Category Archives: Construction

Goldie Mill Park and ruins reopens February 18

February 17, 2021

After two years of remediation and repair work, Goldie Mill Park and ruins reopens to the public February 18. Continue reading Goldie Mill Park and ruins reopens February 18


Construction notice: Stevenson Street reduced to one lane north of York Road starting February 22

February 9, 2021

Stevenson Street reduced to one lane between York Road and Smith Avenue on February 16 for construction.

Continue reading Construction notice: Stevenson Street reduced to one lane north of York Road starting February 22


Water main break on Cassino Avenue near Anthony Avenue being repaired today

February 7, 2021

Continue reading Water main break on Cassino Avenue near Anthony Avenue being repaired today


Dawson Road closed for emergency rail repairs today

January 26, 2021

Dawson Road is closed between Speedvale Avenue West and Campbell Road for emergency Guelph Junction Railway repairs. Continue reading Dawson Road closed for emergency rail repairs today


Guelph Police headquarters renovations restart

November 13, 2020

Renovation work on the Guelph Police Services headquarters restarts November 16, 2020. Continue reading Guelph Police headquarters renovations restart


Construction notice: Farquhar Street closed November 9-16 to stage equipment for Locomotive 6167 move

November 3, 2020

Farquhar Street will be closed from November 9-16 from the current location of the locomotive to the entrance of 111 Farquhar Street to make room for heavy equipment to lift the train. Continue reading Construction notice: Farquhar Street closed November 9-16 to stage equipment for Locomotive 6167 move


City doing a dye test in Guelph’s stormwater drains starting November 2

October 28, 2020

City doing a dye test in Guelph’s stormwater drains starting November 2 Continue reading City doing a dye test in Guelph’s stormwater drains starting November 2


Construction notice: Construction at John Galt Park underway to prepare for Locomotive 6167 move

October 22, 2020

The City is doing construction in John Galt Park to prepare the site for Locomotive 6167, which is relocating to the park by December 2020. Continue reading Construction notice: Construction at John Galt Park underway to prepare for Locomotive 6167 move


Construction notice: Norwich Pedestrian Bridge construction starts October 19

October 13, 2020

The City is reconstructing the Norwich Street Pedestrian Bridge in two phases starting October 19, 2020. Continue reading Construction notice: Norwich Pedestrian Bridge construction starts October 19


City demolishing sewage pumping station on Gordon Street starting October 8

September 25, 2020

City demolishing sewage pumping station on Gordon Street starting October 8 Continue reading City demolishing sewage pumping station on Gordon Street starting October 8


Construction notice: Lane reductions for environmental investigation work near Fountain Street parking lot start September 28

September 23, 2020

The City is working with engineering consultants GHD Limited to do environmental investigation work around the Fountain Street Parking Lot. Continue reading Construction notice: Lane reductions for environmental investigation work near Fountain Street parking lot start September 28


Temporary sanitary sewer bypass in place on Woolwich Street

September 23, 2020

Continue reading Temporary sanitary sewer bypass in place on Woolwich Street


Construction notice: Section of Stevenson Street North closed starting September 28

September 21, 2020

Starting September 28, Stevenson Street North will be closed to through traffic between Bennett Avenue and Eramosa Road. Continue reading Construction notice: Section of Stevenson Street North closed starting September 28


Notice of study completion: Municipal Class Environmental Assessment Schedule ‘B’ Gordon Street improvements

September 17, 2020

To improve the safety and mobility for all road users, City of Guelph is proposing a continuous two-way left-turn lane on Gordon Street between Edinburgh Road and Lowes Road with off-street multi-use paths for pedestrians and cyclists. Continue reading Notice of study completion: Municipal Class Environmental Assessment Schedule ‘B’ Gordon Street improvements


City to inspect water main valves starting September 8

September 4, 2020

City to inspect water main valves starting September 8 Continue reading City to inspect water main valves starting September 8


Tree removals at Goldie Mill start September 1

August 31, 2020

Tree removals at Goldie Mill start September 1 Continue reading Tree removals at Goldie Mill start September 1


Construction notice: York Road closed to through traffic starting early September

August 27, 2020

York Road will be closed from Ontario Street to Stevenson Street to through traffic starting the week of September 8 until about June 2021. Continue reading Construction notice: York Road closed to through traffic starting early September


Recommended improvements on Gordon Street would improve traffic flows

August 13, 2020

Guelph City Council to discuss recommended changes for Gordon Street between Edinburgh Road and Lowes Road Continue reading Recommended improvements on Gordon Street would improve traffic flows


Notice of virtual open house: Norwich Street Pedestrian Bridge reconstruction and rehabilitation

July 15, 2020

Member of the public can submit comments and questions about the Norwich Street pedestrian bridge reconstruction project until July 28, 2020. Continue reading Notice of virtual open house: Norwich Street Pedestrian Bridge reconstruction and rehabilitation


Construction notice: Road work on Glenhill Place July 21

July 10, 2020

Continue reading Construction notice: Road work on Glenhill Place July 21


Construction notice: Water main repairs on Stevenson Street North Thursday, July 9

July 8, 2020

Continue reading Construction notice: Water main repairs on Stevenson Street North Thursday, July 9


City finds police headquarters general contractor in default of contract

June 30, 2020

City finds police headquarters general contractor in default of contract Continue reading City finds police headquarters general contractor in default of contract


