Category Archives: Plans and strategies

Have your say on how the City manages all things water in Guelph

October 28, 2020

Have your say on how the City manages all things water in Guelph Continue reading Have your say on how the City manages all things water in Guelph


Water Supply Master Plan project update

October 28, 2020

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


Corporate Asset Management Plan uses data to focus funding on priority items

October 22, 2020

City Council will discuss the 2020 Corporate Asset Management Plan, which uses data to prioritize when and how we replace assets over time—from roads to City facilities. Continue reading Corporate Asset Management Plan uses data to focus funding on priority items


Guelph’s Community Plan named Project of the Year by IAP2 Canada

October 1, 2020

The International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) Canada has named A United Vision: Guelph’s Community Plan “Project of the Year” at the 2020 IAP2 Canada Core Values Awards. Guelph’s Community Plan also received an award for “Extending the Practice through Creativity, Contribution and Innovation in the Field.” Continue reading Guelph’s Community Plan named Project of the Year by IAP2 Canada


Have your say on how we manage waste in Guelph

August 17, 2020

Join the conversation to help guide Guelph’s Solid Waste Management Master Plan Continue reading Have your say on how we manage waste in Guelph


City of Guelph commits to diversity, inclusion and anti-racism initiatives

July 24, 2020

As an employer and local government, we’re reflecting on our role and the values that guide us to ensure our workplace and our community are welcoming places for everyone; Black, Indigenous, people of colour, people who identify as members of LGBTQ2 community, those who have disabilities and other underrepresented groups Continue reading City of Guelph commits to diversity, inclusion and anti-racism initiatives


Check out the Urban Design Master Plan for Baker District online

June 11, 2020

Join us for a virtual open house as we share the Urban Design Master Plan for the Baker District redevelopment project. Continue reading Check out the Urban Design Master Plan for Baker District online


Staff-recommended open space strategy for Clair-Maltby to be discussed at Council in March

February 20, 2020

City staff is bringing its recommendation for the Clair-Maltby open space system strategy to Council’s Committee of the Whole on March 2. Continue reading Staff-recommended open space strategy for Clair-Maltby to be discussed at Council in March


Council approves update to Guelph’s commercial policy

January 28, 2020

The commercial policy framework specifies the location, amount and function of retail and service land throughout Guelph. Continue reading Council approves update to Guelph’s commercial policy


Join us February 13 for the first Water Supply Master Plan open house

January 23, 2020

Continue reading Join us February 13 for the first Water Supply Master Plan open house


The future of waste management in Guelph

November 28, 2019

Dr. Dianne Saxe, former Environmental Commissioner for Ontario, to speak at the launch of Guelph’s Solid Waste Management Master Plan update December 9. Continue reading The future of waste management in Guelph


City releases updated preferred structure for Clair-Maltby

May 2, 2019

Continue reading City releases updated preferred structure for Clair-Maltby


Downtown Zoning Bylaw in effect

March 7, 2019

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City approves financial incentive program for brownfield redevelopment

July 12, 2018

Continue reading City approves financial incentive program for brownfield redevelopment


Guelph-Wellington chosen for international food study

June 12, 2018

The City of Guelph and County of Wellington has been selected to collaborate with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation as a part of the Foundation’s Cities and the Circular Economy for Food initiative. Continue reading Guelph-Wellington chosen for international food study


Guelph-Wellington named finalist in Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge

June 1, 2018

Continue reading Guelph-Wellington named finalist in Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge


Council approves new design standards for Guelph

April 10, 2018

Continue reading Council approves new design standards for Guelph


Council approves blueprint for Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan

December 19, 2017

Continue reading Council approves blueprint for Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan


Guelph’s updated Official Plan now in effect

October 12, 2017

Continue reading Guelph’s updated Official Plan now in effect


Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan Phase 1 report, recommended vision and guiding principles

June 22, 2017

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Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan: Notice of Study Commencement, Public Information Centre No. 1 and Visioning Workshop

April 6, 2017

Continue reading Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan: Notice of Study Commencement, Public Information Centre No. 1 and Visioning Workshop


The Ward to Downtown bridges open house

September 7, 2016

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Guelph’s Community Energy Initiative Update gets green light

April 27, 2016

Continue reading Guelph’s Community Energy Initiative Update gets green light


City provides update on 2012-2016 Corporate Strategic Plan progress

April 7, 2016

April 7, 2016 – Today, the City of Guelph’s Governance Committee of City Council received and approved the 2012-2016 Corporate Strategic Plan (CSP) Priority Project Update. Continue reading City provides update on 2012-2016 Corporate Strategic Plan progress


2016 budget highlights

December 16, 2015

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Council approves first step in Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan process

December 15, 2015

Continue reading Council approves first step in Clair-Maltby Secondary Plan process


City of Guelph wins award for leadership in environmental conservation

May 25, 2015

Continue reading City of Guelph wins award for leadership in environmental conservation


Council Approves Plan for Innovation District in Guelph’s East End

May 13, 2014

Guelph City Council has approved the secondary plan for the 436 hectare (1,077 acre) plot of land known as the Guelph Innovation District located South of York Road and East of Victoria Road North which is expected to be home to close to 7,000 people and 9,000 jobs. The plan includes an innovative mix of land uses, including a new urban village, a mixed-use main street, a research park and an adaptive re-use area around the historic reformatory complex. Continue reading Council Approves Plan for Innovation District in Guelph’s East End


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