Category Archives: Road construction

Water main break on Ironwood Road being repaired today

January 6, 2021

Water main break on Ironwood Road being repaired today Continue reading Water main break on Ironwood Road being repaired today


Construction notice: Wyndham Street South closed to through traffic January 18 to 22

December 16, 2020

A section of Wyndham Street South will be closed to through traffic while a crane is being used between January 18-22. Continue reading Construction notice: Wyndham Street South closed to through traffic January 18 to 22


Construction notice: Section of Lowes Road closed starting December 7

November 27, 2020

The City is installing sewer and water pipes and repaving the road surface on Lowes Road starting November 2. Continue reading Construction notice: Section of Lowes Road closed starting December 7


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


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


Construction notice: Lane reductions for environmental investigation work near Fountain Street parking lot start September 28

September 23, 2020

The City is working with engineering consultants GHD Limited to do environmental investigation work around the Fountain Street Parking Lot. Continue reading Construction notice: Lane reductions for environmental investigation work near Fountain Street parking lot start September 28


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

September 21, 2020

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


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


Emergency water main repairs on Silvercreek Parkway to continue through the weekend

September 4, 2020

Guelph crews are responding to a water main break on Silvercreek Parkway North. The City expects to repair the water main over the weekend, and road repairs will continue through next week. Continue reading Emergency water main repairs on Silvercreek Parkway to continue through the weekend


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


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


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: 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


Open house notice: Manitoba Street road reconstruction

August 29, 2019

Continue reading Open house notice: Manitoba Street road reconstruction


Open house notice: York Road reconstruction: Phase 2

August 27, 2019

Continue reading Open house notice: York Road reconstruction: Phase 2


Open house notice: Arthur Street sanitary trunk sewer and road reconstruction phase 5

June 17, 2019

Continue reading Open house notice: Arthur Street sanitary trunk sewer and road reconstruction phase 5


Construction update: Stevenson Street North phase 3 construction deferred to 2020

May 13, 2019

Continue reading Construction update: Stevenson Street North phase 3 construction deferred to 2020


Construction update: Paisley feeder main project

May 10, 2019

Continue reading Construction update: Paisley feeder main project


Construction notice: Paisley Road Feedermain

April 12, 2019

Continue reading Construction notice: Paisley Road Feedermain


Construction notice: Niska Road Bridge construction starts September 10

September 7, 2018

Continue reading Construction notice: Niska Road Bridge construction starts September 10


Niska Road construction starts in March

March 26, 2018

Continue reading Niska Road construction starts in March


Environmental investigation work being done in and around Fountain Street parking lot starting March 26

March 23, 2018

Continue reading Environmental investigation work being done in and around Fountain Street parking lot starting March 26


Niska Road Bailey bridge to be reused in Canadian Armed Forces exercise

January 31, 2018

Continue reading Niska Road Bailey bridge to be reused in Canadian Armed Forces exercise


Niska Road and bridge improvements: open house results

January 31, 2018

Continue reading Niska Road and bridge improvements: open house results


City optimizing the Wilson Street parkade

July 18, 2017

Continue reading City optimizing the Wilson Street parkade


City gets green light to proceed with Niska Road and bridge improvements

March 21, 2017

Continue reading City gets green light to proceed with Niska Road and bridge improvements


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


Niska Road bridge closed February 28

February 13, 2017

Continue reading Niska Road bridge closed February 28


Update on the Downey Road transportation improvement study

January 10, 2017

Continue reading Update on the Downey Road transportation improvement study


City seeks public input on Wilson Street reconstruction and design

July 15, 2016

Continue reading City seeks public input on Wilson Street reconstruction and design


Emma Street to Earl Street Bridge improvements Environment Assessment: Notice of Study Commencement

July 11, 2016

Continue reading Emma Street to Earl Street Bridge improvements Environment Assessment: Notice of Study Commencement


Construction Notice: Guelph Police Service headquarters renovation construction work on Farquhar Street

July 5, 2016

Continue reading Construction Notice: Guelph Police Service headquarters renovation construction work on Farquhar Street


Norwich Street Bridge improvements Environmental Assessment: Notice of Study Commencement

July 5, 2016

Continue reading Norwich Street Bridge improvements Environmental Assessment: Notice of Study Commencement


Construction starts on York Road July 4

June 29, 2016

Continue reading Construction starts on York Road July 4


City to unveil Downey Road redesign options at public workshops

June 20, 2016

Continue reading City to unveil Downey Road redesign options at public workshops


Wilson Street improvements Environmental Assessment: Notice of Study Commencement

May 19, 2016

Continue reading Wilson Street improvements Environmental Assessment: Notice of Study Commencement


City consulting community on improvements to Downey Road corridor

May 10, 2016

Continue reading City consulting community on improvements to Downey Road corridor


City receives $2.6 million funding boost from province for York Road construction

April 1, 2016

Liz Sandals, MPP for Guelph, announced the City of Guelph will receive $2.6 million dollars from the Province’s Connecting Links Program for construction on York Road. Continue reading City receives $2.6 million funding boost from province for York Road construction


Environmental investigation work to be completed adjacent to Fountain Street parking lot starting March 9

March 3, 2016

Continue reading Environmental investigation work to be completed adjacent to Fountain Street parking lot starting March 9


Niska Road bridge to reopen May 5

April 27, 2015

Continue reading Niska Road bridge to reopen May 5


Niska Road Community Consultation

June 27, 2013

The City of Guelph has initiated a Class Environmental Assessment (EA) study for proposed improvements to Niska Road from Ptarmigan Drive to the City limits. Continue reading Niska Road Community Consultation


Guelph Remastered communications campaign

March 1, 2011

The Guelph Remastered communication campaign helped area residents, businesses and visitors understand why the City of Guelph crammed five years of construction into one. Continue reading Guelph Remastered communications campaign