To encourage more residents to update older, inefficient toilets, the City expanded the Royal Flush rebate program to a wider… Continue reading Royal Flush $75 toilet rebate ends December 31, 2016
Smart Wash rebate ends December 31 Guelph, Ont., November 15, 2016—The City’s Smart Wash washing machine rebate program is en… Continue reading City toilet and washing machine rebates are changing
Red pine plantation before thinning (photo by Eli Sagor) Guelph, Ont., November 8, 2016—Beginning this month, red pine planta… Continue reading Arkell Springs tree thinning begins in November
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
Time and date lawn watering restrictions in effect until next spring November 2, 2016, Guelph, Ont.—The City is reducing outs… Continue reading Outside water use moves down to Level 1 Yellow as season ends
Changes will make saving water easier Guelph, Ont., September 27, 2016—Last night Council unanimously approved the updated Wa… Continue reading Council approves updated Water Efficiency Strategy
Beginning on or around September 26, environmental consultants and contractors hired by the City of Guelph will drill three p… Continue reading Notice of work: City drilling groundwater monitoring wells near water supply well on Emma Street
Lawn watering and at-home vehicle washing not permitted Guelph, Ont., August 11, 2016—Today, the Grand River Conservation Au… Continue reading Guelph still at Level 2 Red for outside water use
Enforced watering restrictions now in effect Guelph, Ont., June 6, 2016 — Due to local weather conditions, the City of Guelph… Continue reading City moves Outside Water Use to Level 1 Yellow
Truckload rain barrel sale part of open house activities Attention news, photo and video editors Guelph, Ont., May 25, 2016—T… Continue reading Water Services annual open house promises fun for the whole family
Attention news, photo and video editors Guelph, Ont., Friday, May 13—Approximately 1,000 students from local elementary schoo… Continue reading H2Awesome engages Guelph’s grade 8 students with diverse educational opportunities
A draft of the City’s final report on the Water Efficiency Strategy update is now available for public review and comment.
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 01, 2016—Beginning in March, a small section of the Arkell Springs forest along the roadway south of the… Continue reading Arkell Springs recharge system upgrades
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
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
Water Efficiency Strategy update provides opportunities for public input Guelph, ON, June 16, 2015—The City of Guelph is upda… Continue reading City invites residents, businesses to share ideas about water conservation on June 23
Residents asked to check on neighbours and help keep City phone lines open Guelph, ON, March 4, 2015—Almost 400 customers in… Continue reading City installing temporary water services
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
This review process reached completion in March 2014 with City Council’s approval of the revised Outside Water Use By-law (By-law number 2014—19714).
Guelph, On, Monday, May 27, 2013 – Today marks the start of the 18th annual Waterloo Wellington Children’s Groundwater Festiv… Continue reading 18th annual Waterloo Wellington Children’s Groundwater Festival welcomes Guelph students
Guelph, On, May 2, 2013 – The Clair Water Tower in Guelph’s south end is getting a new coat of paint this spring. The tower,… Continue reading Clair Water Tower to get new coat of paint this spring
The City of Guelph is inviting residents to participate in one of two upcoming community forums during phase two of its Outside Water Use By-law review.
March 18, 2013 – Today marks the start of Canada Water Week, a week-long celebration of water focused on the theme of ‘I Love My Water Body: Engaging Communities for Living Waters.’
GUELPH, ON, January 28, 2013 – The City of Guelph is inviting residents to participate in one or both upcoming public informa… Continue reading Public input sought for City’s review of Outside Water Use By-law
GUELPH, ON, December 14, 2012 – In the new year, residents and businesses will have an opportunity to provide input when the… Continue reading City to review Outside Water Use By-law and program
Conservation and efficiency are the most cost effective ways to preserve water supply
Low precipitation, high temperatures and drought-like conditions have prompted City officials to elevate the Outside Water Use Program (OWUP) toLevel 2 Red.
GUELPH, ON, April 10, 2012 – With the presence of hard water in Grand River Watershed communities, many local households choo… Continue reading Water softener facts website educates homeowners on soft water
Water Services to host open house and tour this Saturday GUELPH, ON, March 19, 2012 – It’s time to celebrate our most preciou… Continue reading Guelph celebrates 2012 Canada Water Week