KINGSTON NEWS

Your City needs you: apply to serve on a committee

Now is your chance to serve Kingston with your expertise: review the current committee openings and apply online by 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 12

Kingston Transit rolls out two new express routes

Next Monday, Kingston Transit launches two more express routes, offering more service, more often.

Sessions to focus on ash tree removal/tree-planting

Ash trees on City property have been marked for removal for safety reasons due to the emerald ash borer (EAB) infestation.

EVENTS CALENDAR

Start Date:
Tue, April 28, 2015 5:15 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
610 Montreal Street
Description:
Learn more about the City's plans to remove and replace these ash trees. Find out more.
Start Date:
Tue, April 28, 2015 6:30 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Wilson Room of the Central Library at 130 Johnson St.
Description:

Learn more about the City's plans to remove and replace these ash trees. Find out more.

Learn more about the long-term neighbourhood revitalization plans and to learn about how the plans reflect the desires of the community and best-practices in neighbourhood planning and social housing management.
Start Date:
Wed, April 29, 2015 1:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Gymnasium of Rideau Heights Public school, 77 MacCauley St.
Description:

Learn more about the long-term neighbourhood revitalization plans and to learn about how the plans reflect the desires of the community and best-practices in neighbourhood planning and social housing management.

 

Learn more about the long-term neighbourhood revitalization plans and to learn about how the plans reflect the desires of the community and best-practices in neighbourhood planning and social housing management.
Start Date:
Wed, April 29, 2015 6:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Gymnasium of Rideau Heights Public school 77 MacCauley St.
Description:

Learn more about the long-term neighbourhood revitalization plans and to learn about how the plans reflect the desires of the community and best-practices in neighbourhood planning and social housing management.

Noticed trees with spray-painted markings in your neighbourhood? These ash trees on City property have been marked for removal for safety reasons due to the emerald ash borer (EAB) infestation, which turns ash trees to dust within a couple of years. These trees will be cut down and replaced with another species of tree in the fall. Join us online to ask your questions about the City's plans to remove and replace these Ash tree.
Start Date:
Wed, April 29, 2015 12:00 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Description:

Noticed trees with spray-painted markings in your neighbourhood? These ash trees on City property have been marked for removal for safety reasons due to the emerald ash borer (EAB) infestation, which turns ash trees to dust within a couple of years. These trees will be cut down and replaced with another species of tree in the fall.

Join us online to ask your questions about the City's plans to remove and replace these Ash tree.

 

Drop by to see the renovations and to meet the golf course staff. Everyone is welcome to attend. Find out more about the Belle Park Golf Course
Start Date:
Wed, April 29, 2015 9:00 AM
Duration:
6 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
731 Montreal St. Kingston, ON
Description:

Drop by to see the renovations and to meet the golf course staff. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Find out more about the Belle Park Golf Course

Start Date:
Thu, April 30, 2015 6:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Gore Road Fire Hall - 211 Gore Road
Description:
Learn more about the City's plans to remove and replace these ash trees. Find out more.
Start Date:
Thu, April 30, 2015 6:30 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Sir John A. Public School at 529 St. Martha's St.
Description:

Learn more about the City's plans to remove and replace these ash trees. Find out more.

Start Date:
Thu, April 30, 2015 5:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Mon, May 04, 2015 1:00 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Find out about the severe storm structures and clouds to watch for and report. Environment Canada is offering free weather spotter training 6 to 9 p.m. Please RSVP to canwarn.ontario@ec.gc.ca. Kingston needs to be prepared for more severe weather due to climate change. This event is part of Emergency Preparedness week in Kingston. Are you ready for a possible emergency? Get ready.
Start Date:
Mon, May 04, 2015 6:00 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Isabel Turner library branch, 935 Gardiners Rd.
Description:

Find out about the severe storm structures and clouds to watch for and report.  Environment Canada is offering free weather spotter training 6 to 9 p.m. Please RSVP to canwarn.ontario@ec.gc.ca. Kingston needs to be prepared for more severe weather due to climate change.

This event is part of Emergency Preparedness week in Kingston. Are you ready for a possible emergency?  Get ready.

