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.
Holiday hours for the City of Guelph facilities and programs.
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.
Infrastructure Ontario is hosting a Public Information Session to provide an opportunity for community feedback on the upcoming works at the Guelph Correctional Centre site. Tuesday, June 28, 2016, 5-8 p.m., City Hall 1 Carden Street, Guelph
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
Public meeting for planning applications Guelph City Council will hold a public meeting in accordance with the Planning Act t… Continue reading Proposed development 745 Stone Road East and 58 Glenholm Drive
Public meeting for planning applications Guelph City Council will hold a public meeting in accordance with the Planning Act t… Continue reading Proposed development 389 Speedvale Avenue West
Public meeting for planning applications Guelph City Council will hold a public meeting in accordance with the Planning Act t… Continue reading Food Vehicle Zoning Bylaw amendment
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
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
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
City and Earthscape honoured at 2016 PRO Awards Guelph, Ont., April 14, 2016 – The City of Guelph and Earthscape were honoure… Continue reading Guelph’s Exhibition Park wins design award
Guelph, Ont., April 11, 2016 – At a meeting this evening, Guelph City Council voted unanimously to ratify new collecti… Continue reading City and CUPE unions ratify collective agreements
Guelph’s Operations department is taking to the streets to sweep and flush away winter grit, sand and salt. The cleanup is do… Continue reading Spring street sweeping begins April 11
April 7, 2016 – Today, the City of Guelph’s Governance Committee of City Council received and approved the 2012-2016 Corporate Strategic Plan (CSP) Priority Project Update.
The City of Guelph, the Guelph Public Library and CUPE locals 241, 973 and 1946 have reached tentative collective agreements for Guelph’s outside, inside and library employees.
Residents asked to move parked cars off streets by 11 p.m., Sunday, April 3. Guelph, Ont., April 3, 2016 – A residential plow… Continue reading Residential plow out scheduled in Guelph
Liz Sandals, MPP for Guelph, announced the City of Guelph will receive $2.6 million dollars from the Province’s Connecting Links Program for construction on York Road.
Province Enhancing Road Safety, Creating Jobs Guelph, ON, April 1, 2016 – Ontario is providing Guelph with approximately $2.6… Continue reading Ontario Investing $2.6 Million to Improve Highway 7
The Honourable Liz Sandals, MPP for Guelph will be joined by Mayor Cam Guthrie for an important funding announcement on Friday, April 1, 9:45 a.m., Guelph City Hall, 1 Carden Street Guelph, Ontario
The City of Guelph has filed a statement of defence with the Ontario Superior Court of Justice in response to a statement of claim filed by former Chief Building Official Bruce Poole that alleges, among other allegations, wrongful dismissal.
During a meeting earlier today between City of Guelph and CUPE locals 241, 973 and 1946, CUPE requested a “no board” report be filed with the Ontario Labour Relations Board.
Guelph, Ont., March 24, 2016 – On April 7, the City’s Governance Committee will discuss a proposed meeting structure change t… Continue reading Council to consider new governance structure
Guelph, Ont., March 23, 2016—Guelph City Council approved a staff recommendation for a dedicated stormwater user fee by a vot… Continue reading Council approves user fees to fund stormwater management
City releases analysis of resident feedback on animal control bylaw recommendations Guelph, Ont., March 22, 2016 – Today, the… Continue reading Community supports setting a standard of care for animals
Guelph, Ont., March 21, 2016 – The City of Guelph has charged itself for construction without a permit, resulting in a fine o… Continue reading City fines itself for not obtaining building permit
Guelph, Ont., March 8, 2016 – The Guelph Municipal Holdings Inc. (GMHI) Board of Directors has appointed Pankaj Sardana to th… Continue reading New Chief Executive Officer Appointed for Guelph Hydro Electric Systems Inc. and Envida Community Energy Inc.