Guelph shifting from COVID-19 response to preparing for recovery

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Guelph, Ont., May 11, 2020—At this afternoon’s special Council meeting, senior administrative staff detailed the City’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic over the last month, and highlighted the City’s shift from response to preparing for recovery. The report prepared by staff focused on the work underway to advance Guelph’s economic and social recovery, along with […]

Guelph acting on Provincial order to close all recreation amenities to slow spread of COVID-19, get people to stay home

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Guelph, Ont., March 31, 2020 – The City of Guelph is acting immediately on the Province of Ontario’s order yesterday to close all outdoor recreational amenities. Effective immediately, all public and private sports fields, off-leash dog parks and community gardens in Guelph are closed to public use. Playgrounds, basketball and tennis courts, skateboard parks, picnic areas, outdoor […]

Guelph Transit changing service to slow the spread of coronavirus

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Free transit until April 15; operating on 30-minute schedule Monday to Saturday Guelph, Ont., March 17, 2020 – Starting tomorrow, March 18, Guelph Transit is making service changes as part of the City’s response to coronavirus (COVID-19). Service changes include: cancelling late night bus service  for University of Guelph students offering free transit service through April 15, […]

Guelph 2041: A conversation about a growing city

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Get involved in developing Guelph’s growth management strategy(External link) by joining planning experts for a free talk about what it means to be a growing city on Thursday, February 27. The event features three speakers with experience in city planning: • Jennifer Keesmaat, head of The Keesmaat Group and previously Toronto’s chief city planner, talking about how […]

Ward 2 Town Hall – Saturday February 8, 2020

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Ward 2 Town Hall – Saturday February 8th, 1:30pm, Evergreen Senior’s Centre (683 Woolwich St, Guelph, ON N1H 3Y8)  We hope you can join us on Saturday February 8th at 1:30pm, at the Evergreen Seniors Community Centre (683 Woolwich St, Guelph), where Alex Chapman, Executive Director of Our Energy Guelph will be talking about his organization […]