Start Date:
Tue, May 05, 2015 7:30 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber, City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, May 06, 2015 5:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Loyalist Room - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, May 07, 2015 6:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber, City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, May 07, 2015 1:00 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Portsmouth Olympic Harbour - Press Lounge
Description:
Check out the emergency management partners’ display in Springer Market Square from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Participants include: Canadian Red Cross, Frontenac Paramedic Services, Kingston Police, Kingston Fire & Rescue, KFL&A Public Health and the City’s emergency management office. It's Emergency Preparedness Week. Are you ready for possible emergencies? Get ready.
Start Date:
Thu, May 07, 2015 11:00 AM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Springer Market Square
Description:

Check out the emergency management partners’ display in Springer Market Square from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Participants include: Canadian Red Cross, Frontenac Paramedic Services, Kingston Police, Kingston Fire & Rescue, KFL&A Public Health and the City’s emergency management office.

It's Emergency Preparedness Week.  Are you ready for possible emergencies?  Get ready.

Rideaucrest Auxiliary Volunteers Mother’s Day Pie Sale. Scrumptious homemade pies in a variety of flavours, sizes and prices.
Start Date:
Fri, May 08, 2015 10:00 AM
Duration:
5 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Rideaucrest – family room, main level (at main entrance)
Description:

Rideaucrest Auxiliary Volunteers Mother’s Day Pie Sale. Scrumptious homemade pies in a variety of flavours, sizes and prices. 

Bring a picnic , a blanket, the family, and your singing voice and enjoy the line up of local musicians around the fireplace for the afternoon. Craft activities for the little ones All Ages
Start Date:
Sun, May 10, 2015 1:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
JK Tett Centre
Description:
Bring a picnic , a blanket, the family, and your singing voice and enjoy the line up of local musicians around the fireplace for the afternoon. Craft activities for the little ones

All Ages

Start Date:
Mon, May 11, 2015 7:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Councillor's Lounge - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Mon, May 11, 2015 6:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Fairmount Auditorium 2069 Battersea Road, Glenburnie
Description:
Start Date:
Tue, May 12, 2015 6:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber, City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, May 13, 2015 4:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Delahaye Room - Central Library
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, May 13, 2015 5:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, May 13, 2015 6:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Councillor's Lounge - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, May 14, 2015 5:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber, City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, May 14, 2015 9:00 AM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, May 14, 2015 1:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Councillor's Lounge - City Hall
Description:
Join Paige Agnew and to discuss the Official Plan Update and share your story of Kingston. Come and join the conversation. Please RSVP your attendance to the coffee chat by emailing opzb_update@cityofkingston.ca Read the blog and find out more.
Start Date:
Thu, May 14, 2015 9:30 AM
Duration:
1 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Portsmouth Olympic Harbour, Front Lounge
Description:

Join Paige Agnew and to discuss the Official Plan Update and share your story of Kingston. Come and join the conversation. Please RSVP your attendance to the coffee chat by emailing opzb_update@cityofkingston.ca

Read the blog and find out more.

There is no better way to celebrate the start of summer! Watch for details as they come available.
Start Date:
Mon, May 18, 2015 1:00 PM
Duration:
8 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Lake Ontario Park (920 King St. W.)
Description:

There is no better way to celebrate the start of summer! Watch for details as they come available.

Start Date:
Tue, May 19, 2015 7:30 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber, City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, May 20, 2015 5:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Sir John A MacDonald Room - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, May 21, 2015 6:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber, City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, May 21, 2015 12:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Police Headquarters Board Room
Description:
A variety of volunteer opportunities are available for interested persons. Drop by and find out about how your spare time can support the seniors residing at Rideaucrest.
Start Date:
Sat, May 23, 2015 10:00 AM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Rideaucrest Long Term Care Centre, family room on the main level
Description:

A variety of volunteer opportunities are available for interested persons.

Drop by and find out about how your spare time can support the seniors residing at Rideaucrest.

Start Date:
Mon, May 25, 2015 1:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Kingston & Frontenac Housing Corporation
Description:
Start Date:
Mon, May 25, 2015 5:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
John Counter Boulevard Office
Description:
Start Date:
Mon, May 25, 2015 12:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Sir John A. MacDonald Room - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Mon, May 25, 2015 5:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
3rd level Boardroom - 85 Lappans Lane
Description:
Start Date:
Tue, May 26, 2015 5:15 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
610 Montreal Street
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, May 27, 2015 1:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
KFL&A Public Health
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, May 27, 2015 4:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Rooms A and B - Isabel Turner Branch
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, May 27, 2015 5:15 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Kingston Access Bus Office
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, May 27, 2015 7:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
CRCA Administration Office Board Room
Description: