Staff will make the decision by 2 p.m. if sports fields are to be closed for the duration of the day and evening.
Prime time ice available at City facilities.
Construction crews have been busy with the following aspects of the Victoria Road Recreation Centre renovation. Behind the sc… Continue reading Courtyard takes shape
Guelph, Ont., Monday, October 17, 2016 – The City’s Recreation Services team invites the public to participate in an online s… Continue reading City asks public for input on future recreation programming at Victoria Road Recreation Centre
All play equipment (swings, slides, climbers etc.) in these neighbourhood/community parks will be replaced with new equipment… Continue reading Notice: Playground equipment replacements
We think the only thing more special than meeting Santa Claus in person is speaking with him on the phone about Christmas celebrations, his reindeer, and his very special ‘list’.
On October 5, the City of Guelph will begin removing buckthorn in Silvercreek Park; north of the trail that connects Water an… Continue reading Removal of buckthorn/natural area rehabilitation
Today, October 4, City staff will take over occupancy of the arena and begin preparations for ice making. Ice users will take… Continue reading We’ve got partial occupancy
Holiday hours for the City of Guelph facilities and programs.
We’re excited to share that four new multi-purpose rooms will be part of the newly renovated Victoria Road Recreation Centre… Continue reading Survey: Victoria Road Recreation Centre multi-purpose room programming
The City of Guelph is developing a park master plan for Ellis Creek Park, located at 59 Westra Drive. To create this park pla… Continue reading Have your say on the Ellis Creek Park Master Plan
Silvercreek Skatepark is closed on Wednesday, September 21 and Friday, September 23 from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The closure allo… Continue reading Silvercreek Skatepark closed September 21 and 23
Public safety information Recently, trespassers have cut the fencing on the construction site near Hooper Street. This fencin… Continue reading Public safety notice: Royal Recreation Trail access at York Road and Eramosa River parks
Construction crews have been busy with the following aspects of the Victoria Road Recreation Centre renovation. Behind the sc… Continue reading Caution: Wet paint!
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Construction crews have been busy with the following aspects of the Victoria Road Recreation Centre renovation. Behind the sc… Continue reading Partial occupancy of arena scheduled for October 1
On Wednesday, August 31, 2016, spend time on what matters by registering online for fall/winter City recreation programs. Edit snippet
Left, Martin Neumann, Emma Burger, Jessica Ince, Andrea Harris, Stephanie LaPointe, Thuy Le, and Wayne Gould. Guelph, Ont., A… Continue reading City takes first place in municipal floral display competition
Construction crews have been busy with the following aspects of the Victoria Road Recreation Centre renovation. Behind the sc… Continue reading Victoria Road Recreation Centre construction work continues
This summer, the City of Guelph will begin phase two construction of Jubilee Park, located at 11 Sweeney Drive. Phase two inv… Continue reading Jubilee Park phase two construction
Construction crews have been busy with the following aspects of the Victoria Road Recreation Centre renovation. Behind the sc… Continue reading Masonry work begins
The City of Guelph and Guelph Humane Society are reminding trail users to be vigilant following coyote sightings along the Niska Trail in Guelph’s west end. In two separate incidents this month, a coyote has been stalking people and dogs. In the first incident, a coyote attacked a dog while the owner was hiking on the trail. In the second incident, the Ontario Provincial Police reported that a coyote had attempted to attack a hiker walking two dogs. It is not known if the same coyote was involved in both incidents.
Guelph, Ont., July 22, 2016 – Today, Mayor Cam Guthrie and Guelph Storm Partner and Governor Rick Gaetz announced a new 10-ye… Continue reading City, Guelph Storm announce new 10-year agreement
Construction crews have been busy with the following aspects of the Victoria Road Recreation Centre renovation. Behind the sc… Continue reading Elevator work happening
Over the past two weeks, construction crews have been busy with the following aspects of the Victoria Road Recreation Centre… Continue reading Construction is moving along
policuelph, Ont., July 14, 2016 – Quarterly updates that include budget and progress status are now publicly available for th… Continue reading City publishes quarterly updates on large construction projects
The City of Guelph reminds residents that air-conditioned City facilities and libraries are open to residents and visitors looking for a place to keep cool during the severe heat warning.
