Category Archives: Parking

Snow removal for downtown Guelph starts January 20

January 20, 2022

We’re removing snow from the downtown area overnight on January 20 and 24 from 11 p.m. – 7 a.m. Continue reading Snow removal for downtown Guelph starts January 20


Archeological excavation of Baker and Wyndham street parking lots: work on hold until spring

January 18, 2022

Excavation work at the Baker Street parking lot is on hold for the rest of winter and will resume in April. Continue reading Archeological excavation of Baker and Wyndham street parking lots: work on hold until spring


Residential plow out scheduled for Guelph January 17

January 16, 2022

A residential plow out is scheduled and will continue until all roads and sidewalks are plowed. Continue reading Residential plow out scheduled for Guelph January 17


Archeological excavation of Baker and Wyndham street parking lots: January 4 update

January 4, 2022

Update on the progress of the archeological excavation at the Baker and Wyndham Street parking lots. Continue reading Archeological excavation of Baker and Wyndham street parking lots: January 4 update


Some City rates and fees changing January 1

December 22, 2021

Continue reading Some City rates and fees changing January 1


Archeological excavation of Baker and Wyndham street parking lots: December 14 update

December 14, 2021

To date, 37 distinct discoveries of human remains (bone fragments) and 83 grave shafts have been unearthed. Continue reading Archeological excavation of Baker and Wyndham street parking lots: December 14 update


Archeological excavation of Baker and Wyndham street parking lots: November 30 update

November 30, 2021

The City and archaeological consultant, Archaeological Research Associates Ltd. (ARA) are excavating the Baker and Wyndham Street parking lots for the required archeological clearance of the Baker District redevelopment site. Continue reading Archeological excavation of Baker and Wyndham street parking lots: November 30 update


Archeological excavation of Baker and Wyndham street parking lots: November 16 update

November 16, 2021

To date, 63 grave shafts have been identified and 26 distinct discoveries of human remains (bone fragments) have been unearthed. Continue reading Archeological excavation of Baker and Wyndham street parking lots: November 16 update


Overnight on-street parking restrictions begin December 1

November 8, 2021

Starting December 1, the overnight on-street parking restrictions resume until April 1. Continue reading Overnight on-street parking restrictions begin December 1


Archeological excavation of Baker and Wyndham street parking lots: November 2 update

November 2, 2021

The City and archaeological consultant, Archaeological Research Associates Ltd. (ARA) are excavating the Baker and Wyndham Street parking lots for the required archeological clearance of the Baker District redevelopment site. Continue reading Archeological excavation of Baker and Wyndham street parking lots: November 2 update


Expect traffic delays in downtown Guelph after Saturday night’s hockey game

October 30, 2021

Continue reading Expect traffic delays in downtown Guelph after Saturday night’s hockey game


Expect some traffic delays in downtown Guelph November 1 and 2

October 26, 2021

As the patio season comes to an end, downtown businesses will be dismantling and removing patio equipment on November 1 and 2. Continue reading Expect some traffic delays in downtown Guelph November 1 and 2


City recommends short-term trailer parking exemptions for driveways

October 22, 2021

A City of Guelph report heading to Council in November recommends a trailer parking exemption program that would allow short-term parking of recreational trailers in residential driveways. Continue reading City recommends short-term trailer parking exemptions for driveways


Exploring parking improvements for downtown Guelph

October 15, 2021

Starting in 2022, we’ll be studying the parking environment in downtown Guelph as we look to update the Downtown Parking Master Plan, including looking at the ways in which parking is and can be funded. Continue reading Exploring parking improvements for downtown Guelph


Baker and Wyndham parking lots close October 1

September 14, 2021

The Baker and Wyndham Street parking lots are closing permanently on October 1 for the Baker District redevelopment, a vibrant district nestled in Guelph’s historic core that will create a renewed area of activity, commerce and civic space for the local community and city. Continue reading Baker and Wyndham parking lots close October 1


Part of Macdonell Street parking lot closed for traffic island installation starting September 7

August 24, 2021

Continue reading Part of Macdonell Street parking lot closed for traffic island installation starting September 7


