Category Archives: Road construction

Construction notice: Gordon Street lane reductions starting August 17

July 31, 2020

Strarting August 17, one southbound lane on Gordon Street, between Clairfields Drive and Clair Road, will be closed for construction, two-way traffic will be maintained. Continue reading Construction notice: Gordon Street lane reductions starting August 17


Construction notice: Bagot Street reconstruction resumes August 6

July 31, 2020

Final phase of construction on Bagot Street from Mercer Street to Drew Street starts August 6. Continue reading Construction notice: Bagot Street reconstruction resumes August 6


Construction notice: Portion of Speedvale Avenue and Woolwich Street intersection closed for repairs August 7 to 8

July 31, 2020

Road closure at Speedvale Avenue and Woolwich Street Work is expected to start at 7 p.m. on Friday, August 7 and be complete by 7 a.m. the next day, weather permitting. Continue reading Construction notice: Portion of Speedvale Avenue and Woolwich Street intersection closed for repairs August 7 to 8


Construction notice: Wellington Street lane reductions start August 13

July 30, 2020

The Ministry of Transportation Ontario (MTO) is working to repave the road surface on Wellington Street between Waterloo Avenue and the Highway 6 south on ramp. Continue reading Construction notice: Wellington Street lane reductions start August 13


Construction notice: Lane reductions and partial road closure at Eramosa Road and Meyer Drive starting July 28

July 28, 2020

Construction to install a traffic control signal at Eramosa Road and Meyer Drive and paving and concrete curbs repairs on Eramosa Road between Stevenson Street to Meyer Drive. Continue reading Construction notice: Lane reductions and partial road closure at Eramosa Road and Meyer Drive starting July 28


Construction notice: Section of Law Drive closed starting July 27

July 22, 2020

Starting July 27, construction to repair sewer pipes and repave the road surface begins on Law Drive between O’Connor Lane to Clythe Creek Drive. Continue reading Construction notice: Section of Law Drive closed starting July 27


Construction notice: Section of Dean Avenue closed starting July 28

July 16, 2020

Starting July 28, the City will work with Drexler Construction Ltd. to install sewer and water pipes, and repave the road surface on Dean Avenue. Continue reading Construction notice: Section of Dean Avenue closed starting July 28


Construction notice: Eramosa Road closed for emergency railway work starting July 31

July 16, 2020

Starting July 31, Guelph Junction Railway is completing emergency maintenance work at the railway crossing at Eramosa Road between Woolwich Street and Arthur Street North. Continue reading Construction notice: Eramosa Road closed for emergency railway work starting July 31


Construction notice: Stanley Street closed starting August 4

July 16, 2020

Starting August 4, the City will work with Alfred Fach Excavating Ltd. to install sewer and water pipes, and repave the road surface on Stanley Street. Continue reading Construction notice: Stanley Street closed starting August 4


Construction notice: Road work on Glenhill Place July 21

July 10, 2020

Continue reading Construction notice: Road work on Glenhill Place July 21


Construction notice: Water main repairs on Stevenson Street North Thursday, July 9

July 8, 2020

Continue reading Construction notice: Water main repairs on Stevenson Street North Thursday, July 9


Construction notice: Section of Farley Drive closed starting August 4

July 6, 2020

Starting August 4, a section of Farley Drive will be closed for construction for about 3 weeks. Continue reading Construction notice: Section of Farley Drive closed starting August 4


Construction notice: Section of Huron Street closed starting July 13

June 24, 2020

The City is working to install sewer and water pipes, remove and replace curbs, and repave the road surface on Huron Street between Ontario Street to Manitoba Street. Continue reading Construction notice: Section of Huron Street closed starting July 13


Construction notice: Speedvale Avenue West and Edinburgh Road North intersection lane reductions starting June 29

June 23, 2020

Starting June 29, construction begins to remove and repair underground traffic signals infrastructure, remove and repair concrete curbs, raise manholes, and repave the road surface. Continue reading Construction notice: Speedvale Avenue West and Edinburgh Road North intersection lane reductions starting June 29


Construction notice: Gordon Street and Terrace Lane lane reductions starting July 6

June 19, 2020

Starting July 6, work begins to remove and repair concrete curbs, raise manholes, and repave the road surface on Terrace Lane. Continue reading Construction notice: Gordon Street and Terrace Lane lane reductions starting July 6


Construction notice: Keats Crescent lane reductions starting June 22

June 18, 2020

Keats Crescent lane reductions starting June 22 Continue reading Construction notice: Keats Crescent lane reductions starting June 22


Construction notice: Clair Road West lane reductions start June 18

June 10, 2020

Work on Clair Road west of Gordon Street is expected to start on or about June 18 and take two days to complete, weather permitting. Continue reading Construction notice: Clair Road West lane reductions start June 18


UPDATED Construction notice: Essex Street closed starting July 20

June 5, 2020

Essex Street will be closed to through traffic from Dublin Street South to Glasgow Street South due to construction. Continue reading UPDATED Construction notice: Essex Street closed starting July 20


