Take the survey and tell us how you would like the City of Guelph to handle yard waste: drop off or pickup?
Community participation and ownership integral to CEI’s future success Guelph, Ont., April 27, 2016 – Council unanimously app… Continue reading Guelph’s Community Energy Initiative Update gets green light
A draft of the City’s final report on the Water Efficiency Strategy update is now available for public review and comment.
Personal information is being collected for the purpose of updating the City’s Integrated Water Mapping Project. The map upda… Continue reading Notice of Collection: Integrated Water Mapping Project
Minor water interruptions mean fresher water for Guelph Guelph, Ont., April 19, 2016—The City will begin cleaning water mains… Continue reading Spring cleaning of City water mains starts April 24
Regular monitoring of bridge continues Guelph, Ont., April 18, 2016—The City filed its response today to the Part II Order re… Continue reading City responds to formal requests for additional assessment of Niska Road
Spring water main cleaning begins Sunday, April 24, 2016.
Underground water and sewer work for the York trunk sewer and Paisley-Clythe feeder main project The York trunk sewer Paisley… Continue reading Construction notice: Gordon Street closure at the Speed River starts May 2
Surveys begin April 18 The City is surveying municipal water mains to find and reduce water lost during delivery to customers… Continue reading Leak Detection Program: municipal water mains
York Road closure proposed between Wyndham and Ontario for three months starting in June Guelph, ON, March 31, 2016—The City… Continue reading City hosts open house to share York Road construction plans for 2016
The City of Guelph is conducting a telephone survey about home energy efficiency and energy retrofits. The telephone survey b… Continue reading Notice of collection: household telephone survey about energy efficiency
Edinburgh Road to Applewood Crescent Drexler Construction Limited, under contract to the City, is replacing the water main on… Continue reading Construction notice: Willow Road water main replacement and road reconstruction
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
The City of Guelph is hosting its 13th annual Guelph Clean and Green Community Cleanup—one of the city’s largest community environmental cleanup events.
This will be no curbside collection on Good Friday, March 25. Collection will take place Saturday March 26 instead.
Wyndham Street to Ontario Street The City of Guelph is hosting an open house to present plans for construction on York Road b… Continue reading Notice of open house: York Road water and sewer pipe replacement
March Break events cater to all ages and interests Guelph, Ont., March 11, 2016—The City of Guelph is kicking off Canada Wate… Continue reading Guelph kicks off Canada Water Week with jam-packed week of events
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.
Guelph, Ont., March 8, 2016 – Guelph City Council is announcing governance changes to Guelph Municipal Holdings Inc. Guelph M… Continue reading City Council restructures Guelph Municipal Holdings Inc.
Guelph, Ont., March 3, 2016—Beginning Wednesday, March 9, engineering consultants and contractors hired by the City of Guelph… Continue reading Environmental investigation work to be completed adjacent to Fountain Street parking lot starting March 9
Attention news, photo and video editors Guelph, ON, March 1, 2016—The City is hosting an open house on March 8 to share infor… Continue reading City hosts open house for next phase of $30 million water and sewer project
Niska Road Improvements from the city limits at the Speed River to the Downey Road intersection
The City of Guelph is cleaning water mains in the Clairfields Drive/Irving Crescent area (view map) and the Pine Ridge Drive/… Continue reading Water main cleaning: Clairfields and Pine Ridge areas
Attention news, photo and video editors Guelph, ON, February 16, 2016—The City is hosting an open house at City Hall on Febru… Continue reading City hosts York Road environmental design study open house
Over a dozen reports of frozen pipes in Guelph homes following recent cold temperatures Guelph, ON, February 16, 2016—The Cit… Continue reading City urges homeowners to protect household pipes from freezing
Guelph, ON, February 12, 2016—The City of Guelph has publicly issued the Niska Road improvements Notice of Completion for the… Continue reading City’s Niska Road study documents available for public review
