Category Archives: House and home

Guelph skate park and sports fields closed, playgrounds, trails and dog parks open

April 18, 2021

Only leave home for groceries, medical appointments, exercise, essential work or childcare. Continue reading Guelph skate park and sports fields closed, playgrounds, trails and dog parks open


The City’s discounted rain barrel sale starts today, April 9!

April 9, 2021

The City’s discounted rain barrel sale starts today! Continue reading The City’s discounted rain barrel sale starts today, April 9!


Spring cleaning of City water mains begins April 12

April 7, 2021

Spring cleaning of City water mains begins April 12
Continue reading Spring cleaning of City water mains begins April 12


Join the City online this spring for free gardening seminars

March 11, 2021

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2021 Healthy Landscapes live online gardening seminars

March 11, 2021

2021 Healthy Landscapes live online gardening seminars Continue reading 2021 Healthy Landscapes live online gardening seminars


New this year: City collecting yard waste at the curb every other week starting March 15 until fall

March 10, 2021

we’re collecting yard waste at the curb every other week starting March 15 until fall Continue reading New this year: City collecting yard waste at the curb every other week starting March 15 until fall


Temperatures have dropped – protect your pipes from freezing

February 5, 2021

Temperatures have dropped – protect your pipes from freezing this winter Continue reading Temperatures have dropped – protect your pipes from freezing


City’s preparations for winter are “snow” joke

November 9, 2020

The City of Guelph is already knee deep in winter maintenance plans to keep all all roads, bike lanes and sidewalks safe. Continue reading City’s preparations for winter are “snow” joke


Tree removals at Peter Misersky Park start August 20

August 18, 2020

We’re removing ash and trees that are dead, dying or causing harm from Peter Misersky Park on August 20, as a part of our annual tree maintenance process. Continue reading Tree removals at Peter Misersky Park start August 20


Proposed changes to fenced leash-free areas going to Council February 3

January 24, 2020

A report to Council that outlines next steps for fenced leash-free areas at Peter Misersky, Bristol Street and Lee Street Parks is now online. Continue reading Proposed changes to fenced leash-free areas going to Council February 3


City’s Leash Free Policy now in effect

July 18, 2019

The City’s new Leash Free Policy changes how dog owners use sports fields as leash-free areas and paves the way for fenced dog parks. Continue reading City’s Leash Free Policy now in effect


Information about the driveway width enforcement suspension

June 12, 2019

Details about the current suspension of enforcement for driveways of semi-detached/duplex and on-street townhouses in Guelph. Continue reading Information about the driveway width enforcement suspension


Background and updates on recent Development Charge changes and the new Community Benefits Charge Framework (Bill 108)

May 31, 2019

Continue reading Background and updates on recent Development Charge changes and the new Community Benefits Charge Framework (Bill 108)


City to develop application for temporary driveway enforcement suspensions

September 11, 2018

Continue reading City to develop application for temporary driveway enforcement suspensions


Guelph ranked best place to buy real estate in Canada

April 11, 2017

Guelph is the most attractive city for real estate investment value in Canada, according to MoneySense’s 2017 Where to Buy Now list. Continue reading Guelph ranked best place to buy real estate in Canada


City releases proposed new animal control bylaw

November 25, 2016

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How Guelph deals with termites and Emerald Ash Borer

August 5, 2014

Continue reading How Guelph deals with termites and Emerald Ash Borer