Category Archives: Operations

Gow’s Bridge Closure Update

Frequently Asked Questions about the closure of Gow’s Bridge… Q:  Why is the bridge closed?  A:   The bridge is closed to vehicles as result of the York Trunk Sewer and Paisley-Clythe Feedermain project.  This is a major infrastructure renewal project and the area … Continue reading

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Update on Winter Road Clean-up

A message from our Manager, Roads and Rights of Way: Just a quick note to inform you of winter control housekeeping activity currently underway with regards to our residential roads. As a result of the sustained cold temperatures and the … Continue reading

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The Market Returns to MARKET SQUARE

It will be a different kind of Farmer’s Market in Guelph this Saturday! Please come out and show your support for our Farmer’s Market vendors! Dedicated city staff have been working non-stop to prepare alternate space for the temporarily displaced … Continue reading

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National Public Works Week Celebrated

To wrap up National Public Works Week (May 16 – 22),  the City of Guelph Operations division hosted a public open house at the Municipal Street facility today, as they do every year. Despite the drizzle and chill in the … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning Underway

A Message from the City of Guelph Manager, Roads and Right of Ways: Operations Roads Staff has transitioned into spring cleanup mode. Winter control (Roads) shifts, days, nights and afternoons ceased over the Easter longhave changed from a three shift … Continue reading

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December 24 Winter Snow Removal Status

An update from Murray Cameron, Operations Department: On behalf of the Operations Department, I’d like to advise that our staffing and equipment resources are being tapped to assist with the prompt clean-up of this latest snow event.  The clearing of … Continue reading

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Winter Snow Removal Measures

The month of December has delivered a higher than average snowfall.   We receive many calls about snow removal this time of year.   Rest assured – our city staff are working to keep our roadways clear and safe — before, during … Continue reading

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Overnight On Street Parking Pilot Project

Council has approved a Pilot Project to allow on street overnight (2:00 am – 6:00 am). The pilot project will run from May 1 to November 1, when staff will report back on their findings (complaints, impediments, service issues, cost … Continue reading

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