you want to avoid this Thanksgiving. Find out how to keep yourself and your family safe when working, learning, and socializing online.