Work on Edinburgh Road starting April 4

Edinburgh Road from Maplewood Drive to Municipal Street

Notice date:  April 3, 2024

About the project

The City is working with Communications and Cabling Contractors to install underground conduit and fibre optic cable along the west side of Edinburgh Road.

Work begins April 4

Work is expected to start on or about Thursday April 4 and take approximately four weeks to complete, weather permitting.

Lane reductions

There will be no lane reductions during the project. Two-way traffic will be maintained at all times. Please follow posted signs for safety. A full road closure is not planned however, delays could be expected.

Pedestrian access

There are no expected sidewalk closures or impact to pedestrian traffic.

Property and business access and parking

All businesses in the construction area remain open and accessible throughout construction.

Every effort will be made to maintain access to driveways in the construction area during working hours (7 a.m.–7 p.m.). However, construction activities and equipment movement may temporarily impact access to private property.

Guelph Transit

Guelph Transit route 8 will continue regular service through this roadwork. There are no transit routes impacted by this work. Visit for information about stop changes and route detours.

City services

There will be no interruption to any City services during construction. Waste collection will not be affected. Please continue to place your green, blue and grey carts at the curb, as per your regular schedule.

Map of construction area

An aerial view of a map indicating where the work will be completed. There is a red line indicating construction on Edinburgh Road South from Municipal Street to Maplewood Drive.

The City appreciates your patience, understanding and co-operation during this important construction project. Any updates will be posted on

For more information

For more information about the project, or if you require this document to be provided in an alternative format as per the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (2005), please contact:

James Luxton, Manager IT Infrastructure
Information Technology
City of Guelph
519-822-1260 extension 2311
TTY 519-826-9771
[email protected]