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City Council – December 17, 2018 – 5:30 p.m.

December 6, 2018

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Special Council Meeting – December 12, 2018 Council Orientation – Service Area Night CAO and IDE

November 29, 2018

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Special City Council Meeting – December 13, 2018 Council Orientation – Service Area Night Corporate Services and Public Services

November 29, 2018

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Committee of Adjustment – December 13, 2018

November 23, 2018

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Special City Council – 2018 Council Orientation – Night 1

November 22, 2018

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City celebrates GIS Day with launch of new online mapping application

November 8, 2018

On Wednesday, November 14, the City of Guelph will launch the new GeoDataHub as part of annual GIS Day celebrations. Continue reading City celebrates GIS Day with launch of new online mapping application


City Council/Council Planning – November 19, 2018 – 6:00 p.m.

November 7, 2018

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Construction notice: London Road West and Westmount Road lane reductions start November 5

November 6, 2018

Work on London Road is expected to begin on Monday, November 5 and will take approximately two weeks to complete, weather permitting. Continue reading Construction notice: London Road West and Westmount Road lane reductions start November 5


Fan favourite, Scott Helman, comes to Guelph

November 1, 2018

River Run Centre brings rising Canadian star to the stage GUELPH, ON November 1, 2018 – Known for pouring his heart out on stages around the world, Scott Helman consistently wows both unsuspecting audiences and adoring fans with his performances. He promises to bring that chemistry to River Run Centre on Friday, February 1, 2019 at 8pm. The Main Stage performance is the second concert this season in the Magic Music Now series sponsored by Magic 106. Since taking the music scene by storm with his debut EP Augusta in 2014, Scott Helman has been a singer songwriter to watch. His first single, Bungalow, went platinum and secured him two Juno Award nominations. In 2017 he released his first full length album Hôtel de Ville,… Continue reading Fan favourite, Scott Helman, comes to Guelph


Committee of Adjustment – November 8, 2018

October 23, 2018

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Committee of Adjustment – October 25, 2018

October 8, 2018

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Open house notice: Open house for Manor Park Crescent sewer replacement and siphon rehabilitation October 30

October 5, 2018

The City of Guelph is hosting an open house to present plans for construction on Manor Park Crescent and in Silvercreek Park Continue reading Open house notice: Open house for Manor Park Crescent sewer replacement and siphon rehabilitation October 30


Sign bylaw review working group

September 27, 2018

Terms of reference The City of Guelph (City) has initiated a review of its Sign Bylaw.  The current Sign Bylaw was approved by City Council in 1996 and governs how the city regulates permanent and temporary signs (excluding election signs). The City recognizes that this by-law may no longer reflect the current and future needs of our community. In addition to the public meeting held in April and the feedback received online, the City is establishing a  Sign Bylaw Working Group (SBWG) . The purpose of this document is to provide potential members of the SBWG with an understanding of their role and responsibilities as members, expected level of commitment, rules of order, and the process to amend this Terms of Reference. Mandate The SBWG will… Continue reading Sign bylaw review working group


Water main break at 236 Gordon Street will be repaired tomorrow

September 24, 2018

Gordon Street will be closed between Forbes Avenue/Dormie Lane and James Street from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 25 to allow for water main repairs. Continue reading Water main break at 236 Gordon Street will be repaired tomorrow


Committee of Adjustment – October 11, 2018

September 24, 2018

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Open house: Manor Park Crescent sewer replacement and siphon rehabilitation October 30

September 14, 2018

The City of Guelph is hosting an open house to present plans for construction on Manor Park Crescent and in Silvercreek Park. Continue reading Open house: Manor Park Crescent sewer replacement and siphon rehabilitation October 30


Outdoor play features arrive at Victoria Road Rec Centre

September 12, 2018

Guelph, Ont., September 12, 2018 – Families visiting Guelph’s Victoria Road Recreation Centre this weekend will notice some new play features outside of the facility. As part of the City’s Energize Guelph initiative, a year-round outdoor play space is being installed this week on the grassy area between the facility and parking lot. “The new outdoor space compliments the facility’s indoor programming and further encourages children and families to embrace play and recreation as part of their daily lives,” says Eric Pool, supervisor of Programs and Community Development. Play features include chalk and music walls, an arts and craft station with log tables and chairs, a log tunnel, a small stage with ramp, and benches. Shade and quiet spaces are available at the nearby courtyard.… Continue reading Outdoor play features arrive at Victoria Road Rec Centre


City Council/Council Planning – September 10, 2018 – 6:30 p.m.

