Hot, dry summers can be hard on our plants and trees We can help! Book a free Healthy Landscapes visit to get tips and advice… Continue reading Does your garden have the droops?
Help plant trees in Guelph to create a healthier watershed and increase our tree canopy. Join us for community tree planting… Continue reading Come plant trees May 14 and 28
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 1-866-232-5845
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
Over 200 Guelph households will add a tree to their yard thanks to a $15,000 grant from TD Green Streets.
Information and design workshop to be held August 12 Guelph, ON, August 6, 2015 – The City of Guelph, in collaboration with T… Continue reading City, community planning Guelph’s first urban food forest
Guelph, ON, July 9, 2015 – The City is marking public ash trees affected by the emerald ash borer (EAB) in preparation for tr… Continue reading City marking emerald ash borer infested trees for removal
Guelph, ON, May 28, 2015 – City staff will be removing and replanting street trees along Carden Street this summer. Staff wil… Continue reading City replacing trees along Carden Street
Guelph, ON, May 21, 2015 – The City is asking residents and land owners to watch for signs of the emerald ash borer (EAB) on… Continue reading City asks residents to check their ash trees for emerald ash borer
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
Local charity, homebuilder donates trees and shrubs to City’s landscaping project Guelph, On, September 25, 2014 – The City o… Continue reading Guelph to benefit with 33 new trees
Plantings are part of emerald ash borer canopy recovery program Guelph, ON, September 19, 2014 – In celebration of National F… Continue reading City planting trees during National Forest Week
Guelph, ON, September 8, 2014 – Guelph staff promptly completed emergency tree cleanup following Friday evening’s thunderstor… Continue reading Thunderstorm cleanup complete; tree damage minimal
Guelph, Ont., August 21, 2014—Beginning in September, red pine plantations in the northeast section of the Arkell Springs for… Continue reading Arkell Springs forest tree marking begins in September
Preventing damage caused by invasive insects The City monitors both termite and Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) populations. Guelph’s… Continue reading How Guelph deals with termites and Emerald Ash Borer
After discovering termites at the River Run Centre this spring, the City of Guelph treated the area, inspected 300 properties, installed 169 termite traps, mapped out the termite management zone, notified the affected property owners provided them with safe ways to dispose of wood and soil.
Guelph, ON, May 15, 2014 – Brush cleanup from December’s ice storm is now complete in Guelph’s residential areas. All park pl… Continue reading Ice storm brush cleanup complete in residential areas
Guelph, ON, May 7, 2014 – The emerald ash borer (EAB) is present throughout Guelph and the City has developed a plan to handl… Continue reading City has plan to contend with emerald ash borer
Eight out of nine zones cleared of brush Guelph, ON, May 1, 2014 – Brush cleanup is progressing well, with everything north o… Continue reading Storm cleanup almost complete
Environmental review suggests clearing part of the site before bird breeding season Guelph, ON, April 29, 2014 – This week, c… Continue reading Work to begin on south end condo development
After discovering termite activity at the River Run Centre and John Galt Park near downtown, the City delivered the following… Continue reading Termite notice and inspection area map delivered April 7, 2014
The City will treat the affected area near the River Run Centre, remove stumps, wood chip mulch, and install termite traps in John Galt Park. In May, the City will inspect about 300 downtown properties to determine the size of the termite infestation. Once the area is defined, the City will implement a complete control plan, install traps and put further control measures into effect as required.
City continues storm cleanup, recovery Guelph, ON, April 7, 2014 – Beginning today, Forestry crews are starting the substanti… Continue reading Forestry crews starting brush cleanup
Arborist recommends 20 unhealthy trees be removed Guelph, On, April 1, 2014 – This fall, 12 new trees will be planted in Roya… Continue reading Royal City Park, commercial plaza site getting 31 new trees
Forestry crews continue to make progress Guelph, ON, March 4, 2014 – City crews continue to make progress on storm cleanup an… Continue reading City continues storm cleanup, recovery
High-traffic parks and trails cleared of hazards, open to the public Guelph, ON, February 10, 2014 – City crews continue to m… Continue reading City continues storm cleanup, recovery
Guelph, ON, January 24, 2014 – City crews are making progress on storm cleanup and recovery following December’s ice storm. “… Continue reading Guelph making progress on storm cleanup, recovery
Ontario supports local action to keep lakes swimmable, drinkable, fishable The City of Guelph is distributing this media advi… Continue reading Helping Guelph protect the Great Lakes
In the aftermath of the recent ice storm, Guelph is removing large tree limbs hanging over sidewalks, roads, and other public spaces
The City of Guelph is pleased to welcome Martin Neumann as the new manager of Forestry.
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, September 21, 2013 – Councillor Ian Findlay was on hand today as the City of Guelph distributed free trees to cit… Continue reading TD Green Streets grant helps Guelph increase urban forest
Guelph, ON, August 20, 2013 – The City is preparing an action plan to address a recently discovered termite infestation just… Continue reading New termite infestation discovered in Guelph
GUELPH, ON, July 22, 2013 – Following the July 19, 2013 thunderstorm experienced by the City of Guelph, City staff will conti… Continue reading Thunderstorm clean up ongoing in Guelph
City Forestry staff have found conclusive evidence of Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) beetle activity in Guelph’s south end. A total of 15 juvenile ash trees have been confirmed as having been infected by the EAB beetle
The City has confirmed the Emerald Ash Borer — an invasive and destructive insect — has been found in four trees along Gordon Street boulevards near Clair Road. The trees were less than 10 years old and have been removed.
GUELPH, ON, Friday, March 16, 2012 – Each winter, beavers living in dams built along the banks of the Speed River and the Era… Continue reading City respects wildlife while protecting trees
GUELPH, ON, January 27, 2012 — Tree canopy coverage in Guelph is estimated to be 20 per cent according to a 2011 study commis… Continue reading Study identifies Guelph’s tree canopy coverage
Initiative supports the local urban forest GUELPH, ON, January 4, 2012 – The City of Guelph has launched its Greening Guelph… Continue reading Tree Donation Program will help ’green’ Guelph