Hamilton Region Mayor Jim Coppinger on Tuesday said regional public colleges need more funding, however he has not signified whether hell recommend boosting revenue for schools in the upcoming spending plan.

Throughout a two-hour budget workshop with the Hamilton Area Commission, he also acknowledged the area continues to have a negative view of region schools.

Its been that perception, I understand over a years … to be able to turn that about is mosting likely to take a lot of people, Coppinger stated. At the end of the day, people have to be eageragree to wantintend to spendpurchase education and learning in this county Its been that understanding, I understand over a decade … to be able to turn that about is going to take a great deal of people, Coppinger claimed.