Category Archives: Fire

City of Guelph services during COVID-19

June 15, 2021

Guelph’s municipal programs and services during COVID-19. Follow us on Facebook or Twitter using #COVID19Guelph for updates. Continue reading City of Guelph services during COVID-19


Firefighters respond fire at Stationview Apartments at 90 Carden Street

June 14, 2021

On Saturday, June 12, 2021, Guelph firefighters responded to a reported fire just before 1 .m. at Stationview Apartments, located at 90 Carden Street. Continue reading Firefighters respond fire at Stationview Apartments at 90 Carden Street


Firefighters respond to fire at local motel at 281 Woodlawn Road

May 27, 2021

On May 27, Guelph firefighters responded to a reported fire at 281 Woodlawn Road West, the Super 8 Motel. Continue reading Firefighters respond to fire at local motel at 281 Woodlawn Road


Firefighters respond to townhouse fire on Auden Road

April 6, 2021

Guelph Fire responded to a fire in the early morning hours of April 6, in a townhouse end unit at 467 Auden Road. Continue reading Firefighters respond to townhouse fire on Auden Road


Firefighters respond to house fire on Dovercliffe Road

March 24, 2021

On March 23, Guelph Fire responded to reports of smoke in a home and a potential fire at 39 Dovercliffe Road. Continue reading Firefighters respond to house fire on Dovercliffe Road


Firefighters respond to house fire in Guelph’s south end

March 9, 2021

Earlier today, March 9, Guelph Fire responded to a reported structure fire in the city’s south end. Continue reading Firefighters respond to house fire in Guelph’s south end


Guelph Fire crews respond to apartment building fire

January 18, 2021

On Saturday, January 16, Guelph firefighters responded to a reported structure fire in the city’s downtown core. Continue reading Guelph Fire crews respond to apartment building fire


Guelph Fire crews respond to fire at 1354 Gordon Street South

December 7, 2020

On Saturday, December 5, Guelph firefighters from four stations responded to a reported structure fire in the city’s south end. Continue reading Guelph Fire crews respond to fire at 1354 Gordon Street South


Guelph Fire crews respond to barn fire in city’s north end

November 30, 2020

On Sunday, November 29, Guelph firefighters from three stations responded to a reported barn fire in the city’s north end. Continue reading Guelph Fire crews respond to barn fire in city’s north end


Beat the silent killer: Prevent CO in your home

November 4, 2020

It’s Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week and we’re reminding you to prevent carbon monoxide (CO) in your home by getting all fuel-burning appliances inspected annually. Continue reading Beat the silent killer: Prevent CO in your home


Smoke alarms alert residents to early morning fire

November 3, 2020

Guelph Fire officials are crediting working smoke alarms for alerting six residents of an early morning house fire at 223 Victoria Road South. Continue reading Smoke alarms alert residents to early morning fire


Hey, kids! Test your fire safety knowledge with us

October 5, 2020

We’re inviting kids, and parents, to test their fire safety knowledge on Fire Prevention Day, Saturday, October 10. Continue reading Hey, kids! Test your fire safety knowledge with us


City welcomes new deputy fire chief of Administration

October 1, 2020

The City of Guelph welcomes Monty Armstrong as its deputy fire chief of Administration, effective September 28. Continue reading City welcomes new deputy fire chief of Administration


City marks Firefighters’ National Memorial Day on Sunday

September 11, 2020

On Sunday, September 13, the City of Guelph will mark Firefighter’s National Memorial Day—a day designated by the federal government in memory of Canadian firefighters who have fallen in the line of duty. Continue reading City marks Firefighters’ National Memorial Day on Sunday


Guelph Fire responds to University of Guelph twin pad arena for explosion

September 10, 2020

At about 6 a.m. today, September 10, Guelph Fire attended the University of Guelph Gryphon Centre Arena, located at 149 Reynolds Walk. Continue reading Guelph Fire responds to University of Guelph twin pad arena for explosion


Guelph Fire responds to fire at 73 Hadati Road

September 3, 2020

On Wednesday, September 2, the Guelph Fire Department responded to a reported fire at 73 Hadati Road. Upon arrival, firefighters found smoke coming from a second storey window. Continue reading Guelph Fire responds to fire at 73 Hadati Road


Handing over the helm at City of Guelph Fire Services

January 20, 2020

The City of Guelph announces that Fire Chief John Osborne is retiring on February 29, after 30 years with the City.   Continue reading Handing over the helm at City of Guelph Fire Services


Guelph Fire, Enbridge Gas partner in home safety initiative to beat ‘silent killer’

November 5, 2019

Today, during Ontario’s Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week, the Guelph Fire Department and Enbridge Gas Inc. announced they are working together to improve home safety and bring fire and carbon monoxide-related deaths down to zero. Continue reading Guelph Fire, Enbridge Gas partner in home safety initiative to beat ‘silent killer’


Be a fire safety hero in your home!

October 4, 2019

“Make and practice your home fire escape plan”—a message that’s being delivered by fire departments, including Guelph, during Fire Prevention Week, October 6 to 12. Continue reading Be a fire safety hero in your home!


Guelph Fire Department maintains accreditation status

July 27, 2017

Continue reading Guelph Fire Department maintains accreditation status


City asks for a judicial review on fire interest arbitration award

March 6, 2017

Continue reading City asks for a judicial review on fire interest arbitration award


Guelph Fire recognizes two community members for bravery

November 3, 2016

Continue reading Guelph Fire recognizes two community members for bravery


Fire Service arbitration hearing is open to the public

October 4, 2016

The City and the Guelph Professional Firefighters Association head into interest arbitration. Arbitration hearing is open to the public. Continue reading Fire Service arbitration hearing is open to the public


Guelph Fire asks residents to use caution if cooking outdoors

July 5, 2016

Continue reading Guelph Fire asks residents to use caution if cooking outdoors


Guelph Fire recognizes two community members for fire safety efforts

May 4, 2016

Continue reading Guelph Fire recognizes two community members for fire safety efforts