City Council will be presented with the first status report for the Community Energy Initiative (CEI) Update process on Monda… Continue reading City provides first status report on the Community Energy Initiative (CEI) update
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
April 7, 2016 – Today, the City of Guelph’s Governance Committee of City Council received and approved the 2012-2016 Corporate Strategic Plan (CSP) Priority Project Update.
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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
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
Public invited to attend open houses, take survey to inform Parking Master Plan Guelph, ON, September 4, 2015 – The City of G… Continue reading City develops four possible scenarios to fund downtown parking
The City is asking for feedback on what to include in the terms of reference for the Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan, which will outline the scope, purpose and structure for the project.
Guelph, ON, May 25, 2015 – Ontario Nature presented the City of Guelph with the 2014 Lee Symmes Municipal Award on Saturday i… Continue reading City of Guelph wins award for leadership in environmental conservation
Leadership team to steward Guelph’s Older Adult Strategy Framework Guelph, ON, March 25, 2015 – The City of Guelph has formed… Continue reading City introduces Community Older Adult Leadership Team
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.
Results of research reveal three key issues for Guelph residents GUELPH, ON, May 6, 2014 – The community is invited to attend… Continue reading Guelph Wellbeing to focus on food, connectivity and housing
On May 5 and 6, 2014 the City of Guelph held an Urban Design Summit to examine how cities are growing and changing. Panelists included David Miller, President of World Wildlife Fund Canada and 63rd Mayor of Toronto, and Andrew Howard, co-founder of Build a Better Block, for a discussion on how good urban design creates more livable and enduring places.
The City of Guelph is seeking feedback and insight from the community as part of its Solid Waste Management Master Plan (SWMMP) Review.
The study informs the business and implementation plan for downtown and provides market, user attraction and physical and environmental strategies to create the economic environment for growth and continued private investment.
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.
The City of Guelph is updating its Council-approved Water Supply Master Plan to define how we will continue to access a sustainable supply of water—for residential and industrial use—over the next 25 years.
Public and stakeholder consultation is an important and integral part of the review process and there will be several opportunities for the community to participate in the development of the new Solid Waste Management Master Plan.
Public consultation gets underway with open house and surveys Guelph, On, September 3, 2013 – The City of Guelph is seeking f… Continue reading City seeks community feedback on waste management programs and services
Mayor Farbridge to lead transportation, energy and open government talks at Association of Municipalities of Ontario Conferen… Continue reading Guelph and neighbouring cities promote regional transportation
Plan will be Guelph’s road map for even more accountable, transparent and engaging local government Guelph, On, July 24, 2013… Continue reading Guelph to create Canada’s first municipal open government action plan
Guelph, On, July 23, 2013 – A review of the City’s 2008 Solid Waste Management Master Plan (SWMMP) is currently underway and… Continue reading City review to gauge progress and explore the future of waste management in Guelph
Updated May 15, 2013 City seeks transparency though Community Investment Strategy Guelph, ON, May 14, 2013 – Guelph’s Communi… Continue reading Guelph to change funding for local non-profits
Guelph, ON, May 3, 2013 – On May 27, City Council will consider whether to move ahead with an assessment of The Elliott—a not… Continue reading Council to consider further review of Guelph long-term care home
Recognizing the need to develop improved plans for parking, the City of Guelph has initiated a Parking Master Plan study focusing on Downtown Guelph and surrounding areas.
The report summarizes the CSP’s strategic initiatives under way and how the CSP is being adopted within the City’s current systems and operations.
At next Monday’s committee meeting, transit staff will recommend changing peak service from 15 to 20 minute frequency.
GUELPH, ON, Friday, September 7, 2012 – The City’s first-ever corporate technology plan will be considered by Council’s Corpo… Continue reading Corporate technology plan proposes easier, quicker access to local government
City of Guelph Council has approved a corporate strategic plan that aims to equip the City with modern tools and practices to deal with today’s economic, social and technological realities and the challenges ahead.
A proposed 2012-16 strategic plan framework will be considered by Council at its June 25 meeting.
Updated Official Plan to direct growth over 20 years