In the matter of the Ontario Heritage Act, R.S.O. 1990, Chapter 0.18 in the City of Guelph, in the Province of Ontario. Take… Continue reading Notice of Passing of Designation Bylaw: 13 Stuart Street
Provide feedback on your shopping experiences and preferences Guelph, Ont., November 23, 2017– Join us for a public workshop… Continue reading Help shape the vision for Guelph’s commercial development
We’re creating built form standards for mid-rise buildings and townhouses to promote design excellence across the city. When… Continue reading Open house: Draft Built Form Standards for Mid-rise Buildings and Townhouses
Volumes 1 and 2 now available Guelph, Ont., November 14, 2017 – Last night, City Council approved two volumes of Guelph’s Urb… Continue reading Council approves Guelph’s urban design manual
The City has received applications for variances from the City of Guelph Sign Bylaw (1996)-14864, as amended. The requests fo… Continue reading Notice: Sign Bylaw variance applications
The City of Guelph has recently received a request for the removal of 700 trees on private property located at 120 Huron Stre… Continue reading Notice of tree removals: 120 Huron Street
149 war casualties honoured as of November 2017 The City is proud to announce two new veteran-named streets in Guelph. Ambrou… Continue reading Streets named after Veterans in 2016-2017
Open house and downtown walking tour planned for November 8 Guelph, Ont., November 3, 2017—In celebration of World Town Plann… Continue reading Join city planners to celebrate World Town Planning Day
Take notice that the Council of the Corporation of the City of Guelph intends to designate 122 Cardigan Street as a property of cultural heritage value or interest under Part IV of the Ontario Heritage Act, R.S.O. 1990, Chapter 0.18.
Take notice that the Council of the Corporation of the City of Guelph intends to designate 43 Arthur Street South as a proper… Continue reading Notice of Intention to Designate: 43 Arthur Street South
The City is unveiling urban design concept plans at an open house for key sites along the Gordon Street corridor between Harv… Continue reading Notice of open house: Concept plans ready for the Gordon Street Intensification Corridor
Help shape southern Guelph Guelph, Ont., September 19, 2017 – Join us for our second community visioning workshop for the Cla… Continue reading You’re invited to a workshop to help plan the Clair-Maltby neighbourhood
Building heights, bike parking among updated regulations … Continue reading Updated zoning bylaw supports investment and development in downtown Guelph
Guelph, Ont., July 14, 2017 – The City will issue a tree permit allowing the property owner of 35-40 Silvercreek Parkway Sout… Continue reading Tree removal at 35-40 Silvercreek Parkway South starts late July
Guelph is making it easier for business to do business with city hall. The City offers more support, better tools, and easier processes for businesses moving to Guelph and applying for planning and development approvals
On July 4, 2017 the Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan Phase 1 report and recommended vision and guiding principles will be presente… Continue reading Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan Phase 1 report, recommended vision and guiding principles
Guelph, Ont., April 26, 2017 – Are you planning to star… Continue reading Learn more about building permits at your local home improvement store
Guelph, Ont., April 24, 2017 – Join us at the first information session and workshop for the Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan and… Continue reading What’s your vision for Guelph’s last greenfield area?
Join us for a Public Information Centre (PIC) and Visioning Workshop about the Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan and Master Environ… Continue reading Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan: Notice of Study Commencement, Public Information Centre No. 1 and Visioning Workshop
When buildings in Guelph are evacuated because of a flood or fire, the City’s Building Services staff assesses the property and determines whether it’s safe for occupancy.
