City releases its first digital Guelph. Future Ready progress report

Posted Leave a commentPosted in #OpenGov, Budget, City Policy, Energy and Environment, Growth, Transparency

Read the Council staff report Guelph, Ont., June 18, 2021 – The City of Guelph is sharing its first Guelph. Future Ready progress report with Council and community on June 28. The digital progress report presents a balanced and transparent view of how the City is making progress towards achieving its Guelph. Future Ready. Strategic Plan initiatives, and highlights […]

Choose between final four ward boundary and Council composition options

Posted Leave a commentPosted in #OpenGov, City Policy

Online engagement runs until April 20 Guelph, Ont., April 6, 2021 – The City has released four final ward boundary options for the community’s consideration online at haveyoursay.guelph.ca until April 20, in addition to a report from the independent consultant explaining each option. The ward boundary options include the following configurations: Two six-ward options with […]

City launches ward boundary review engagement

Posted Leave a commentPosted in #OpenGov, City Policy, Growth, Public Input

Join the conversation online at haveyoursay.guelph.ca Guelph, Ont., January 4, 2021 – Community input is open for the next phase of the Council composition and ward boundary review—how many wards Guelph should have and where they should start and stop. The ward boundary review engagement will be done in three separate, but distinct parts. During […]

City launches Council composition and ward boundary review

Posted Leave a commentPosted in #OpenGov, City Policy, Growth, Media Release, Transparency

Join the conversation online at haveyoursay.guelph.ca Guelph, Ont., August 17, 2020 – The City invites community input as it starts a review of Guelph’s Council composition and ward boundaries that will explore whether the city’s local government structure should change as it grows. “This review is an opportunity to come together as a community to […]

Save the Date: Feb 27 Launch of Community Consultation for Guelph’s Growth Management Strategy and Official Plan Review

Posted Leave a commentPosted in City Policy, Growth

Please save the date: February 27 On the evening of February 27, Planning Services will be launching our community consultation for the City’s Growth Management Strategy and Official Plan Review. Our goal is to inspire the residents of Guelph to get involved in deciding how Guelph should grow to 2041. The event will be a […]

City and Dolime Quarry owners reach proposal to protect Guelph’s drinking water

Posted Leave a commentPosted in City Policy, Environment, Growth, Media Release, Water

Proposed solution would replace quarry with residential neighbourhood Key Facts Media release Guelph, Ont., October 1, 2019—The City of Guelph and the owners of the Dolime Quarry have reached a potential solution to address the City’s concerns about how operations at the quarry could affect Guelph’s drinking water. Learn more about the proposed solution to […]

Take a moment to have your say and shape Guelph

Posted Leave a commentPosted in City Policy, Public Input, Transparency

Hello Neighbours! Rodrigo here. Just wanted to take a moment to remind you that the City of Guelph has a community engagement platform called ‘Have Your Say Guelph’ ( haveyoursay.guelph.ca ), where the City regularly hosts opportunities for community members to speak up, be heard and help shape the direction we take as a growing […]

City Hall reorganizes to deliver services better

Posted Leave a commentPosted in City Policy

Press release. Last evening, Guelph’s Chief Administrative Officer informed Council of changes she is making to the City’s organizational structure to enhance the way the City operates by creating a more practical, straightforward structure. The changes are expected to improve service delivery and result in quicker, more responsive outcomes for the community and Council. “Local […]