Left to right, Sohile Ghaosi, project coordinator with Gateman Milloy, Mayor Cam Guthrie, Councillor Mike Salisbury, Adam Rut… Continue reading Construction begins on new Silvercreek Skatepark
Fall 2015/Winter 2016 Guelph Community Guide Visit guelph.ca/guide or preview at regexpress.guelph.ca Find the guide at City… Continue reading Registration for fall/winter recreation programs begins August 26
Guelph, ON, July 28, 2015 – The City is offering Guelph’s youth a place to skateboard for free this summer. Skateboarders and… Continue reading City offers complimentary skateboarding at the Ward Skatepark
Guelph, ON, July 17, 2015 – The City is asking residents to be on the lookout for Giant Hogweed and its close relative Wild P… Continue reading City asks residents to be on the lookout for Giant Hogweed
Public can vote on preferred option until August 2 Guelph, ON, July 14, 2015 – The City is seeking public input on six design… Continue reading City unveils design concepts for Riverside Park’s new play space
Swings, slides, climbers, and other play equipment will be replaced this fall with new structures that meet current Canadian Standards Association’s (CSA) standards for children’s playspaces and equipment.
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
On Saturday, June 20 a lifeguard working at Exhibition Park asked the parents of an eight-year-old girl to put the girl’s top… Continue reading Guelph’s swimming attire policy: official statement
The Active Transportation Network Study includes the development of design guidelines and a feasibility study. Together, these pieces will inform future upgrades of the City’s network of trails to improve connectivity for active forms of transportation such as walking, running, cycling and inline skating.
Guelph, ON, June 11, 2015 – This Sunday, June 14, media and residents are invited to Exhibition Park for a community picnic—h… Continue reading Community celebration for Exhibition Park natural playground
Guelph, ON, June 1, 2015 – Today, June 1 marks the launch of Recreation and Parks Month in Ontario and to celebrate locally G… Continue reading June is Recreation and Parks Month in Guelph
Please join the City in thanking its volunteers during National Volunteer Week April 12-18, 2015 and throughout the year.
Guelph, ON, April 9, 2015 – The City is seeking public input as it plans for this year’s replacement of aging playground equi… Continue reading City seeks input in creating new play spaces in four parks
Induction ceremony takes place at Kiwanis Sports Celebrity dinner June 10 Guelph, ON, March 24, 2015 – The Guelph Sports Hall… Continue reading Guelph Sports Hall of Fame announces 2015 inductees
Download it now or pick it up March 9 at City Hall, River Run Centre,West End Community Centre, Victoria Road Recreation Centre, Evergreen Seniors Community Centre and library branches in Guelph.
Guelph, ON, January 30, 2015 – We said yesterday that we’re interested in working with the residents of Pine Ridge on a mutua… Continue reading An update from the CAO on the skating rink in Pine Ridge
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
GUELPH, ON, September 12, 2014 – Guelph has been chosen to participate in Ontario’s Healthy Kids Community Challenge program,… Continue reading Guelph receives $1.1 million in Provincial funding to promote healthy, active lifestyles among children and youth
Join us this summer where you will have fun, gain leadership skills, and be a mentor to kids aged three to 12 years old.
Potential site is City-owned land south of Bishop Macdonell Catholic High School Guelph, ON, May 30, 2014 – On June 11, Guelp… Continue reading City staff recommends community centre for Guelph’s south end
Public celebration, autograph signing will take place at Market Square Guelph, On, May 22, 2014 – On Monday, May 26, the City… Continue reading Guelph Storm celebration set for Monday
City wins silver award at sixth annual Ontario Bike Summit Toronto, ON, April 14, 2014 – This morning, Guelph was among 24 co… Continue reading Guelph among Ontario’s most bicycle-friendly cities
Guelph, On, April 9, 2014 – On Tuesday, April 15, the City of Guelph will host a public meeting to provide an update on its r… Continue reading Options for potential new south end recreation facility to be discussed at public meeting
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.
To ensure Guelph’s updated DC rates reflect the population forecasted in Ontario’s Places to Grow Act—43,000 new residents an… Continue reading Complete Development Charges Background Study
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
Induction ceremony takes place at Kiwanis Sports Celebrity dinner June 18 Guelph, On, March 26, 2014 – The Guelph Sports Hall… Continue reading Guelph Sports Hall of Fame announces 2014 inductees
Guelph, On, January 30, 2014 – On February 11, Guelph’s Community and Social Services Committee will receive a staff report r… Continue reading Residents’ input creates unified vision for Jubilee Park
View the approved user fees for 2014 2014 Budget: Approved User Fees Learn more about the 2014 budget at guelph.ca/budget
In the aftermath of the recent ice storm, Guelph is removing large tree limbs hanging over sidewalks, roads, and other public spaces
Public meeting set for November 26 to discuss Exhibition Park playground needs Guelph, On, November 14, 2013 – City employees… Continue reading City seeks public input on new playground equipment
The City’s Riverside Park was awarded a Guelph Tribune 2013 Readers’ Choice Award in the category of Local Tourist Attraction.
Guelph, On, October 25, 2013 – Construction is set to begin on a new 37,700-square-foot commercial shopping plaza, located at… Continue reading Construction starts soon on new commercial shopping plaza
Mayor Farbridge encourages all residents to take part in this year’s in motion week challenge Guelph, ON, September 19, 2013… Continue reading City wants region’s most active municipality title
Community events include garage sale and pancake breakfast Guelph, On, September 19, 2013 – Last week, the City of Guelph lau… Continue reading City kicks off $55,000 United Way fundraising campaign
New community engagement opportunities enhance park planning process Guelph, On, September 6, 2013 – This fall, community mem… Continue reading City asks residents for help creating Jubilee Park
The City of Guelph is developing a master plan for Jubilee Park, located at 11 Sweeney Drive in the city’s south end.
Induction ceremony takes place at Kiwanis Sports Celebrity Dinner October 23 Guelph, On, August 7, 2013 – The Guelph Sports H… Continue reading Guelph Sports Hall of Fame announces 2013 inductees
Giant Hogweed is an invasive biennial or perennial plant. It reaches a height of 10 to 15 feet (three to four metres) when in flower and has hollow stems, two to four inches (five–ten centimetres) in diameter with dark reddish-purple spots and bristles.
The City of Guelph is accepting submissions until July 12, 2013 for naming / renaming City assets.
The City is planning to replace the St. George’s Park washroom building during the off-season in 2013.
Have you registered for your spring and summer programs? There are three easy ways to register 24-hour Online at regexpress.g… Continue reading Register now for spring/summer programs
Did you know that Guelph has over 70 km of trails and paths to enjoy? Walking and cycling are great ways to stay fit during the spring and summer months.
The Guelph Sports Hall of Fame Board of Directors is pleased to announce the names of the 2012 inductees who will be inducted at a ceremony next month.
GUELPH, ON, April 27, 2012 – Hometown hero Erin Mielzynski, who made history in March when she became the first Canadian woma… Continue reading Guelph to honour World Cup skiing champion Erin Mielzynski