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In the news: McMaster and Mohawk win awards for improving Hamilton commutes

CBC Hamilton has this story about Mohawk College and McMaster University winning Smart Commute Awards at this year's sixth annual awards presentation in Toronto. The awards recognize each school's commitment to improving commutes for students and employees. Mohawk was awarded the Parsons Brinkerhoff Employee Engagement Award while McMaster received the Hamilton Employer of the Year award. The Smart Commute program aims to ease gridlock and improve transportation across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area.