Category Archives: Water

Council approves water-related master plans, including award-winning Water Supply Master Plan

June 28, 2022

Continue reading Council approves water-related master plans, including award-winning Water Supply Master Plan


City’s Outside Water Use Program moves to Level 1 Yellow

June 24, 2022

Continue reading City’s Outside Water Use Program moves to Level 1 Yellow


Water Supply Master Plan – June 2022 progress summary

June 7, 2022

The Water Supply Master Plan is 97 per cent complete. Continue reading Water Supply Master Plan – June 2022 progress summary


Southwest Guelph Water Supply Class Environmental Assessment

May 31, 2022

Since the launch of the Southwest Guelph Water Supply Class Environmental Assessment (Class EA) in September 2021, the City has initiated an Operational Testing Program. Continue reading Southwest Guelph Water Supply Class Environmental Assessment


Schedule your Healthy Landscape visit today!

May 26, 2022

Sign up for your free, 45-minute Healthy Landscape visit from now until September. Continue reading Schedule your Healthy Landscape visit today!


Ontario Public Works Association recognizes City of Guelph with three awards

May 18, 2022

The City of Guelph was recognized with three Ontario Public Works Association (OPWA) awards, including two for Project of the Year. Continue reading Ontario Public Works Association recognizes City of Guelph with three awards


Notice to Clair Road Bulk Water Fill Station customers of new Terms of Account

May 16, 2022

Updated terms of account applicable to all Clair Road Bulk Fill Station customers will take effect July 29, 2022. Continue reading Notice to Clair Road Bulk Water Fill Station customers of new Terms of Account


Construction notice: Elmira Road borehole work

May 6, 2022

The City is undertaking geotechnical borehole drilling and sampling to inform the design of a new water check valve being installed at this location as part of the water distribution system. Continue reading Construction notice: Elmira Road borehole work


Guelph’s Water Wagon returns!

April 29, 2022

The Water Wagon will once again appear at special events this summer throughout the community. Book the water wagon for free from May 1 to August 30. Continue reading Guelph’s Water Wagon returns!


What goes down comes around at the Wastewater Treatment Plant open house

April 19, 2022

Continue reading What goes down comes around at the Wastewater Treatment Plant open house


Stormwater Management Master Plan – March 2022 progress summary

March 28, 2022

The Stormwater Management Master Plan is 70 per cent complete. Continue reading Stormwater Management Master Plan – March 2022 progress summary


Water and Wastewater Servicing Master Plan – March 2022 progress summary

March 18, 2022

The Water and Wastewater Servicing Master Plan is 50 per cent complete. Read more to learn about recent progress and achievements to date. Continue reading Water and Wastewater Servicing Master Plan – March 2022 progress summary


Water Supply Master Plan – March 2022 progress summary

March 18, 2022

The Water Supply Master Plan is 95% complete, read more to learn about the recent progress and achievements to date. Continue reading Water Supply Master Plan – March 2022 progress summary


Third virtual open house invites residents to shape how we manage wastewater in Guelph

March 15, 2022

Continue reading Third virtual open house invites residents to shape how we manage wastewater in Guelph


Four easy ways to deal with your summer yard waste

March 3, 2022

Options for leaves and yard waste, mulch and leave them on the lawn, use your green cart, bag them for collection, rake them to curb or drop them off Continue reading Four easy ways to deal with your summer yard waste


Construction notice: Paisley Water Pumping Station upgrades start March 2022

February 14, 2022

Continue reading Construction notice: Paisley Water Pumping Station upgrades start March 2022


Wellington-Clair Feedermain Class Environmental Assessment project update

February 2, 2022

The Wellington-Clair Feedermain Class Environmental Assessment project is being included in the Water and Wastewater Master Plan. Continue reading Wellington-Clair Feedermain Class Environmental Assessment project update


Changes to Clair Road bulk water fill station

February 1, 2022

Changes to Clair Road bulk water fill station accounts and use require a private vehicle air gap by July 1, 2022.
Continue reading Changes to Clair Road bulk water fill station


Notice of study completion: Water Supply Master Plan

January 10, 2022

The City of Guelph has updated its 2014 Water Supply Master Plan (WSMP) to review municipal water supply sources and identify priorities. Continue reading Notice of study completion: Water Supply Master Plan