Join us for a public workshop Guelph, Ont., March 16, 2017 – The City is developing new standards for townhouses and midrise… Continue reading Help develop design standards for townhouses and midrise buildings
We’re creating built form standards for townhouses and midrise buildings to promote design excellence across the city. Join u… Continue reading Public workshop: Built Form Standards for townhouses and midrise buildings
City’s Water Services and Planning departments to test new tools Guelph, Ont., February 23, 2017 – The City of Guelph’s Civic… Continue reading Pilot programs announced as Guelph wraps first round of Civic Accelerator
Guelph, Ont., February 9, 2017 – The City is recruiting members to form a community working group to provide guidance on the… Continue reading City seeks Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan Community Working Group members
Guelph, Ont., November 18, 2016 – The City of Guelph invites members of the community to provide feedback on the draft Urban… Continue reading Help create Guelph’s urban design manual
2017 Non-tax-supported budget receives Council approval Guelph, Ont., November 3, 2016—Earlier this evening, Council approved… Continue reading Council approves four dollar monthly residential stormwater service fee
The Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs is gathering feedback from municipalities, the public, Indigenous communities and o… Continue reading Provincial land use planning review
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.
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
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.
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.
Guelph’s Market Square and pollinator park are listed among 15 “Thriving Places” in the Greater Golden Horseshoe
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
Guelph, ON, February 1, 2016 – Residents are invited to participate in one of two City-hosted public meetings on February 9 t… Continue reading City seeks input on affordable housing strategy
Guelph, ON, January 21, 2016 – Guelph’s first heritage conservation district (HCD), the Brooklyn and College Hill Heritage Co… Continue reading Guelph’s first heritage conservation district receives official designation
A look at some of the budget details On December 10, 2015, City Council approved a $216 million operating budget and a $61 mi… Continue reading 2016 budget highlights
Guelph, Ont., December 15, 2015 – Last evening Council approved the terms of reference for the Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan st… Continue reading Council approves first step in Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan process
Guelph, ON, August 20, 2015 – Starting September 1, the City will implement the Radon Gas Mitigation Program for all new buil… Continue reading City introduces program to reduce radon gas exposure
Guelph, ON, August 19, 2015 – The City is undertaking a review to update the Downtown Zoning By-law regulations and downtown… Continue reading City updating Downtown Zoning By-law
Guelph’s IOR Annual Report illustrates significant cultural shift Guelph, ON, June 29, 2015 – The City of Guelph has released… Continue reading City improving development planning processes
Guelph, ON, June 23, 2015 – Last night, Guelph City Council approved the project initiation phase of the Clair-Maltby Seconda… Continue reading City moving forward with Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan
Introducing the first Integrated Operational Review (IOR) update of 2015 and summary of key IOR initiatives and events. A foc… Continue reading 2015 Integrated Operational Review (IOR) Update
Partial tree removal and grading expected to begin this spring Guelph, ON, March 10, 2015 – The City will issue tree and site… Continue reading Site work to begin at 0 Paisley Road
Guelph, On, November 13, 2014 – The design, preservation and enhancement of Guelph’s Market Square has earned the City a heri… Continue reading City receives heritage landscape award for Market Square design
Natural Heritage System policies now in effect Guelph, ON, July 23, 2014 – The City of Guelph’s Official Plan Amendment for t… Continue reading Guelph’s Official Plan protects Guelph’s rivers, wetlands and natural spaces
City seeks further public input on draft downtown documents; hosts open house Guelph, ON, May 30, 2014 – In advance of Monday… Continue reading City tests draft concept plan for St. George’s Square redesign
Council adopted the Downtown Secondary Plan (DSP) in 2012, which anticipates more residents and businesses Downtown. Based on… Continue reading Downtown Guelph Open House: Streetscape, Built Form and St. George’s Square
Guelph City Council has approved the secondary plan for the 436 hectare (1,077 acre) plot of land known as the Guelph Innovation District located South of York Road and East of Victoria Road North which is expected to be home to close to 7,000 people and 9,000 jobs. The plan includes an innovative mix of land uses, including a new urban village, a mixed-use main street, a research park and an adaptive re-use area around the historic reformatory complex.
Before approving Guelph’s up2014 Development Charges By-law, Council will consider the following information, comments from members of the development community and their representatives on the Peer Review Team.