The City is planning improvements to the York Road corridor to address the current and future needs of our growing community.… Continue reading Notice of open house: York Road Environmental Design Study, February 23
Guelph, Ont. January 22, 2016 – Over the next couple of weeks, the City will be identifying and marking public trees in woode… Continue reading City identifying, marking hazardous trees for removal
Energy efficient, low maintenance LED street lights can save Guelph $750K annually Guelph, Ont., January 18, 2016–The City an… Continue reading City tests LED street lights
Study to inform plans to widen busy east end road Guelph, ON, December 18, 2015—The City has started an in-depth study of the… Continue reading City starts in-depth environmental design study for York Road
Guelph, ON, December 17, 2015—Guelph’s 2016 water and wastewater rates take effect January 1. The 2016 rate increase amounts… Continue reading 2016 water, wastewater rates effective January 1
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 Hydro hired Asplundh Canada ULC, to prune and trim trees near power lines in Guelph and Rockwood. Contact Asplundh Canada ULC for more information email@example.com 1-866-232-5845
Guelph, Ont., December 14, 2015—The City of Guelph has identified vegetable oil, from a storm drain near the Eramosa Road bri… Continue reading City responds to oily sheen on Speed River
Guelph, ON, December 9, 2015 – The City of Guelph’s former manager of Wastewater Services, Cam Walsh, rejoins the City as the… Continue reading Accomplished municipal leader rejoins City as interim Solid Waste Resources manager
Consultation will be conducted for the detailed design phase of the bridge. Guelph, ON, December 4, 2015—At a six-hour meetin… Continue reading City Council approves Niska Road reconstruction, bridge replacement; not signalized intersection
Guelph, Ont., December 3, 2015 – The City of Guelph’s 2016 Curbside Waste Collection Guide is now available for residents to… Continue reading 2016 curbside waste collection schedule available
Guelph, Ont., November 30, 2015—The City has arrived at a recommendation to address Guelph’s underfunded stormwater system. F… Continue reading City to present stormwater user fee recommendation at December 2 open house
Beginning on or around December 3, engineering consultants and contractors hired by the City of Guelph will drill four perman… Continue reading City drilling groundwater monitoring wells along Royal Recreational Trail
City encourages residents to prepare for winter Guelph, ON, November 24, 2015—City Council approved a policy for frozen water… Continue reading Council approves Frozen Water Pipe Policy
Changes offer better access, traffic flow and waste diversion Guelph, Ont., November 18, 2015 – On November 23, the City will… Continue reading City improves public waste drop-off area
The Elliott Community in Guelph is receiving a $310,583 saveONenergy grant after replacing its entire lighting system with energy-saving light-emitting diode (LED) fixtures.
New public sector accounting standard prompts greater financial transparency Guelph, Ont., November 3, 2015 – The City is upd… Continue reading City to report financial liability for environmental remediation annually
Ottawa, Ont. October 30, 2015 – The City of Guelph, Enmax Corporation and Windmill Developments were announced as the 2015 wi… Continue reading City of Guelph, Enmax Corporation and Windmill Developments Win QUEST 2015 Community Energy Builder Awards
Guelph, ON, October 28, 2015 – On Monday, November 2, City staff will carry out trials in three tree pits along Carden Street… Continue reading City to test vertical drain option on Carden Street tree pits
Help clear leaves from catch basins, storm drains Guelph, ON, October 27, 2015 – Environment Canada has issued a special weat… Continue reading Heavy rain expected for Guelph and area
The City is offering free curbside collection of single-use alkaline batteries for the first time to Guelph households from October 26 to November 6, 2015
In the coming weeks, the City will begin an audit of Guelph’s curbside waste—organic material, recyclables and garbage—from randomly selected properties throughout the city.
2016 non-tax-supported budget open to public comment October 21.
The City already adjusted 2015 work plans to ease some of the budget impacts resulting from the emergency.