Construction notice: Mary Street construction starts May 19

May 11, 2020

Construction starts May 19 on Mary Street, between Forbes Avenue and Fairview Boulevard, and will last about one week. Continue reading Construction notice: Mary Street construction starts May 19


Niska bridge and road reopens for travel, includes multi-use path

October 3, 2019

The City of Guelph has finished construction of the new bridge on Niska Road, and the roadway has reopened for travel to people driving, biking and walking. Continue reading Niska bridge and road reopens for travel, includes multi-use path


Open house notice: Manitoba Street road reconstruction

August 29, 2019

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Open house notice: York Road reconstruction: Phase 2

August 27, 2019

Continue reading Open house notice: York Road reconstruction: Phase 2


Open house notice: Arthur Street sanitary trunk sewer and road reconstruction phase 5

June 17, 2019

Continue reading Open house notice: Arthur Street sanitary trunk sewer and road reconstruction phase 5


Construction update: Stevenson Street North phase 3 construction deferred to 2020

May 13, 2019

Continue reading Construction update: Stevenson Street North phase 3 construction deferred to 2020


Construction update: Paisley feeder main project

May 10, 2019

Continue reading Construction update: Paisley feeder main project


Construction notice: Paisley Road Feedermain

April 12, 2019

Continue reading Construction notice: Paisley Road Feedermain


Construction notice: Niska Road Bridge construction starts September 10

September 7, 2018

Continue reading Construction notice: Niska Road Bridge construction starts September 10


Niska Road construction starts in March

March 26, 2018

Continue reading Niska Road construction starts in March


Niska Road Bailey bridge to be reused in Canadian Armed Forces exercise

January 31, 2018

Continue reading Niska Road Bailey bridge to be reused in Canadian Armed Forces exercise


Niska Road and bridge improvements: open house results

January 31, 2018

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City optimizing the Wilson Street parkade

July 18, 2017

Continue reading City optimizing the Wilson Street parkade


City gets green light to proceed with Niska Road and bridge improvements

March 21, 2017

Continue reading City gets green light to proceed with Niska Road and bridge improvements


Wilson Street Environmental Assessment: Notice of Study Completion

March 3, 2017

The City is proposing to replace the existing roadway, storm and sanitary sewers, and watermain. Continue reading Wilson Street Environmental Assessment: Notice of Study Completion


Niska Road bridge closed February 28

February 13, 2017

Continue reading Niska Road bridge closed February 28


Update on the Downey Road transportation improvement study

January 10, 2017

Continue reading Update on the Downey Road transportation improvement study


City seeks public input on Wilson Street reconstruction and design

July 15, 2016

Continue reading City seeks public input on Wilson Street reconstruction and design


Emma Street to Earl Street Bridge improvements Environment Assessment: Notice of Study Commencement

July 11, 2016

Continue reading Emma Street to Earl Street Bridge improvements Environment Assessment: Notice of Study Commencement


Construction Notice: Guelph Police Service headquarters renovation construction work on Farquhar Street

July 5, 2016

Continue reading Construction Notice: Guelph Police Service headquarters renovation construction work on Farquhar Street


Norwich Street Bridge improvements Environmental Assessment: Notice of Study Commencement

July 5, 2016

Continue reading Norwich Street Bridge improvements Environmental Assessment: Notice of Study Commencement


Construction starts on York Road July 4

June 29, 2016

Continue reading Construction starts on York Road July 4


City to unveil Downey Road redesign options at public workshops

June 20, 2016

Continue reading City to unveil Downey Road redesign options at public workshops


Wilson Street improvements Environmental Assessment: Notice of Study Commencement

May 19, 2016

Continue reading Wilson Street improvements Environmental Assessment: Notice of Study Commencement


City consulting community on improvements to Downey Road corridor

May 10, 2016

Continue reading City consulting community on improvements to Downey Road corridor


City receives $2.6 million funding boost from province for York Road construction

April 1, 2016

Liz Sandals, MPP for Guelph, announced the City of Guelph will receive $2.6 million dollars from the Province’s Connecting Links Program for construction on York Road. Continue reading City receives $2.6 million funding boost from province for York Road construction


Speedvale Avenue public information centres

June 30, 2015

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Niska Road bridge to reopen May 5

April 27, 2015

Continue reading Niska Road bridge to reopen May 5


Downey Road bike lanes postponed

June 25, 2014

In response to concerns from residents who believe removing on-street parking could lead to more traffic and speeding, Guelph City Council will discuss plans for Downey Road during a meeting on July 14, 2014 at 7 p.m. Continue reading Downey Road bike lanes postponed


City reissues notice of commencement for Niska Road improvements

October 17, 2013

Continue reading City reissues notice of commencement for Niska Road improvements


Niska Road Community Consultation

June 27, 2013

The City of Guelph has initiated a Class Environmental Assessment (EA) study for proposed improvements to Niska Road from Ptarmigan Drive to the City limits. Continue reading Niska Road Community Consultation


Guelph Remastered communications campaign

March 1, 2011

The Guelph Remastered communication campaign helped area residents, businesses and visitors understand why the City of Guelph crammed five years of construction into one. Continue reading Guelph Remastered communications campaign