News & Public Notices
City and Utilities Kingston schedules affected by Labour Day holiday
August 25, 2014 -
Municipal offices closed Monday, transit to run on Sunday service
The Labour Day holiday on Monday, Sept. 1 will create some schedule changes to municipal services:
Garbage, Green Bin and recycling: No collection 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.
Please Note: you may put out two-untagged bags or containers of garbage for the first collection after Labour Day (starting September 2). This is one of three weeks a year the City collects an extra untagged bag or container of garbage.
Kingston Transit: All buses will run on a Sunday schedule on Monday – except for Route 18, which will run on a weekday service to accommodate passengers at the train station. Plan your bus trip using Google Transit at www.KingstonTransit.ca/Tripplanner.
Kingston Access Services: Operates with limited service on Monday. Bookings will be accepted until August 31. Call 613-542-2512.
Administrative Offices: All administrative offices, including community and family services, housing 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 city's west and east ends should call 1-800-434-1235. Union Gas customers can call 1-877-969-0999.
Kingston Area Recycling Centre: Closed Monday.
Artillery Park Aquatic Centre: Closed Monday.
SCOTT Aqua Park: Open.
Splash Pads: Open.
Wading Pools: Close for the season August 31.
INVISTA Centre: Closed.
INVISTA Fitness & Wellness Centre: Closed Monday.
CaraCo Home Field: Open for booked users Monday.
Arenas: Closed Monday.
Wally Elmer Youth Centre: Closed Monday.
Libraries: All branches of the Kingston Frontenac Public Library will be closed.
Portsmouth Olympic Harbour: The fueling stations are open. The facility/marina office is closed.
Grand Theatre Box Office: Closed Monday.
Pump House Steam Museum: Closed Mondays.
MacLachlan Woodworking Museum: Closed Mondays.
Media contact: For more information contact Cindie Ashton, Media Relations Officer, 613-546-4291, ext. 3116. Or call Communications at 613-546-4291, ext. 2300.
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