Category Archives: Community

Market Square skating rink status

January 27, 2023

Hours and status of Market Square skating rink/wading pool Continue reading Market Square skating rink status


City clearing snow from all roads starting January 25 at 6 p.m.

January 25, 2023

Continue reading City clearing snow from all roads starting January 25 at 6 p.m.


Help us make Guelph the most engaged City in Canada

January 9, 2023

Continue reading Help us make Guelph the most engaged City in Canada


Downtown Update – December 2022

December 21, 2022

Continue reading Downtown Update – December 2022


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


Downtown Update – November 2022

November 25, 2022

Continue reading Downtown Update – November 2022


Public notice: Downtown Update – October 2022

October 7, 2022

Continue reading Public notice: Downtown Update – October 2022


Strategic Advisory Group sets course for a welcoming and safe downtown

September 29, 2022

Continue reading Strategic Advisory Group sets course for a welcoming and safe downtown


City of Guelph honours National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

September 22, 2022

Continue reading City of Guelph honours National Day for Truth and Reconciliation


Statement from Mayor Cam Guthrie and CAO Scott Stewart on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

September 8, 2022

Continue reading Statement from Mayor Cam Guthrie and CAO Scott Stewart on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II


Satisfaction survey: 95 per cent of residents proud to call Guelph home

June 17, 2022

The City of Guelph releases its 2022 satisfaction survey results, which show that residents continue to be happy with life in Guelph, and with City services. Continue reading Satisfaction survey: 95 per cent of residents proud to call Guelph home


2022 City of Guelph Satisfaction Survey results

June 17, 2022

The City’s 2022 satisfaction survey results show that our residents continue to be happy with life in Guelph, and with City services. Continue reading 2022 City of Guelph Satisfaction Survey results


On-demand holiday bus service launches April 15

April 4, 2022

Guelph Transit is introducing on-demand holiday bus service on Friday, April 15 alongside its regular holiday service. Continue reading On-demand holiday bus service launches April 15


City releases its second annual digital Guelph. Future Ready progress report

March 24, 2022

Continue reading City releases its second annual digital Guelph. Future Ready progress report


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


Guelph’s Community Plan revision addresses equity, systemic racism gaps

February 18, 2022

Guelph’s Community Plan is a reflection of the community’s needs and values. Today, the community shared an update, which includes new language and the theme: We are Community—a theme that speaks to equity and the elimination of systemic racism because everyone in Guelph should feel a sense of belonging. Continue reading Guelph’s Community Plan revision addresses equity, systemic racism gaps


Circular food economy enables business growth, increases food access, and lowers greenhouse gas emissions

January 27, 2022

On February 7, the Smart Cities Office will provide Guelph City Council with an update on how Guelph-Wellington’s Our Food Future program is exceeding its goals as it builds a local circular food economy, expanding with new funding, and attracting attention as the worldwide circular economy movement gains momentum. Continue reading Circular food economy enables business growth, increases food access, and lowers greenhouse gas emissions


Launching Zero Waste Economic Transformation Lab

January 20, 2022

Today, representatives from Co-operators, the City of Guelph, Wellington County and the Guelph Smart Cities Office launched the Zero Waste Economic Transformation Lab, a new initiative under the Circular Opportunity Innovation Launchpad (COIL). Continue reading Launching Zero Waste Economic Transformation Lab


Enabling community-led solutions to food insecurity in Guelph and Wellington County

December 20, 2021

Continue reading Enabling community-led solutions to food insecurity in Guelph and Wellington County


Ontario Land Tribunal dismisses ward boundary appeal

December 7, 2021

Continue reading Ontario Land Tribunal dismisses ward boundary appeal


Council approves City’s first multi-year budget

December 2, 2021

Today, December 2, Guelph City Council approved the 2022 and 2023 Budget—the City’s first multi-year budget that moves the organization toward a four-year budget. Continue reading Council approves City’s first multi-year budget


Accelerating circular businesses across southern Ontario

November 25, 2021

On November 25, 2021, the Guelph-Wellington Smart Cities Office announced that 40 circular businesses, social enterprises and other organizations will participate in the first cohort of business programs under the Circular Opportunity Innovation Launchpad (COIL) by the end of December. Continue reading Accelerating circular businesses across southern Ontario


City and University of Guelph continue to collaborate on shared challenges through Guelph Lab

October 8, 2021

Continue reading City and University of Guelph continue to collaborate on shared challenges through Guelph Lab