Public safety notice: Royal Recreation Trail access at York Road and Eramosa River parks

Public safety information

Recently, trespassers have cut the fencing on the construction site near Hooper Street. This fencing is in place to keep people and pets safe.

Signs have been installed in the area with the following information:

Trespassing onto the construction site or damaging the fence can result in injuries or fines. Access to the trail is available at the covered bridge and at Boult Avenue. 

If you see someone trespassing onto the construction site or damaging the fence, contact Guelph Police at 519-824-1212 to report the problem.

Royal Recreation Trail access map

About the project

The York trunk sewer Paisley-Clythe feeder main is a $30 million, multi-year infrastructure project. It is the City’s largest water main and wastewater (sanitary) sewer project. It includes the installation of about 6.2 kilometres of water pipes and 3.8 kilometres of sewer pipes. The City’s 2009 Water and Wastewater Servicing Master Plan identified the projects as priorities in order to meet our community’s existing and future water and wastewater servicing needs.

The City of Guelph appreciates your patience, understanding and co-operation during this important construction project. Project details and updates are available on the City’s website at

For more information

Majde Qaqish, P. Eng., Project Engineer
Engineering and Capital Infrastructure Services
519-822-1260 extension 2225