August 30, 2018

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City Council/Council Planning – September 10, 2018

August 30, 2018

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Construction notice: Poppy Drive West closed for asphalt repairs August 29

August 27, 2018

The City is working to repair asphalt on Poppy Drive West following a water main infrastructure repair. Road work starts August 28. Continue reading Construction notice: Poppy Drive West closed for asphalt repairs August 29


Committee of Adjustment – September 13, 2018

August 24, 2018

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Protected intersection makes left turns safer for cyclists

August 23, 2018

Starting Monday morning, those travelling through the Gordon Street and Stone Road intersection will notice new pavement markings. New features will make travel through the intersection safer for people on bikes and in cars. Continue reading Protected intersection makes left turns safer for cyclists


Radon testing of new homes – Mandatory Testing

August 7, 2018

Attention:  Home Builder As per information conveyed previously, the City will not be arranging nor paying for the mandatory radon testing of new homes built in accordance with radon compliance option #1  this coming winter. This affects all new homes in which occupancy was granted after January 31, 2018 and approximately 16 homes which failed to deploy the testing kits last winter. As the permit holder, it will be your responsibility to ensure the radon test is conducted through a certified laboratory and submitted to the City for all homes in which radon option #1 has been chosen. In early November, we will provide a list of homes requiring mandatory testing in which occupancy was granted after January 31, 2018, as well as the homes… Continue reading Radon testing of new homes – Mandatory Testing


Committee of Adjustment – August 23, 2018

August 3, 2018

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Information items for the week ending August 3, 2018

August 3, 2018

Reports None Intergovernmental Consultations None Correspondence City of Hamilton Resolution re: Cannabis Grace Period Grand Actions, July Issue Boards and Committees None Items available in the Clerk’s Office None


Celebrate John Galt Day at Market Square on August 4

July 23, 2018

Guelph, Ont., July 23, 2018 – Over the Civic long weekend, on Saturday, August 4, the City will host its annual John Galt Day festivities featuring free activities and family-friendly entertainment in Guelph’s Market Square. “John Galt Day is a true community celebration,” says Bill Nuhn, manager of Theatres and Civic Events for the City. “We invite the community to join in the festivities and celebrate our great city!” From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the City invites the public to experience: Comedy and tricks by Bob Cates, the Canadian juggling champion Aerial theatrics by Theatre Arcturus KIAM, this year’s Artist in Residence team Face painting by Cleo the Clown and her Painting Pals T-shirt printing by Jeff Mann of TREAD ON IT! (bring an… Continue reading Celebrate John Galt Day at Market Square on August 4


Committee of Adjustment – August 9, 2018

July 20, 2018

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City pleased with Guelph/Eramosa Township Council decision on Xinyi Glass Canada application

July 17, 2018

The City of Guelph is pleased with Guelph/Eramosa Township Council’s decision to decline Xinyi Glass Canada Ltd.’s development application based on current zoning of the proposed development site for dry industrial use. This decision addresses our concerns about the water-taking volumes proposed by XinYi in relation to the definition of dry industrial use. We will continue to follow this file and to participate in any further formal processes regarding a development application at this site.


Committee of the Whole Agenda – July 3, 2018

June 26, 2018

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Committee of Adjustment – July 12, 2018

June 26, 2018

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Local citizens to be honoured with Mayor’s Awards

June 25, 2018

Guelph, Ont., June 25, 2018–  Mayor Cam Guthrie will present Mayor’s Awards to five local volunteers and community-builders on June 28 as part of the Guelph Awards of Excellence gala. Mayor’s Awards have been presented each year since 1997 to recognize individuals who are making exceptional contributions to the Guelph community. The 2018 honourees are: Anne Godfrey, a community leader, member of several local boards, mentor, and volunteer who served six terms on Guelph City Council from 1975-85. Anne played key roles in the establishment of the River Run Centre and the Willowdale day care centre and served on the boards of the Children’s Aid Society, the Multiple Sclerosis Society, Big Sisters, the Guelph Arts Council, Women In Crisis, the Canadian Mental Health Association, Homewood… Continue reading Local citizens to be honoured with Mayor’s Awards


