Guelph, Ont., August 24, 2016– The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) awarded the City of Guelph with the 2016… Continue reading Guelph receives award of excellence for waste collection system
Left, Martin Neumann, Emma Burger, Jessica Ince, Andrea Harris, Stephanie LaPointe, Thuy Le, and Wayne Gould. Guelph, Ont., A… Continue reading City takes first place in municipal floral display competition
Guelph, Ont., August 18, 2016 – Today, S&P Global Ratings (S&P) announced that the City of Guelph’s credit rating is… Continue reading City’s credit rating remains stable at AA+ for a fourth year
The City of Guelph’s new Civic Accelerator, which turns the City into a research, development and commercialization lab for civic technology, has selected winners for the Planning Notifications and Water Data challenges issued on June 20.
August 17, 2016– Guelph’s Mayor Cam Guthrie and a delegation of Councillors and senior staff wrap up four days of meetings with Provincial leaders today.
Windsor, Ont., August 16, 2016 – The Mayors of Southwest Ontario (MOSO) met with Ontario Conservative Leader Patrick Brown, O… Continue reading Mayors of Southwest Ontario meet with Provincial officials
Guelph, Ont., August 15, 2016– Ward 5 Councillor Cathy Downer has joined the Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) B… Continue reading Councillor Cathy Downer joins Association of Municipalities of Ontario board
Lawn watering and at-home vehicle washing not permitted Guelph, Ont., August 11, 2016—Today, the Grand River Conservation Au… Continue reading Guelph still at Level 2 Red for outside water use
The City of Guelph is pleased to announce Tara Baker will lead the organization’s financial management as general manager of the Finance department and chief financial officer (CFO)/treasurer.
City releases development guidelines Guelph, Ont., July 26, 2016–Guelph is taking action to support the redevelopment of prop… Continue reading Guelph supports redevelopment of contaminated sites
We’re reviewing the Zoning Bylaw to permit food vehicles to operate on both private and public property in certain zones (i.e… Continue reading Food Vehicle Zoning Bylaw update
Guelph, Ont., July 22, 2016 – Today, Mayor Cam Guthrie and Guelph Storm Partner and Governor Rick Gaetz announced a new 10-ye… Continue reading City, Guelph Storm announce new 10-year agreement
Guelph, Ont., July 21, 2016 – Work to develop the City’s 2017 budget is underway. From an internal kick-off to a capital budg… Continue reading 2017 budget process underway
Guelph, Ont., July 18, 2016 – Guelph’s existing district energy nodes in the downtown core and Hanlon Creek Business Park wil… Continue reading Update on Guelph’s existing district energy system
Guelph, Ontario, July 15, 2016 – The City of Guelph is lowering the city flag to half-mast to honour victims of last night’s… Continue reading Official Statement: Attack in Nice, France
policuelph, Ont., July 14, 2016 – Quarterly updates that include budget and progress status are now publicly available for th… Continue reading City publishes quarterly updates on large construction projects
On July 5, 2016, City staff presented the Integrated Operational Review annual report. The report described our accomplishments so far, outlined next steps, and emphasized the need to continuously modernize and improve the City’s approach to planning and development applications.
The City of Guelph reminds residents that air-conditioned City facilities and libraries are open to residents and visitors looking for a place to keep cool during the severe heat warning.
The City and OPSEU bargaining teams are at an impasse with a number of issues still on the table including wages and modernizing collective agreement language.
It is with shock and deep regret that the City of Guelph acknowledges the unexpected passing of Rodney (Rod) Keller, General Manager of Operations, devoted leader, and friend.
Give us your feedback on the Recommended Strategic Actions Report for affordable housing in Guelph. The report provides recom… Continue reading Provide feedback on the Affordable Housing Strategy: Recommended Strategic Actions
City to work with landowners, businesses, developers to ensure compliance Guelph, Ont., June 29, 2016 – The City’s 72 Source… Continue reading Policies to safeguard Guelph’s drinking water take effect July 1
The City is preparing for a potential Canada Post labour and service disruption as early as July 2, 2016, by providing you with alternate payment options to maintain City services.
The Mayors of Southwest Ontario will meet in Cambridge on Friday, June 24 2016 to discuss strategic priorities for the region.
Mayor Cam Guthrie presented Mayor’s Awards to 5 outstanding local volunteers at the Guelph Chamber of Commerce’s annual Awards of Excellence gala.
The City of Guelph launched the Civic Solutions Accelerator that enables the City of Guelph to work with entrepreneurs, startups, students and companies to create innovative solutions for complex municipal challenges.
