Holiday hours for the City of Guelph facilities and programs.
Guelph, Ont., December 11, 2017—On Thursday, December 7, a fire broke out at the City’s Organic Waste Processing Facility. Th… Continue reading Operations back to normal at City’s organics facility
The holiday season is filled with decorations, parties and gifts which can mean a lot more waste. Here are some easy tips to… Continue reading Holiday waste sorting and collection tips
Guelph City Council is considering a merger between Guelph Hydro Electric Systems and Alectra. Vote takes place December 13
Guelph, Ont., December 7, 2017—Around noon today a fire broke out at the City’s Organic Waste Processing Facility, located at… Continue reading Fire at City’s organics facility extinguished by fire department
Update: The road has been repaired and Macdonell Street is open to traffic. Update: The water main break has been repaired an… Continue reading Downtown water main break at Macdonell and Wyndham being repaired
Eastview Road has reopened to through traffic after four months of construction. The completed construction between Starwood Road and Watson Parkway North offers a number of new amenities for pedestrians, cyclists, drivers and even wildlife, including some changes which cannot be seen.
Sign up for reminders and never miss your waste collection day again! Register online to receive weekly reminders by text, em… Continue reading Don’t miss your waste collection day in 2018
A report that shares the details about the proposed merger between Guelph Hydro and Alectra is now available on the City’s website and energizingtomorrow.ca.
Routine maintenance keeps Guelph’s sewer pipes flowing The City completes sewer main cleaning across Guelph on about a three-… Continue reading Sanitary sewer cleaning
News release from Lloyd Longfield, Member of Parliament for Guelph Guelph, Ontario, November 17, 2017—Investing in local in… Continue reading Improved energy commitments for Guelph residents
The City of Guelph has recently received a request for the removal of 700 trees on private property located at 120 Huron Stre… Continue reading Notice of tree removals: 120 Huron Street
Don’t be taken by surprise this winter. Take time now to prevent frozen pipes. Environment Canada is predicting a milder wint… Continue reading Protect yourself against frozen pipes this winter
Residents and businesses may experience fluctuations in water pressure Guelph, Ont., November 9, 2017– The Verney water tower… Continue reading Verney water tower undergoing maintenance this month
Yard waste collection takes place twice yearly – once in the spring and once in the fall.
Community invited to vote on final two designs by local artists Guelph, Ont., November 6, 2017—Starting today, Guelph residen… Continue reading Vote now for the new Verney water tower design
Over the past year, customers in Guelph and Rockwood attended open houses, filled out surveys, submitted questions, and posted comments online. Your voice matters and we want to hear from you again before City Council makes its final decision later this year.
Guelph, Ont., October 23, 2017 – Starting this week, the property owner of the former LaFarge lands, located at 35-40 Silverc… Continue reading Tree planting and restoration work at 35-40 Silvercreek Parkways South starts this week
The City of Guelph has announced it will begin merger negotiations between Guelph Hydro Electric Systems Inc. and Alectra Inc.
Technology is changing. Utilities are changing too. Watch the video to learn more about changes and challenges for utilities like Guelph Hydro.
Update, October 10, 2017—The water main break has been repaired and the road has reopened to traffic. A temporary patch has b… Continue reading Update: water main break at Gordon and Water Street repaired, road reopened
Study objectives The City of Guelph is initiating a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (EA) for proposed treatment upgr… Continue reading Open house: Schedule ‘B’ Class Environmental Assessment for Clythe Well treatment upgrades
Final recommendations coming March 2018 City Council approved a revised timeline for the Solid Waste Resource Business Servic… Continue reading Revised timeline for Solid Waste Resource business service review
Guelph, Ont., September 21, 2017—The City of Guelph has issued the Notice of Completion for the Norwich Street pedestrian bri… Continue reading Norwich Street pedestrian bridge improvements ready for public review
Municipal Class Environmental Assessment, Schedule B Environmental Study The Study The City of Guelph has completed a Class E… Continue reading Norwich Street Pedestrian Bridge: Notice of study completion
Community will vote on design to beautify Guelph landmark Guelph, Ont., September 12, 2017—The City of Guelph is holding a de… Continue reading City launches design competition for Verney water tower repainting
Guelph is using pop-up information tables, advertising, social media, bill inserts and a video to increase community awareness about possible Guelph Hydro mergers.
