Category Archives: Construction

Kortright Road East lane reductions starting May 17

May 7, 2021

Continue reading Kortright Road East lane reductions starting May 17


Manitoba Street reconstruction starting May 10

May 7, 2021

Continue reading Manitoba Street reconstruction starting May 10


Arkell Road lane reductions starting May 17

May 7, 2021

Continue reading Arkell Road lane reductions starting May 17


Bristol Street repairs starting April 26

April 26, 2021

Continue reading Bristol Street repairs starting April 26


City drilling for groundwater test wells on College Avenue West and on Hanlon Road starting April 26

April 23, 2021

Continue reading City drilling for groundwater test wells on College Avenue West and on Hanlon Road starting April 26


Guelph skate park and sports fields closed, playgrounds, trails and dog parks open

April 18, 2021

Only leave home for groceries, medical appointments, exercise, essential work or childcare. Continue reading Guelph skate park and sports fields closed, playgrounds, trails and dog parks open


Stevenson Street closed to through traffic starting April 21

April 15, 2021

Stevenson Street closed to through traffic starting April 21 Continue reading Stevenson Street closed to through traffic starting April 21


Retaining wall assessment at Royal City Park starts April 27

April 13, 2021

The work at Royal City Park at the Boathouse Tea Room is expected to start April 27 and be completed the same day, weather permitting. Continue reading Retaining wall assessment at Royal City Park starts April 27


Eramosa Road and Stevenson Street intersection closed starting May 3

April 13, 2021

The intersection of Eramosa Road and Stevenson Street will be closed for approximately two weeks, from May 3-14, weather permitting. Continue reading Eramosa Road and Stevenson Street intersection closed starting May 3


Construction of new Hanlon Creek splash pad and washrooms starts April 19

April 12, 2021

Construction of the newly-designed Hanlon Creek Park splash pad and washrooms starts April 19 and is expected to be complete by the end of October 2021, weather permitting. Continue reading Construction of new Hanlon Creek splash pad and washrooms starts April 19


Construction notice: Section of Gosling Gardens closed starting April 13

April 1, 2021

Work at Gosling Gardens is expected to start on or about Tuesday, April 13 and take two weeks to complete, weather permitting. Continue reading Construction notice: Section of Gosling Gardens closed starting April 13


Construction notice: York Road and Stevenson Street South

March 25, 2021

York Road closed between Ontario Street to Brockville Avenue for construction from the end of March to October 2021. Continue reading Construction notice: York Road and Stevenson Street South


City repairing a channel in Silvercreek Park March 29

March 24, 2021

City repairing a channel in Silvercreek Park March 29 Continue reading City repairing a channel in Silvercreek Park March 29


Construction notice: Norwich Pedestrian Bridge construction starts April 6

March 24, 2021

Continue reading Construction notice: Norwich Pedestrian Bridge construction starts April 6


Construction notice: Section of Lowes Road closed starting March 17

March 9, 2021

The City is installing sewer and water pipes and repaving the road surface on Lowes Road starting March 17. Continue reading Construction notice: Section of Lowes Road closed starting March 17


Water main break on Eramosa Road east of Orchard Crescent being repaired today

February 26, 2021

Water main break on Eramosa Road east of Orchard Crescent being repaired today Continue reading Water main break on Eramosa Road east of Orchard Crescent being repaired today


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


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


Temporary sanitary sewer bypass in place on Woolwich Street

September 23, 2020

Continue reading Temporary sanitary sewer bypass in place on Woolwich Street


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


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

April 13, 2020

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


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