Have your say on trailer parking in residential neighbourhoods

July 22, 2021

The City is reviewing how trailers, recreational vehicles (RVs), detachable trailers and utility trailers park in residential neighbourhoods to balance the need for parking while considering community safety. Continue reading Have your say on trailer parking in residential neighbourhoods


Council unanimously approves urban design plan for Baker District redevelopment

July 21, 2021

Continue reading Council unanimously approves urban design plan for Baker District redevelopment


Elizabeth Street parking lot closes permanently June 30

May 20, 2021

The City of Guelph is closing the Elizabeth Street parking lot permanently on June 30, 2021. Continue reading Elizabeth Street parking lot closes permanently June 30


Guelph launches pilot for on-street parking payments on Delhi Street

May 17, 2021

Continue reading Guelph launches pilot for on-street parking payments on Delhi Street


$40 annual fee for bike parking at Market Parkade starts February 1

January 26, 2021

Starting February 1, people who bike in Guelph can buy a $40, taxes included, annual pass to park their bike in the secure bike parking room at the Market Parkade on Wilson Street. Continue reading $40 annual fee for bike parking at Market Parkade starts February 1


Guelph advances COVID-19 response

July 15, 2020

Senior City staff present the fiscal, economic, community and organizational impacts of the COVID-19, and the City’s ongoing plans to address them. Continue reading Guelph advances COVID-19 response


City gets $100,000 from Government of Canada to add 20 public electric vehicle charging stations

June 18, 2020

Continue reading City gets $100,000 from Government of Canada to add 20 public electric vehicle charging stations


Guelph’s COVID-19 recovery efforts well underway

June 17, 2020

Guelph City Council approves downtown dining district, increasing support for local non-profit organizations and reinstating parking fees, transit fares Continue reading Guelph’s COVID-19 recovery efforts well underway


City Council approves fiscal relief measures for Guelph residents and businesses in wake of COVID-19

March 23, 2020

At its emergency meeting tonight, Guelph City Council unanimously approved fiscal relief measures to help residents and businesses manage the impacts of COVID-19. Continue reading City Council approves fiscal relief measures for Guelph residents and businesses in wake of COVID-19


Postponed: March 23 open house shows Urban Design Master Plan for Baker District

March 15, 2020

Open houses (March 23 and April 2) are postponed. You’re invited to attend one of two open houses as we show how the community’s feedback over the past 18 months has influenced the Urban Design Master Plan for the Baker District redevelopment project. Continue reading Postponed: March 23 open house shows Urban Design Master Plan for Baker District


Baker District archaeological and environmental investigations start mid-July

July 9, 2019

Continue reading Baker District archaeological and environmental investigations start mid-July


City optimizing the Wilson Street parkade

July 18, 2017

Continue reading City optimizing the Wilson Street parkade


City makes minor changes to one of its service areas as some projects wind down and others ramp up

March 14, 2017

The adjustments allow for the creation of a new position to focus on downtown renewal—namely, real estate transactions in the downtown core. Continue reading City makes minor changes to one of its service areas as some projects wind down and others ramp up


Wilson Street Environmental Assessment: Notice of Study Completion

March 3, 2017

The City is proposing to replace the existing roadway, storm and sanitary sewers, and watermain. Continue reading Wilson Street Environmental Assessment: Notice of Study Completion


Wilson Street parkade deferred to stay on budget

January 27, 2017

Continue reading Wilson Street parkade deferred to stay on budget


Province clears Baker Street site where bone fragments found in October

December 12, 2016

Continue reading Province clears Baker Street site where bone fragments found in October


Archaeological assessment of site where bone fragments found starts Friday

October 27, 2016

Continue reading Archaeological assessment of site where bone fragments found starts Friday


Bone fragments found in section of buried tunnel under Baker Street

October 17, 2016

Continue reading Bone fragments found in section of buried tunnel under Baker Street


City initiates Parking Master Plan study for Downtown Guelph

February 19, 2013

Recognizing the need to develop improved plans for parking, the City of Guelph has initiated a Parking Master Plan study focusing on Downtown Guelph and surrounding areas. Continue reading City initiates Parking Master Plan study for Downtown Guelph