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City improves online access to more than 40 services

Visit “I want to” at guelph.ca to access City’s most popular online services Guelph, Ont., Thursday, December 15, 2016 – Today, the City of Guelph introduced a new way to access its most popular digital services and released two new online tools. In January, 2016, the City asked Guelph citizens what online services would make their lives or businesses better. Of the 44 ideas that citizens contributed, the following were selected based on feasibility, departmental readiness and cost. I want to: A central hub to find more than 40 of the City’s most popular online services. The services listed will change each season based on what’s new and used the most. “I want to” is available on the homepage of guelph.ca. Waste reminder: This tool sends… Continue reading City improves online access to more than 40 services

Lise Burcher re-elected to Federation of Canadian Municipalities Board

Guelph, ON, June 6, 2014 – City of Guelph Councillor Lise Burcher has been re-elected to the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) Board of Directors. Councillor Burcher has been contributing to FCM since 2005. “As a mid-size city, we are hitting above our weight by attracting funding for projects considered to be progressive, financially sound and working towards community resilience,” said Councillor Burcher. “We are well known across the country and well considered in terms of our integrated planning and implementation of initiatives relating to economic, social, cultural and environmental objectives.” Councillor Burcher’s involvement on the FCM Board of Directors has led to building capacity within the City of Guelph through sharing knowledge of other community best practices and ensuring Guelph has a voice at… Continue reading Lise Burcher re-elected to Federation of Canadian Municipalities Board