Mayor Partners with Business Groups for State of the Township Address
Hamilton Township Mayor Kelly Yaede is bringing in county
economic development groups for her annual State of the Township Address in an
effort that will also benefit three local non-profit organizations.
Mayor Yaede’s State of the Township
Address will take place on Wednesday,
March 20, 2019, during a luncheon at The
Stone Terrace by John Henry’s (located at 2275 Kuser Road, Hamilton, NJ
08690) beginning at 11:30 am. Following lunch, Mayor Yaede will present her
annual address highlighting current efforts and future plans for the
This year, Mayor Yaede and
Hamilton’s Economic Development Advisory Commission teamed up with local
business organizations -- the Hamilton Partnership, ShopHamilton and the
Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce – which are all co-sponsoring the
“The Hamilton Township Economic
Development Advisory Commission knows how important it is that members of
Hamilton’s business community have the opportunity to come together to share
ideas and build relationships,” Lori Danko, Chair of the Hamilton’s Economic
Development Advisory Commission. “We are certainly proud that we can work
together with our partners at Shop Hamilton, The Hamilton Partnership and the
Princeton Chamber to meet that need and keep communication flowing about the
great things that are happening in our town.”
"As Chairman of the Hamilton
Partnership, a private corporation funded by its members throughout the
Business Community, we respect and appreciate the working relationship between
the business community and the administration and are pleased to be a
co-sponsor of the State of the Township Address. The Partnership is always finding ways to
promote economic development in our community and improve the business climate
which we all serve. Hamilton is a great place to live and do business and the
Partnership and Mayor with her administration will keep trying to attract new
business to our community and find ways to and find ways to help the local
businesses prosper,” says Greg Blair, Chair of the Hamilton Partnership.
“Shop Hamilton is proud to work
with the Mayor and her office in presenting the State of the Township address
on March 20th. As an organization, we
value our partnership and the ability to collaborate with the Mayor and her
team,” says Joyce Cantalice, Chair of Shop Hamilton.
“The Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce is excited to partner with the Hamilton Township Economic Development Committee and the other Hamilton business organizations to bring the Mayor’s Annual Hamilton State of the Township message to everyone. As the largest township in Mercer County, Hamilton’s growth and economic development is a leader in the economic vitality of our region,” says Kate Stevens a Princeton Regional Chamber Managing Director.
The cost of the luncheon will be
$40 per person (online registration at: www.hamiltonstateofthetownship.eventbrite.com) Additionally, plans are in the works to livestream the State of the Township
Address at the Hamilton Township Municipal Building inside the Council Chambers,
where residents will be able to watch the speech at no cost. Residents will also be able to watch a video
of the address via the Township’s website and social media accounts following
effort to give back to the community, Mayor Yaede has selected three, local
non-profit organizations working to combat opioid and substance abuse, that will
each receive a portion of the event proceeds: Recovery Advocates, TOPAC (The
Overdose Prevention Agency Corporation) and City of Angels.
Please note this item was updated to include a quote from a representative from the Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce.