News Release from Lloyd Longfield, Member of Parliament for Guelph Guelph, Ontario, December 5, 2017—Investing in local infrastructure helps create good middle class jobs, tackle climate change and improve Canadians’ quality of life. That’s why the Government of Canada is partnering with the Federation of Canadian Municipalities—and municipalities such as Guelph—to help achieve these national objectives. Today, Member of Parliament Lloyd Longfield, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, is announcing $175,000 in federal funding through the Municipalities for Climate Innovation Program (MCIP) for the City of Guelph’s Corporate Asset Management Program. The project is one of 103 MCIP and Municipal Asset Management Program (MAMP) projects that have been approved in 97 communities across Canada for federal funding amounting… Continue reading Improved climate change commitments for Guelph residents
First year of work provides better understanding of state of City’s infrastructure Guelph, Ont., March 28, 2017—Council unanimously endorsed the City’s Corporate Asset Management Plan and Asset Management Policy at last night’s Council meeting. The City’s first asset management plan outlines the processes and practices the City is undertaking to ensure its assets and services offer maximum value to the Guelph community. “Asset management protects and enhances the quality of life in Guelph by informing the best possible decisions for our assets—such as pipes, buildings, roads and parks,” said Daryush Esmaili, Manager of Corporate Asset Management. “This plan is our roadmap for getting the best value and addressing the highest-priority needs with your tax and rate dollars.” State of the assets The City’s asset management… Continue reading Council endorses Guelph’s first asset management plan
On January 23, City staff presented information about asset management at a special workshop. The Council presentation and draft policy are available online through the Council agenda. More information about asset management.