News & Public Notices
City and Utilities Kingston schedules affected by August civic holiday
July 29, 2019 -
The civic holiday on Monday, Aug. 5 will create some schedule changes to municipal and utility services.
Garbage, green bin and recycling: No collection on Monday and collection moves to the day after your normal pick-up day for the rest of the week. Sign-up to be reminded what to put out when at www.CityofKingston.ca/Collection. The Kingston Area Recycling Centre is also closed Monday.
Kingston Transit: Buses run on a Sunday schedule on Monday – except for Route 18 which runs on a weekday schedule. Plan your bus trip with Google Transit: www.KingstonTransit.ca/Tripplanner.
Kingston Access Services: Operates with limited service Monday. Call 613-542-2512.
Administrative offices: All administrative offices, including housing and social services and provincial offences are closed Monday.
Utilities Kingston and Kingston Hydro: Closed Monday. In the event of a utility emergency, such as a gas smell, power outage or a water main break, call the Utilities Kingston 24-hour number at 613-546-1181. Hydro One electricity customers in the west and east ends can call 1-800-434-1235. Union Gas customers can call 1-877-969-0999. Remember: for electricity used on weekends and holidays, electricity prices are off-peak.
Outdoor Aqua Park, splash pads and wading pool: Open Monday.
INVISTA Centre/ Fitness & Wellness Centre, Artillery Park Aquatic Centre, Rideau Heights Community Centre, arenas and CaraCo Home Field: Closed Monday.
Libraries: All branches of the Kingston Frontenac Public Library are closed Monday.
Portsmouth Olympic Harbour and Confederation Basin Marinas: Open Monday.
Grand Theatre Box Office: Closed Monday.
Tett Centre: Closed to the public on Monday.
PumpHouse and MacLachlan Woodworking Museum: Closed Monday