News & Public Notices
City and utilities schedules affected by Labour Day
August 26, 2013 -
Municipal offices closed Monday, transit to run on Sunday service
The Labour Day holiday on Monday, Sept. 2 will create some schedule changes to municipal services:
Kingston Transit: All buses will run on a Sunday schedule on Monday. Plan your bus trip using the Trip Planner at www.kingstontransit.ca/tripplanner.
Kingston Access Services: operates on all statutory holidays with limited service. Trip requests accepted until September 1 during regular office hours. For more information, please call 613-542-2512.
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 at www.CityofKingston.ca/collection to receive collection reminders by phone, email or text.
PLEASE NOTE: residents may put out two-untagged bags or containers of garbage on their first garbage collection after Labour Day (starting September 3). This is one of three weeks a year the City collects an extra untagged bag or container of garbage.
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 Kingston's east and west ends call 1-800-434-1235. Union Gas customers the east and west ends call 1-877-969-0999.)
Kingston Area Recycling Centre: Closed Monday.
Beechgrove Complex Recreational 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 marina office and fueling stations are open.
Grand Theatre Box Office: Closed Monday.
Oakwood Day Care: Closed Monday.
Media contact: For more information call the City of Kingston's media hotline at 613-546-4291, ext. 2300.