Category Archives: City operations

Leash-free areas, tennis courts and greenspaces reopening

May 20, 2020

The City is loosening restrictions on parks, greenspaces and sports fields, including opening unfenced leash-free areas and tennis courts, on Saturday, May 23. Continue reading Leash-free areas, tennis courts and greenspaces reopening


Guelph waste drop-off opens May 26 for household hazardous waste and garbage

May 15, 2020

Starting May 26, you can bring garbage and household hazardous waste to the public drop-off. Recycling, yard waste and reuse areas remain closed. Continue reading Guelph waste drop-off opens May 26 for household hazardous waste and garbage


Guelph shifting from COVID-19 response to preparing for recovery

May 11, 2020

Guelph City Council received an update about the City’s response to COVID-19 and plans for economic, social, and organizational recovery. Continue reading Guelph shifting from COVID-19 response to preparing for recovery


What will Guelph’s new normal look like?

May 8, 2020

Some pretty great things are already happening, thanks to some pretty amazing community leaders. Here are just a few highlights and we will keep sharing our progress in the coming weeks. Continue reading What will Guelph’s new normal look like?


Weed control work along rail tracks May 25-26

May 1, 2020

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COVID-19 forces City to place 127 full-time employees on declared emergency leave

April 17, 2020

Continue reading COVID-19 forces City to place 127 full-time employees on declared emergency leave


New snow storage pad reduces environmental impacts of salt

January 14, 2020

Guelph has finished building a new 18,600 square metre snow storage pad near the Wastewater Treatment Facility on Wellington Street West. Continue reading New snow storage pad reduces environmental impacts of salt


City investigating termite activity near Eastview and Mountford

October 22, 2019

The City is investigating termite activity in the area of Eastview Road and Mountford Drive after an infestation was discovered on two properties in the area last week. Continue reading City investigating termite activity near Eastview and Mountford


Things looking rosy with City of Guelph’s new GM of Environmental Services

April 29, 2019

Today the City of Guelph welcomes Jennifer Rose as the general manager of Environmental Services. Rose comes to the City with 15 years’ experience in the municipal sector, most recently as director of Environmental Services for the City of Vaughan. Continue reading Things looking rosy with City of Guelph’s new GM of Environmental Services


City appoints new chief building official

February 13, 2019

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City’s GM of Court Services retires after 29 years

June 6, 2018

Continue reading City’s GM of Court Services retires after 29 years


Council unanimously accepts Our Energy Guelph’s community energy recommendations

May 29, 2018

Continue reading Council unanimously accepts Our Energy Guelph’s community energy recommendations


Guelph Transit ridership up 44 per cent in September

October 6, 2017

Continue reading Guelph Transit ridership up 44 per cent in September


City shares early findings from Solid Waste Resources business service review

September 7, 2017

Continue reading City shares early findings from Solid Waste Resources business service review


City to play greater role in protecting Guelph’s source water

August 1, 2017

Continue reading City to play greater role in protecting Guelph’s source water