Five of six Guelph waste services meet or exceed financial benchmarks Guelph, Ont., September 7, 2017– A special Council meet… Continue reading City shares early findings from Solid Waste Resources business service review
Sampling starting at existing monitoring wells Guelph, Ont., August 28, 2017—CH2M, a consultant working for the City of Guelp… Continue reading Environmental investigation work underway on former IMICo brownfield site Sampling starting at existing monitoring wells
City of Guelph Schedule ‘B’ Class Environmental Assessment for Clythe well treatment upgrades Study objectives The City of Gu… Continue reading Notice of study commencement: Clythe well treatment upgrades environmental assessment
The City has completed the consultation portion of the billing exemption study. This study is part of the City’s ongoing wate… Continue reading Billing exemptions study: final consultation reports
North of Campbell Road The City is installing underground water testing equipment to help find water leaks in City pipes so t… Continue reading Construction notice: Silvercreek Parkway North water equipment installation
Guelph among select municipalities to oversee and apply greater rigour to development in vulnerable source water areas Guelph… Continue reading City to play greater role in protecting Guelph’s source water
Project update: July 3,1 2017 Construction is now underway for treatment upgrades happening at Burke well. Work will continue… Continue reading Construction underway at Burke well
On July 24, Guelph City Council approved staff’s recommendation of pursuing a hybrid credit program that provides options for… Continue reading Stormwater service fee credit program study: July 2017 update
Guelph, Ont., July 25, 2017– City Council approved switching Guelph’s 13,119 street lights to Light Emitting Diode (LED) bulb… Continue reading City installing energy efficient LED street lights
Guelph, Ont., July 14, 2017 – The City will issue a tree permit allowing the property owner of 35-40 Silvercreek Parkway Sout… Continue reading Tree removal at 35-40 Silvercreek Parkway South starts late July
West of Victoria Road South The City is installing underground water testing equipment to help find water leaks in City pipes… Continue reading Construction notice: Summerfield Drive water equipment installation
South of Kortright Road West The City is installing underground water testing equipment to help find water leaks in City pipe… Continue reading Construction notice: Rickson Avenue water equipment installation
Guelph, Ont., June 28, 2017 – Guelph City Council has approved a series of recommendations brought forward through the Envida… Continue reading City Council approves redistribution of Envida’s energy assets
Pilot program aims to reduce recyclables going to landfill Guelph, Ont., Wednesday, June 28, 2017 – Wait! Don’t toss that emp… Continue reading Sorting it right in Guelph’s parks this summer
Provincially funded project helps City save thousands of litres of water each year Guelph, Ont., June 23, 2017—The City has w… Continue reading City’s rainwater harvesting bus wash wins national award
Recommendation includes options for homes and businesses, industry Guelph, Ont., June 22, 2017—City staff have finished a stu… Continue reading Stormwater service fee credit program to be considered by Council July 4
Guelph City Council voted to continue researching possible mergers between Guelph Hydro Electric Systems Inc. and other publicly-owned electricity utility companies.
Guelph, Ont., June 13, 2017 — The City of Guelph, with support from the Grand River Conservation Authority (GRCA), is closing… Continue reading City extending fenced off area at Goldie Mill Park
Guelph Council Chambers was retrofitted with new light emitting diode (LED) lighting to replace burned out and faded light bu… Continue reading Council Chambers get energy-efficient lighting retrofit
Guelph, Ont., June 2, 2017 – The City of Guelph is making changes to some of its waste collection routes, which roll out over… Continue reading Guelph changing some waste collection routes June 20-30
On June 13, Guelph City Council will discuss further research into potential mergers between Guelph Hydro and other publicly-owned local electricity distribution companies.
Guelph, Ont., May 17, 2017 – In celebration of National Public Works Week—May 21 to 27—the City of Guelph is hosting an open… Continue reading City hosts Public Works Week open house May 25
Guelph, Ont., May 16, 2017 – Guelph’s spring Goods Exchange Weekend is May 19 to 22. Residents looking to get rid of unwanted… Continue reading Goods Exchange Weekend begins May 19