Construction notice: Keats Crescent lane reductions starting June 22

June 18, 2020

Keats Crescent lane reductions starting June 22 Continue reading Construction notice: Keats Crescent lane reductions starting June 22


Construction notice: Sewer repairs on Stevenson Street North Thursday, June 18

June 15, 2020

Continue reading Construction notice: Sewer repairs on Stevenson Street North Thursday, June 18


Construction notice: Mary Street construction starts May 19

May 11, 2020

Construction starts May 19 on Mary Street, between Forbes Avenue and Fairview Boulevard, and will last about one week. Continue reading Construction notice: Mary Street construction starts May 19


Guelph police headquarters: January 2020 construction update

January 31, 2020

Continue reading Guelph police headquarters: January 2020 construction update


Guelph police headquarters: October 2019 construction update

November 8, 2019

The renovation and expansion of Guelph Police Service’s headquarters is underway. Here is a summary of the work completed in October 2019. Continue reading Guelph police headquarters: October 2019 construction update


Market Parkade and Wilson Street improvements completed within budget and with sustainability in mind

October 9, 2019

This month, the City will celebrate the long-awaited completion of the Wilson Street road improvements and the grand opening of the new Market Parkade. The new Norfolk Street pedestrian bridge will also open, and the Wilson Street public art project will be unveiled along with four new murals created as part of the Main Street Mural Project. All work was completed within planned budgets. Continue reading Market Parkade and Wilson Street improvements completed within budget and with sustainability in mind


Guelph police headquarters: September 2019 construction update

September 30, 2019

The renovation and expansion of Guelph Police Service’s headquarters is underway. Here is a summary of the work completed in September 2019. Continue reading Guelph police headquarters: September 2019 construction update


City upgrading to LED streetlights throughout Guelph starting early October

September 27, 2019

City upgrading to LED streetlights throughout Guelph starting early October. Continue reading City upgrading to LED streetlights throughout Guelph starting early October


Guelph police headquarters: August 2019 construction update

August 30, 2019

Guelph police headquarters: August 2019 construction update Continue reading Guelph police headquarters: August 2019 construction update


Open house notice: Manitoba Street road reconstruction

August 29, 2019

Continue reading Open house notice: Manitoba Street road reconstruction


Temporary trail closure: Downtown Trail/TransCanada Trail alongside Goldie Mill Park

August 27, 2019

Part of the Downtown Trail/TransCanada Trail that runs past Goldie Mill Park will be closed for restoration work starting August 27 until further notice. Continue reading Temporary trail closure: Downtown Trail/TransCanada Trail alongside Goldie Mill Park


Open house notice: York Road reconstruction: Phase 2

August 27, 2019

Continue reading Open house notice: York Road reconstruction: Phase 2


Goldie Mill Park and ruins progress update

August 27, 2019

Continue reading Goldie Mill Park and ruins progress update


Guelph police headquarters: July 2019 construction update

July 31, 2019

Continue reading Guelph police headquarters: July 2019 construction update


Baker District archaeological and environmental investigations start mid-July

July 9, 2019

Continue reading Baker District archaeological and environmental investigations start mid-July


Guelph police headquarters: June 2019 construction update

June 30, 2019

The renovation and expansion of Guelph Police Service’s headquarters is underway. Here is a summary of the work completed in June 2019. Continue reading Guelph police headquarters: June 2019 construction update


Open house notice: Arthur Street sanitary trunk sewer and road reconstruction phase 5

June 17, 2019

Continue reading Open house notice: Arthur Street sanitary trunk sewer and road reconstruction phase 5


Guelph police headquarters: May 2019 construction update

May 31, 2019

Continue reading Guelph police headquarters: May 2019 construction update


Construction update: Stevenson Street North phase 3 construction deferred to 2020

May 13, 2019

Continue reading Construction update: Stevenson Street North phase 3 construction deferred to 2020


Construction update: Paisley feeder main project

May 10, 2019

Continue reading Construction update: Paisley feeder main project


Notice of study commencement: Gordon Street improvements

May 9, 2019

The City of Guelph has started a Class Environmental Assessment (EA) study for proposed improvements to Gordon Street, from Edinburgh Road to Lowes Road. Continue reading Notice of study commencement: Gordon Street improvements


Open house: York Road Environmental Design Study

April 24, 2019

Open house for York Road Environmental Design Study on May 9, 2019 at Guelph City Hall. Continue reading Open house: York Road Environmental Design Study


Construction notice: Paisley Road Feedermain

April 12, 2019

Continue reading Construction notice: Paisley Road Feedermain


Open house: Glenhilll Place watermain, sanitary and storm replacement

April 11, 2019

The City of Guelph is hosting an open house to present plans for construction on Glenhill Place on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at King George Public School. Continue reading Open house: Glenhilll Place watermain, sanitary and storm replacement


Guelph police headquarters: March 2019 construction update

March 29, 2019

Here is a summary of the work completed in March 2019. Continue reading Guelph police headquarters: March 2019 construction update


Guelph police headquarters: February 2019 construction update

February 28, 2019

Continue reading Guelph police headquarters: February 2019 construction update


Guelph police headquarters: January 2019 construction update

January 30, 2019

Continue reading Guelph police headquarters: January 2019 construction update


City process for Niska Road project holds up in court

January 8, 2019

A decision by the Superior Court of Justice supports the integrity of the City of Guelph’s process for the Niska Road and bridge construction project. Continue reading City process for Niska Road project holds up in court