City Council Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the April 18 Meeting?

Many eyes have been looking for this final decision on the part of staff: the approval or disapproval of the resubmitted plan for 75 Dublin Street North. So is the City of Guelph finally ready to get behind the project 17 months after turning it down in the first place? Continue reading “City Council Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the April 18 Meeting?”

City Council Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the April 9 Meeting?

It’s an astoundingly busy planning meeting this month as programs and manuals come back for review, and several new rezoning applications hold their statutory public hearing. Continue reading “City Council Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the April 9 Meeting?”

Committee of the Whole Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the April 3 Meeting?

Public Services and Corporate Services will both have items before this month’s committee, and that includes some high profile items like the election signs bylaw, updates to the taxi bylaw, and the introduction to the process for the transit service review. Continue reading “Committee of the Whole Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the April 3 Meeting?”

City Council Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the March 19 Meeting?

If you’re one of those people that’s concerned about more apartment buildings coming to the Gordon corridor, then this month’s planning meeting is for you because there’s not just one, but two such developments on the docket! Continue reading “City Council Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the March 19 Meeting?”

Committee of the Whole Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the March 5 Meeting?

It’s a packed meeting for Infrastructure, Development and Enterprise and Corporate Services for the month of March, plus there are some special requests for committee to consider. Continue reading “Committee of the Whole Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the March 5 Meeting?”

City Council Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the February 27 Meeting?

Remember in 2016 when a five-storey building was proposed at 75 Dublin Street, and the application was kind of rushed through to take advantage of a federal grant, and there was an outcry because the building was flush against Central Public School, and then staff said they could only build a four-storey building there, and then nothing happened? Well, back to square one (and we don’t mean the mall in Mississauga.) Continue reading “City Council Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the February 27 Meeting?”

City Council Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the February 26 Meeting?

The regular council meeting for February has environmental concerns front and centre, as city council considers joining a club of global lenvironmental leaders, and considers feedback to the Greenbelt expansion. Continue reading “City Council Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the February 26 Meeting?”

City Council Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the February 21 Meeting?

Changes to development charges are coming, but what will they look like? What can council do? What can’t it do? The mayor and councillors will get together in a few weeks in order to learn all about it. Here’s the preview… Continue reading “City Council Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the February 21 Meeting?”