Open house notice: Niska Road Bridge open house takes place July 5

June 22, 2018

Downey Road to City limits The City of Guelph is hosting an open house to present plans for construction of the Niska Road Bridge, between Downey Road and the City limits. Thursday, July 5, 2018 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Fred A. Hamilton Public School 160 Ironwood Road, Guelph, N1G 3R4 Why come to the open house? Following the December 12, 2017 public open house, the City of Guelph will be starting construction of a Bowstring Arch Truss across the Speed River on Niska Road. This is your opportunity to view the final project information, including maps and schedules, and to ask questions about traffic impacts and property access. You’re encouraged to provide comments and feedback to City staff and consultants at the open house.… Continue reading Open house notice: Niska Road Bridge open house takes place July 5


City Council – June 25, 2018

June 14, 2018

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Committee of Adjustment – June 28, 2018

June 8, 2018

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

June 1, 2018

One of 10 awarded $250,000 on road to $10 million prize Guelph, Ont., June 1, 2018 – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced finalists in the national Smart Cities Challenge today, with the Guelph-Wellington County entry named one of 10 in its population category and awarded $250,000 to further develop its bid for a $10 million prize. The Guelph-Wellington bid is entered in the category for communities with populations up to 500,000, which drew more than 100 proposals. It was developed in partnership with the University of Guelph, Conestoga College and dozens of other experts, entrepreneurs, innovators and community champions. As a finalist, Guelph-Wellington will continue work with partners in the bid to win one of two $10 million prizes to be announced by the federal… Continue reading Guelph-Wellington named finalist in Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge


June 11, 2018 – Council Planning

May 31, 2018

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Committee of Adjustment – June 14, 2018

May 25, 2018

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Guelph-Wellington is creating Canada’s first circular food economy

May 22, 2018

Imagine a food system where there’s no such thing as waste, every citizen has access to healthy food, and new businesses are created as a result The City of Guelph and County of Wellington will build Canada’s first circular food economy: enhancing access to nutritious food, turning “waste” into resources, and creating new jobs and economic opportunities. This vision was unveiled today at the Arrell Food Summit in Guelph and Toronto, and is part of the Guelph-Wellington 50x50x50 by 2025 initiative: increasing access to affordable, nutritious food by 50%, creating 50 new circular businesses and collaborations and increasing circular economic revenues by 50% by recognizing the value of “waste” — all by 2025. “Guelph-Wellington already enjoys the reputation of being a hub of food innovation… Continue reading Guelph-Wellington is creating Canada’s first circular food economy


May 14, 2018 – Council Planning

May 3, 2018

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Committee of the Whole Agenda – May 7, 2018

April 26, 2018

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Committee of Adjustment – May 10, 2018

April 20, 2018

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The draft Parkland Dedication Bylaw is now ready for review

April 20, 2018

Have your say between until May 3 The next phase of the Parkland Dedication Bylaw review is underway. We invite you to read the draft Parkland Dedication Bylaw and provide comments. The Parkland Dedication Bylaw requires developers to either transfer land to the City to be used as parkland or offer payment in lieu of the land. This bylaw is the City’s way of making sure that as Guelph grows, our parks and open spaces grow with it. Your feedback will help staff develop the final draft bylaw that will go to Council in summer 2018. You can mail or email your comments to Jyoti Pathak, Park Planner with the City of Guelph. Read the draft bylaw For information on the Parkland Dedication Bylaw review,… Continue reading The draft Parkland Dedication Bylaw is now ready for review


City Council – April 23, 2018

April 12, 2018

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Opening of the Riverside Park disc golf course: canceled

April 10, 2018

Event canceled Attention news, photo and video editors Guelph, Ont., April 10, 2018 – The grand opening of Riverside Park’s nine-hole disc golf course takes place on Saturday, April 14. The City invites media to attend the grand opening, check out the course and take it for a test drive with the local community. City staff will be on hand to answer questions. What The grand opening of the Riverside Park Disc Golf Course. Who City staff will be on-hand to answer questions about how the disc golf course was created and its features, while seasoned players will talk about how to play. Disc golf vendors will sell discs and gear from on-site booths. When – event canceled Saturday, April 14, 2018 11:30 a.m. –… Continue reading Opening of the Riverside Park disc golf course: canceled


