Category Archives: Finance and budget

City of Guelph confirms 2023 budget

January 25, 2023

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City of Guelph releases its 2023 budget update to Council

January 12, 2023

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Strategic Advisory Group advocates for extension of daytime services at Royal City Mission; plans for What’s Needed Next

December 8, 2022

Continue reading Strategic Advisory Group advocates for extension of daytime services at Royal City Mission; plans for What’s Needed Next


Development charges rates changing September 18

September 16, 2022

Guelph’s development charges (DC) rates will decrease by about 3 per cent for residential rates and 5 per cent for non-residential rates on September 18, 2022. Continue reading Development charges rates changing September 18


City achieves highest possible financial credit rating of AAA

September 14, 2022

Guelph achieves highest possible independent credit rating of AAA from S&P Global Ratings. This rating reflects the City’s commitment to long-term financial sustainability and the resilience of Guelph’s local economy. Continue reading City achieves highest possible financial credit rating of AAA


Notice of Community Benefits Charges By-law passing

July 28, 2022

Guelph City Council passed the new Community Benefits Charges By-law No. 2022-20714 on July 18, 2022. Continue reading Notice of Community Benefits Charges By-law passing


Notice of Parkland Dedication By-law passing

July 28, 2022

Guelph City Council passed an updated Parkland Dedication By-law No. 2022-20717 on July 18, 2022. Continue reading Notice of Parkland Dedication By-law passing


Guelph moves ahead with new Community Benefits Charges and updates to Parkland Dedication Bylaw

July 19, 2022

City Council approved new Community Benefits Charges and updates to the Parkland Dedication Bylaw required by legislation. Continue reading Guelph moves ahead with new Community Benefits Charges and updates to Parkland Dedication Bylaw


City staff propose new criteria to ensure critical construction work gets done within approved budgets

March 24, 2022

Continue reading City staff propose new criteria to ensure critical construction work gets done within approved budgets


Notice of the passing of an updated Development Charges By-law

December 14, 2021

Guelph City Council passed an updated municipal-wide Development Charges By-law No. 2021-20643 on December 13, 2021 under section 2 (1) of the Development Charges Act, 1997, S.O., 1997 c. 27, as amended. Continue reading Notice of the passing of an updated Development Charges By-law


City releases its first multi-year budget

November 4, 2021

On November 16, the City of Guelph is presenting the 2022 and 2023 Budget, it’s first multi-year budget Continue reading City releases its first multi-year budget