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Police remind motorists new school speed limits in effect

With kids heading back to school in just one week, the Guelph Police Service is reminding drivers of the reduced speed limits around school zones.

Guelph energy district

New condo a landmark first for district energy district.

A high-rise condominium tower planned for the downtown will be the first residential building in Guelph to be heated and cooled by district energy, rather than by its own heating and cooling equipment.

Learn how to vote online on Sept. 3

Voters who want the low-down on Internet voting are being invited to a hands-on demonstration on Sept. 3.

New schools open but there is still work to be done

It’s been a challenge, but the local public school board expects to have all of its new schools ready to welcome students on Sept. 2.

Guelph library chief books out

Guelph’s chief librarian has resigned after less than four years in the job for what she describes as family reasons.

St. George's Square

Island in St. George’s Square gets nod

A controversial concept for redesigning St. George’s Square has been endorsed by city council in a close vote. It’s an issue some say could play a role in the Oct. 27 civic elections.

All-nighter a no-go

The all-night arts extravaganza known as a Nuit Blanche, which was added to the Guelph Jazz Festival in 2010, won’t be happening this year.

James Gordon runs in Ward 2

Local musician James Gordon, who ran under the NDP banner in the last two provincial elections, will seek a Ward 2 city council seat in the Oct. 27 civic election.

Guelph Election 2014

Furfaro latest to not run for council

First-term Ward 1 councillor Jim Furfaro is the latest name on a growing list of at least five incumbents who won’t be seeking re-election on Oct. 27.

More traffic problems forecast for south end

Construction projects in the Gordon Street area are causing short-term complications for drivers and cyclists in the south end.

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