View the approved user fees for 2014 2014 Budget: Approved User Fees Learn more about the 2014 budget at guelph.ca/budget
By reviewing and optimizing systems and processes, finding efficiencies and cost savings, Guelph delivered an affordable budget without reducing service levels
Find current, accurate information about employee compensation at the City of Guelph, and a few of the steps the City is taking to manage these costs as part of Guelph’s Financial Strategy.
The following table shows updated information regarding the proposed 2014 tax-supported operating budget, and resulting tax i… Continue reading November 27 update to proposed 2014 operating budget
Guelph, ON, November 27, 2013 – City staff are now recommending a $193,265,418 tax-supported operating budget for 2014; a 2.3… Continue reading Guelph reduces proposed tax increase to 2.37 per cent
Community members are welcome to attend a meeting when proposed 2014 budgets for Guelph’s Local Boards and Shares Services (G… Continue reading Final budget presentation and public delegations
Guelph to lower fees for non-residential developments Guelph, ON, November 8, 2013 – The City is inviting the development com… Continue reading City invites community input on proposed Development Charges
2013-14 Development Charge (DC) Update To ensure Guelph’s updated DC rates reflect the population forecasted in Ontario’s Pla… Continue reading 2013 Development Charges Study and By-law Staff Report
Guelph’s Non-tax-supported budget receives Council approval Guelph, ON, November 5, 2013 – Earlier this evening, Council appr… Continue reading Council approves 3.5 per cent water, wastewater rate increases for 2014
The City estimates what new services will be needed to accommodate Guelph’s growing population, and uses this information to… Continue reading Proposed 2014 Development Charges
To ensure Guelph’s updated DC rates reflect the population forecasted in Ontario’s Places to Grow Act—43,000 new residents and 32,000 new jobs by the year 2031—the City conducted a background study including a peer review by two individuals selected by the development community with expertise in growth and demographic forecasting, and engineering.
Proposed 3.36 per cent increase informed by formula that reflects inflation, demand for service and efficiencies Guelph, ON,… Continue reading Proposed 2014 tax-supported operating budget supports Council’s ask for more predictable budgets
On November 5, City Council will consider the proposed 2014 Tax-supported Operating Budget Staff report and presentation Prop… Continue reading Proposed 2014 Tax-supported Operating Budget: staff report and presentation
Rather than introducing a number of new initiatives, the proposed 2014 Tax-supported Operating Budget sets the stage for the City to continue to deliver on important work already underway.
Guelph, ON, November 1, 2013 – Media representatives are invited to discuss the City’s proposed 2014 budget on Monday. Ann Pa… Continue reading Media Briefing: Guelph’s proposed 2014 Budget
Community members are invited to a public meeting to provide input on the City’s proposed development charges by-law and unde… Continue reading November 18 public meeting to discuss Development Charges (DCs)
Non-tax-supported budget presentation takes place October 24 Guelph, ON, October 11, 2013 – Community members are invited to… Continue reading Council to discuss proposed water and wastewater rates
First of four budget presentations takes place October 1 Guelph, ON, Thursday, September 19 – The City is improving opportuni… Continue reading Community members invited to comment on City budget
The City carefully assesses and prioritizes more than 350 capital plans and projects to determine how to meet the long-term n… Continue reading Highlights of Guelph’s Capital Investment Strategy
Guelph, ON, August 29, 2013 – Earlier today, Standards & Poor’s Rating Services (Standards & Poor’s) increased Guelph… Continue reading Guelph credit rating upgraded to AA+
A News Release from Guelph Municipal Holdings Inc. Guelph, ON, July 10, 2013 – Guelph Municipal Holdings Inc. (GMHI) held its… Continue reading Guelph Municipal Holdings Inc. Highlights 2013 Priorities at AGM
Updated May 15, 2013 City seeks transparency though Community Investment Strategy Guelph, ON, May 14, 2013 – Guelph’s Communi… Continue reading Guelph to change funding for local non-profits
Guelph, On, May 7, 2013 – A capital budget workshop, originally scheduled for this evening, has been postponed. In light of t… Continue reading May 7 capital budget workshop postponed
Investments focus on organizational excellence, innovation and city building GUELPH, ON, April 10, 2013 – The Council-approve… Continue reading Guelph’s 2013 budget now available online
g Council approved the new Financing Agreement and Internal Project Management Agreement for the future public health facilities in Guelph and Orangeville, recently negotiated by the City, the County of Wellington, Dufferin County and Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health.
Annual report contains 2011 audited financial statements GUELPH, ON, October 24 – The City of Guelph’s 2011 ‘We’re making a d… Continue reading ‘We’re making a difference together’ report highlights strategic initiatives
Guelph’s Engineering Services Division completed a Sustainable Infrastructure Report covering the asset groups of water, wastewater, stormwater and transportation systems. An infrastructure scorecard was also developed as part of 2012 report which indicates the relative reinvestment grade for the water, wastewater, stormwater and transportation systems and the funding trend for each asset group.
Infrastructure renewal and technology upgrades to strengthen City services GUELPH, ON, October 11, 2012 – On Wednesday, Octob… Continue reading Council to vote on enterprise-funded budgets October 24
The City will use the reassessed property values to calculate property taxes between 2013 and 2016.
Municipal financial and enterprise leader Albert Horsman joins Guelph on June 18, 2012.