Category Archives: Construction

Construction notice: Victoria Road North lane reductions start November 30

November 25, 2020

Starting November 30, construction to install hydro infrastructure will take place on Victoria Road North between Brant Avenue to Dakota Drive. Continue reading Construction notice: Victoria Road North lane reductions start November 30


Construction notice: Electric vehicle charging station installation begins December 14

November 24, 2020

Electric vehicle (EV) charging station installation is taking place in the East and West parkades. Continue reading Construction notice: Electric vehicle charging station installation begins December 14


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: Arkell Road lane reductions start December 3

November 9, 2020

There will be lane reductions on Arkell Road starting December 3 for about 2 weeks due to construction. Continue reading Construction notice: Arkell Road lane reductions start December 3


Construction notice: Closures coming to downtown streets November 14 to move Locomotive 6167

November 5, 2020

Road closures on Macdonell Street and Woolwich Street are expected to take one day, weather permitting. Continue reading Construction notice: Closures coming to downtown streets November 14 to move Locomotive 6167


Construction notice: Paisley Road lane reductions start November 16

November 4, 2020

The City is working to install a new traffic signal on Paisley Road at Stephanie Drive between November 16 and 20. Continue reading Construction notice: Paisley Road lane reductions start November 16


Construction notice: Law Drive closed starting November 5 for sewer repair

November 4, 2020

Sewer repairs on Law Drive will start November 5 and take five days to complete, weather permitting. Continue reading Construction notice: Law Drive closed starting November 5 for sewer repair


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


Construction notice: Section of Hanlon Creek Boulevard closed starting November 10

November 2, 2020

The City is working to install a sewer pipe and repave the road surface on Hanlon Creek Boulevard between Laird Road and Bett Court. Continue reading Construction notice: Section of Hanlon Creek Boulevard closed starting November 10


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: Work on watermains in Guelph’s north east neighbourhood begins in November

October 20, 2020

Starting November 9, the City is working with a contractor, CP Systems, to install anodes at select watermains to reduce watermain breaks. Continue reading Construction notice: Work on watermains in Guelph’s north east neighbourhood begins in November


Construction notice: Gordon Street lane reductions starting November 9

October 20, 2020

Starting November 9, there will be lane reductions on Gordon Street as the City installs sewer and water pipes and repaves the road surface. Continue reading Construction notice: Gordon Street lane reductions starting November 9


UPDATED Construction notice: Maltby Road East closed for chip sealing on October 19

October 15, 2020

Maltby Road East will be closed for one day on October 16 at 7 a.m., weather permitting. Continue reading UPDATED Construction notice: Maltby Road East closed for chip sealing on October 19


Construction notice: Imperial Road North closed October 21-23 for culvert repair

October 14, 2020

Imperial Road North will be closed at the railroad tracks starting on October 21. The road is expected to reopen on October 23, weather permitting. Continue reading Construction notice: Imperial Road North closed October 21-23 for culvert repair


Construction notice: Huron Street lane reductions starting October 19

October 14, 2020

Lane reductions on Huron Street between Ontario Street and Oliver Street for about 4 weeks due to construction. Continue reading Construction notice: Huron Street lane reductions starting October 19


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


Construction notice: Section of College Avenue closed starting September 21

September 21, 2020

Work on College Avenue is expected to begin on or about Monday, September 21 and will take about 10 weeks to complete, weather permitting. Continue reading Construction notice: Section of College Avenue closed starting September 21


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


Construction notice: West Parkade construction starts September 21

September 15, 2020

Starting September 21, the City is replacing lighting on all levels of the West Parkade with high-efficiency LED lights. Continue reading Construction notice: West Parkade construction starts September 21


Emergency water main repairs on Silvercreek Parkway to continue through the weekend

September 4, 2020

Guelph crews are responding to a water main break on Silvercreek Parkway North. The City expects to repair the water main over the weekend, and road repairs will continue through next week. Continue reading Emergency water main repairs on Silvercreek Parkway to continue through the weekend


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


Construction notice: Norfolk Street lane reductions starting August 27

August 19, 2020

Norfolk Street lane reductions expected to start on or about Thursday, August 27 and take about one day to complete, weather permitting. Continue reading Construction notice: Norfolk Street lane reductions starting August 27


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: Riverside Park bandshell building renovations start July 10

July 9, 2020

The City is renovating the existing building next to the bandshell located in the north-west corner of Riverside Park. Continue reading Construction notice: Riverside Park bandshell building renovations start July 10


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 of Dallan subdivision trail starts June 15

June 12, 2020

Construction of Dallan subdivision trail will start June 15 and completed in fall 2020, weather permitting. Continue reading Construction of Dallan subdivision trail starts June 15


Construction notice: West Parkade repair work begins June 22

June 11, 2020

Heritage Restoration will complete concrete repair work to the West Parkade starting June 22 on levels 3 through 5. Continue reading Construction notice: West Parkade repair work begins June 22


Construction notice: Clair Road West lane reductions start June 18

June 10, 2020

Work on Clair Road west of Gordon Street is expected to start on or about June 18 and take two days to complete, weather permitting. Continue reading Construction notice: Clair Road West lane reductions start 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