KINGSTON NEWS

Williamsville cycling lanes are ready to roll

After several nights of painting and preparation, the new buffered cycling lanes on Princess Street between Division and Macdonnell streets are now ready for use.

Stay on the trails to avoid wild parsnip

The City of Kingston is advising trail-users to stay on trails and pathways to avoid coming into contact with wild parsnip.

Kingston fire chief announces retirement

After 33 years in emergency services, Rhéaume Chaput, chief of Kingston fire and rescue, has announced his retirement.

CITY BLOGS

Thanks for commenting on the first draft

Commenting on the first draft of the Official Plan Update through Crocodocs is now closed. I want to thank everyone who took the time to log on to share their feedback and concerns on the...

Renewable energy applications

One of the topics throughout the Official Plan Update consultation process that we have heard about from rural residents is renewable energy. I wanted to make you aware that the rural advisory...

West end coffee chat

We’ve had such a great turnout to our community coffee chats in all the areas we’ve visited. At the end of August, we will be heading to the west end of the City. On Wednesday August 26,...

EVENTS CALENDAR

Start Date:
Tue, September 01, 2015 7:30 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber, City Hall
Description:
Library Launching New Programs in Frontenac County Something fun is brewing at your library. Join Kingston Frontenac Public Library (KFPL) staff every month for book clubs that put an interesting spin on the traditional book club format. Instead of reading the same book, participants are asked to bring books they are currently reading and share their impressions of the book with the group. KFPL staff will facilitate discussion to help introduce people to new reads as well as new people, sharing some of their favourite books and exciting book news. Light refreshments will be served.
Start Date:
Tue, September 01, 2015 7:00 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Wolfe Island
Description:

Library Launching New Programs in Frontenac County

Something fun is brewing at your library.  Join Kingston Frontenac Public Library (KFPL) staff every month for book clubs that put an interesting spin on the traditional book club format.  Instead of reading the same book, participants are asked to bring books they are currently reading and share their impressions of the book with the group.  KFPL staff will facilitate discussion to help introduce people to new reads as well as new people, sharing some of their favourite books and exciting book news. Light refreshments will be served.

Start Date:
Wed, September 02, 2015 5:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Loyalist Room - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, September 03, 2015 6:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber, City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, September 03, 2015 1:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Portsmouth Olympic Harbour - Press Lounge
Description:
Start Date:
Tue, September 08, 2015 6:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber, City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, September 09, 2015 6:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Councillor's Lounge - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, September 09, 2015 9:00 AM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Loyalist Room - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, September 10, 2015 5:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber, City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, September 10, 2015 1:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Councillor Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, September 10, 2015 9:00 AM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Councillor's Lounge - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, September 10, 2015 1:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Kingston & Frontenac Housing Corporation
Description:
There's tons to see and do in Kingston this fall and winter! Come out and let more than 80 community organizations show you how to get fit, have fun, stay active, learn a new sport, or take art lessons. Registrations, demonstrations, free admission. Its worth the trip. Bring the whole family, there's something for everyone to enjoy.
Start Date:
Sat, September 12, 2015 10:00 AM
Duration:
5 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Portsmouth Olympic Harbour (53 Yonge St.)
Description:

There's tons to see and do in Kingston this fall and winter!

Come out and let more than 80 community organizations show you how to get fit, have fun, stay active, learn a new sport, or take art lessons.

Registrations, demonstrations, free admission. Its worth the trip. Bring the whole family, there's something for everyone to enjoy

Start Date:
Mon, September 14, 2015 5:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
KEDCO Board Room
Description:
Start Date:
Mon, September 14, 2015 1:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Tue, September 15, 2015 7:30 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber, City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, September 16, 2015 5:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Sir John A MacDonald Room - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, September 17, 2015 6:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber, City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, September 17, 2015 12:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Police Headquarters Board Room
Description:
Start Date:
Mon, September 21, 2015 12:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Sir John A. MacDonald Room - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Tue, September 22, 2015 5:15 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Sir John A MacDonald Room - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, September 23, 2015 1:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
KFL&A Public Health - 221 Portsmouth Avenue
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, September 23, 2015 4:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Delahaye Room - Central Library
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, September 23, 2015 5:15 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Kingston Access Bus Office
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, September 24, 2015 6:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber, City Hall
Description: