Special event notice: Road closures/parking restrictions on Carden and Wilson streets

Notice date: March 24, 2017

About the special event

The City of Guelph is hosting the Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour in Market Square on April 1 and 2. To accommodate event set up and activation, there will be road closures on Carden and Wilson streets. In addition, the Wilson Street parking lot will not be accessible.

Event set up begins March 30

Event set up along Carden and Wilson streets will take place on Thursday, March 30 and Friday, March 31; taking two full days to complete. The streets will remain closed for the duration of the event.

Street access

Wilson and Carden streets will have closures starting Thursday, March 30 through to Monday, April 3.

  • Wilson Street from Gordon Street to MacDonnell Street will close Thursday, March 30 at 7 a.m. and reopen after 7 a.m. on Monday, April 3.
  • Carden Street from Wilson Street to City Hall parking access will close Thursday, March 30 after 7 a.m. and reopen after 7 a.m. on Monday, April 3.
  • Carden Street from City Hall parking access to Wyndham Street will close on Friday, March 31 at 7 a.m. and reopen after 7 a.m. on Monday, April 3.

Parking access

Wilson Street parking lot will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 29 and reopen at 8 a.m. on Monday, April 3.

Parking will be limited on Carden Street from Wyndham Street to City Hall parking access on Thursday, March 30.

Property and business access

All businesses in the event area will remain open.

City services

Guelph Transit

Routes 5, 8 and 9 will be on detour from March 30 at 7 a.m. until April 3 at 7 a.m. Visit guelph.ca/transit for detour details.

Waste collection

Businesses are asked to place green, blue and grey carts at the curb, as per the regular waste collection schedule.

Map of event area

Map showing road closures for Rogers Hometown Hockey event on April 1 and 2. Wilson Street parking lot closed March 29 at 5 p.m. and reopens April 3 at 8 a.m. Wilson Street closed March 30 at 7 a.m. to April 3 at 7 a.m. Carden Street closed March 30 at 7 a.m. to April 3 at 7 a.m. Carden Street closed March 31 at 7 a.m. to April 3 at 7 a.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The City appreciates the public’s patience, understanding and co-operation during this special event.

For more information

Danna Evans
General Manager
Culture, Tourism and Community Investment
519-822-1260 extension 2621
danna.evans@guelph.ca