Province approves boundary adjustment and zoning changes for Dolime quarry lands to protect local drinking water

December 6, 2021

Continue reading Province approves boundary adjustment and zoning changes for Dolime quarry lands to protect local drinking water


Water main maintenance starts November 10

November 5, 2021

It’s time for water main cleaning! Continue reading Water main maintenance starts November 10


Congratulating winners of the Imagine a Day without Water student poster contest

October 21, 2021

Continue reading Congratulating winners of the Imagine a Day without Water student poster contest


Learn about recommended changes to Guelph’s Sewer Use By-law

October 12, 2021

Continue reading Learn about recommended changes to Guelph’s Sewer Use By-law


Notice of study commencement: Southwest Guelph Water Supply Class Environmental Assessment

September 16, 2021

Guelph’s population is growing and the City is studying whether our local water resources can meet expected demand, particularly in southwest Guelph. Continue reading Notice of study commencement: Southwest Guelph Water Supply Class Environmental Assessment


Stormwater management master plan: July 2021 project update

July 26, 2021

Continue reading Stormwater management master plan: July 2021 project update


Council unanimously supports sending Dolime Quarry boundary and zoning change requests to province

July 19, 2021

Continue reading Council unanimously supports sending Dolime Quarry boundary and zoning change requests to province


Water and Wastewater Servicing Master Plan project update

July 9, 2021

Continue reading Water and Wastewater Servicing Master Plan project update


Robertson booster pump station Environmental Assessment: Notice of Completion

June 7, 2021

Robertson booster pump station Environmental Assessment: Notice of Completion Continue reading Robertson booster pump station Environmental Assessment: Notice of Completion


City of Guelph moving forward with plans for Dolime quarry revitalization and protection of Guelph’s drinking water

June 3, 2021

The agreement and zoning order are the first steps in moving the City’s community-supported solution for the quarry revitalization and protection of Guelph’s drinking water ahead. Continue reading City of Guelph moving forward with plans for Dolime quarry revitalization and protection of Guelph’s drinking water


Wastewater Treatment and Biosolids Management Master Plan project update

March 26, 2021

Wastewater Treatment and Biosolids Management Master Plan project update Continue reading Wastewater Treatment and Biosolids Management Master Plan project update


Water Supply Master Plan project update

October 28, 2020

Water Supply Master Plan project update Continue reading Water Supply Master Plan project update


Arkell aqueduct maintenance: October 2020 project update

October 20, 2020

Arkell aqueduct maintenance: October 2020 project update Continue reading Arkell aqueduct maintenance: October 2020 project update


Report shows the City is making headway on renewable energy goal

September 17, 2020

Report shows the City is making headway on renewable energy goal Continue reading Report shows the City is making headway on renewable energy goal


We’re updating our plan for how we manage wastewater in Guelph

July 22, 2020

Continue reading We’re updating our plan for how we manage wastewater in Guelph


Notice of study commencement: City of Guelph Municipal Class Environmental Assessment for the Stormwater Management Master Plan update

March 19, 2020

Continue reading Notice of study commencement: City of Guelph Municipal Class Environmental Assessment for the Stormwater Management Master Plan update


Mandatory water meter inspections

March 4, 2020

All water meters installed for new construction within the City of Guelph shall be inspected by Building Services. Continue reading Mandatory water meter inspections


Notice of study commencement: City of Guelph Municipal Class Environmental Assessment for the Water Supply Master Plan Update

October 31, 2019

The City is updating the Water Supply Master Plan. Continue reading Notice of study commencement: City of Guelph Municipal Class Environmental Assessment for the Water Supply Master Plan Update


Changes to bulk City water revenue meter installation standards

August 16, 2018

Continue reading Changes to bulk City water revenue meter installation standards


Changes to water metering requirements for new developments, part 2 – effective July 1, 2018

May 2, 2018

This notice provides supplementary information to the Building Services and Water Servicesnotice released on February 12, 2018. Continue reading Changes to water metering requirements for new developments, part 2 – effective July 1, 2018


Changes to water metering requirements for new developments – effective July 1, 2018

February 12, 2018

Attention: Homebuilders, architects, engineers, industrial/commercial/institutional contractors Continue reading Changes to water metering requirements for new developments – effective July 1, 2018