Ice Storm Assistance Program

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Staff memo. As directed by Council at its meeting of June 9, 2014, a submission was made earlier today to the Province of Ontario’s Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing providing an Expression of Interest (EOI) to seek compensation for net of budget municipal expenditures (including Guelph Hydro) under the province’s Ice Storm Assistance Program relating to the December […]

City Sports Fields

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Staff memo. Due to excessive rainfall amounts received over the past few days, the City’s sports fields and ball diamonds will remain closed throughout the weekend and including Monday, May 5. Although the rain has helped to remove any remaining frost in the ground it has also left the fields and diamonds saturated—making it difficult […]

Storm cleanup almost complete

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Press release. Brush cleanup is progressing well, with everything north of College Avenue completed. Forestry operations are divided into nine zones across the city. The first eight zones are complete. Areas remaining include everything south of College Avenue. Crews are clearing the boulevards of brush by working through the zones sequentially. The City expects brush […]