Committee of Adjustment – April 26, 2018

April 6, 2018

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April 9, 2018 – Council Planning

March 29, 2018

The links below will redirect you to a specific report within the larger PDF agenda. When accessed from a mobile device, these links may not function properly and will link to page one of the agenda document. Agendas routinely exceed 100 mb in size. It’s recommended that mobile users access the agendas only when connected to a wifi network. Monday, April 9, 2018 – 6:30 p.m Council Chambers, Guelph City Hall, 1 Carden Street   Open Meeting Council Consent Agenda IDE-2018.50 Built Form Standards for Mid-rise Buildings and Townhouses IDE-2018.51 Urban Design Concept Plans for the Gordon Street Intensification Corridor IDE-2018-54 131 Malcolm Road – Municipal Servicing and Access Agreement Public Meeting to Hear Applications under Sections 17, 34 and 51 of the Planning Act IDE-2018.46 119… Continue reading April 9, 2018 – Council Planning


Committee of Adjustment – April 12, 2018

March 23, 2018

The links below will redirect you to a specific report within the larger PDF agenda. When accessed from a mobile device, these links may not function properly and will link to page one of the agenda document. Agendas routinely exceed 100 mb in size. It’s recommended that mobile users access the agendas only when connected to a wifi network. Committee of Adjustment – April 12, 2018, 4:00 p.m. Council Chambers, Guelph City Hall, 1 Carden Street Current Applications  B-7/18 – 320-322 Eastview Road A-25/18 – 546 Woolwich Street A-26/18 – 107 Westra Drive B-17/17 and B-18/17 – 69 Lowes Road A-27/18 – 14 London Road West A-29/18 – 728-732 York Road A-30/18 – 7 Oak Street A-31/18 – 51 Troy Crescent A-32/18 – 14 Mayfair Court B-11/18 and B-12/18… Continue reading Committee of Adjustment – April 12, 2018


Committee of the Whole Agenda – April 3, 2018

March 22, 2018

The links below will redirect you to a specific report within the larger PDF agenda. When accessed from a mobile device, these links may not function properly and will link to page one of the agenda document. Agendas routinely exceed 100 mb in size. It’s recommended that mobile users access the agendas only when connected to a wifi network. Committee of the Whole – Tuesday, April 3, 2018 Council Chambers, Guelph City Hall, 1 Carden Street Open Meeting – 2 p.m. Presentations: Ontario Age-Friendly Community Recognition Award Guelph Wellington Oral Health Action Committee  Community Health Van  County of Wellington Play Time Update   Consent Agenda – Public Services PS-2018.05 Transit Advisory Committee Terms of Reference PS-2018-06 Regulation of Election Signs PS-2018-09 Taxi By-Law Review and Regulation of… Continue reading Committee of the Whole Agenda – April 3, 2018


March 19, 2018 – Council Planning

March 16, 2018

The links below will redirect you to a specific report within the larger PDF agenda. When accessed from a mobile device, these links may not function properly and will link to page one of the agenda document. Agendas routinely exceed 100 mb in size. It’s recommended that mobile users access the agendas only when connected to a wifi network. Monday, March 19, 2018 – 6:30 p.m Council Chambers, Guelph City Hall, 1 Carden Street   Open Meeting Council Consent Agenda IDE-2018-29  7 and  9 Eden Street – Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment File # ZC1618 – Ward 4 Public Meeting to Hear Applications under Sections 17, 34 and 51 of the Planning Act IDE-2018-15  1533-1557 Gordon Street and 34 Lowes Road West Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment File:  ZC1710… Continue reading March 19, 2018 – Council Planning


Information items for the week ending March 16, 2018

March 16, 2018

Reports Yard Maintenance By-law – Procedure Change Guelph Wellington Paramedic Service 2017 Performance Report Intergovernmental Approach: Guelph on the Corridor Intergovernmental Consultations Watershed Planning Guidance Correspondence GRCA Current, March 2018 Town of Halton Hills re: Protection of Municipally-Designated “Whitebelt” Areas Boards and Committees Committee of Adjustment Meeting Minutes – February 8, 2018 Items available in the Clerk’s Office None