Most of the construction work on the Victoria Road Recreation Centre renovation project went underground last week. Behind th… Continue reading Victoria Road Recreation Centre renovation goes underground
Ontario is investing up to $13,990 in three projects in Guelph and Wellington County through the Seniors Community Grant program, which will help seniors stay connected, active and engaged in their communities.
Victoria Road Recreation Centre is a shadow of its former self as work continues on the renovation project. Behind the scenes… Continue reading Construction, demolition work well underway
Colleen Clack, who has served as the City of Guelph’s general manager, Culture, Tourism and Community Investment for the past six years, has been appointed by the Executive Team as the City’s newest deputy chief administrative officer (DCAO) of Public Services. In her new position, Clack will oversee Culture, Tourism and Community Investment, Emergency Services, Guelph Transit, Operations, and Parks and Recreation.
Guelph, Ont., June 10, 2016 – The City’s splash pads, wading pools and outdoor pool will be open weekends starting tomorrow,… Continue reading Summer water fun starts this Saturday!
Trench excavation at Royal City Park for ongoing sewer pipe installation. Guelph, Ont., June 9, 2016—The City of Guelph is re… Continue reading City lowers Speed River water levels to install sewer pipes
Guelph, Ont., June 7, 2016 – The media is invited to attend a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, June 9 to mark the opening… Continue reading Silvercreek Skatepark opens Thursday afternoon
Guelph, Ont., June 7, 2016 – June marks Recreation and Parks Month and the City of Guelph invites you to celebrate and get ac… Continue reading Guelph celebrates June is Recreation and Parks Month
Guelph, Ont., June 6, 2016 – In time for the summer season, Energize Guelph has launched a Park Activation program. Park Acti… Continue reading Guelph’s parks get activated
Want to make a difference in your community this summer? Come spend a day or week with us at camp! City of Guelph summer camp… Continue reading Summer camp volunteers needed
Guelph, Ont., May 30, 2016 – The City of Guelph is pleased to announce its summer lineup of free events and activities in Mar… Continue reading Free summer events in Guelph’s Market Square
Guelph, Ont., May 27, 2016 – The City of Guelph and Kindle Communities Inc., are hosting two open houses to hear from residen… Continue reading City, Kindle hosting open houses to discuss potential community hub
In May 2016, the City of Guelph purchased two acres of land from the Upper Grand District School Board, located between Brant… Continue reading Potential Brant Community Hub
To prevent weeds, grass and other plants from interfering with railway operations, the Guelph Junction Railway is performing weed control along Guelph Junction Railway tracks between Woodlawn Road and Victoria Road.
All play equipment (swings, slides, climbers etc.) in the neighbourhood/community parks (listed below) will be replaced with… Continue reading Playground equipment replacements
Guelph’s Market Square and pollinator park are listed among 15 “Thriving Places” in the Greater Golden Horseshoe
Hours of operation Carousel and miniature train May 21 to June 26, 2016: weekends only, 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. June 27 to Septembe… Continue reading Riverside Park amusement rides (carousel, miniature train and paddle boats)
Public can provide comment until June 5 Guelph, Ont., May 9, 2016 – The City is seeking public input to finalize the design f… Continue reading City seeks public input on Riverside Park play space design
Until May 29, 2016 you can provide comment on the design that best reflects the feedback we received during the vision and concept phases.
All events are free!
City and Earthscape honoured at 2016 PRO Awards Guelph, Ont., April 14, 2016 – The City of Guelph and Earthscape were honoure… Continue reading Guelph’s Exhibition Park wins design award
On March 31, 2016 Victoria Road Recreation Centre (VRRC) will close to the public for 12 to 15 months while the facility undergoes extensive renovations.
This year’s inductees are athlete Maria Gallo, veteran athlete Chuck Henderson, builder Thomas Dimitroff Jr. and the 1998 Guelph Storm.