The Civic Solutions Accelerator is a partnership with Innovation Guelph, Canada’s Open Data Exchange, Guelph Chamber of Commerce and the University of Guelph’s CBaSE.
Statement from Derrick Thomson City of Guelph Chief Administrative Officer Guelph, ON, June 16, 2016 – On behalf of the City… Continue reading City of Guelph congratulates MPP Liz Sandals on new cabinet post
Colleen Clack, who has served as the City of Guelph’s general manager, Culture, Tourism and Community Investment for the past six years, has been appointed by the Executive Team as the City’s newest deputy chief administrative officer (DCAO) of Public Services. In her new position, Clack will oversee Culture, Tourism and Community Investment, Emergency Services, Guelph Transit, Operations, and Parks and Recreation.
Guelph was ranked number 10 on the list of best places for new Canadians to live in MoneySense magazine’s 2016 Best Places to Live in Canada report.
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 Kitchener, ON – The Provincial government responded today to a call from municipal leaders along the T… Continue reading Provincial government announcements help advance GO Rail transit along Innovation Corridor
Guelph, Ont., June 13, 2016 – The City of Guelph is lowering the city flag to half-staff to signal solidarity with the people… Continue reading Official Statement: Orlando shooting
Derrick Thomson, who most recently served as the City of Guelph’s Deputy Chief Administrative Officer of Public Services, has accepted Council’s offer to serve as Guelph’s next Chief Administrative Officer.
Guelph, Ont., June 6, 2016 – Starting this week, individuals who have outstanding fines can expect to receive a collection no… Continue reading City addresses outstanding fines
Successful bids could garner up to $47.5 million in funding for Guelph Guelph, Ont., June 1, 2016 – Council, on Monday evenin… Continue reading City prioritizes 12 projects for federal infrastructure funding
About Guelph’s 12 top picks Learn about Guelph’s projects that best align with the currently available federal infrastructure… Continue reading Federal infrastructure funding preparations
Guelph, Ont., May 30, 2016 – Today the City of Guelph received confirmation that the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (… Continue reading Conciliator called into City and OPSEU negotiations
Guelph, Ont., May 27, 2016—The City has drafted a new bylaw to clarify its customer service processes for billing of water an… Continue reading Proposed bylaw to ensure transparent water and wastewater billing
Guelph, Ont, May 26, 2016 – Guelph’s Chief Administrative Officer, Ann Pappert, has advised Council that she will not be rene… Continue reading Guelph’s CAO opts to conclude employment contract
Market Square water fountain is open daily from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. If the fountain is temporarily closed due to an event or f… Continue reading Market Square water fountain status
Guelph City Council supports the idea of a mixed-use commercial, residential and affordable housing development at 200 Beverley Street—the former International Malleable Iron Company (IMICo) property.
Under the City of Guelph’s Delegation Bylaw (2010) – 18935, the City has granted the Italian Canadian Club (135 Ferguson Stre… Continue reading Notice: Noise Control Bylaw Exemption
Guelph’s Market Square and pollinator park are listed among 15 “Thriving Places” in the Greater Golden Horseshoe
Guelph, ON, May 16, 2016–The City of Guelph regrets to announce that Deputy Chief Administrative Officer of Public Services,… Continue reading Guelph’s Deputy Chief Administrative Officer of Public Services takes on role in Caledon
Guelph, Ont., May 13, 2016 – Community members are invited to a public open house about food vehicles, which include food and… Continue reading City seeks input on food vehicles in Guelph
Guelph, Ont. May 10, 2016– At its meeting last night, Guelph City Council approved a donation of $5,000 to the Canadia… Continue reading Guelph City Council approves donation to help those affected by Alberta wildfires
Each year the Guelph Chamber of Commerce hosts a Mayor’s State of the City breakfast. Guelph Mayor Cam Guthrie presented his State of the City Address on May 6, 2016. The Mayor’s speech outlined expectations, successes, focus areas and future goals.
Planning to start a renovation project this spring? Thinking about building a deck, renovating your basement, or constructing… Continue reading Learn about building permits at your local home improvement store
Guelph, Ont., April 21, 2016 – Today, at a groundbreaking event, the City of Guelph and Guelph Police Service (GPS) announced… Continue reading City, Guelph Police break ground on headquarters renovation
Starting at the end of April, parts of guelph.ca will be updated and re-organized. These webpage changes will make it easier… Continue reading Changes coming to parts of guelph.ca