News & Public Notices
City encourages you to be prepared for winter storm
December 21, 2013 -
With the current weather forecast, please consider the possibility of a power outage. Find out how you can be prepared at http://www.cityofkingston.ca/residents/emergency-services
All available resources are currently working to clear snow and ice from arterial roads and bus routes. Find out more about snow and ice at http://www.cityofkingston.ca/residents/roads-and-traffic/snow-removal
Utilities Kingston, Hydro One and Fortis provide power to households in the Kingston area. In the event of a wide-spread power outage you may refer to your power provider for updates:
- If you are a Utilities Kingston customer experiencing a power outage you can call 613-546-1181 to hear the list of known outages, add your outage if it is not listed and report downed power lines. Other ways of keeping up-to-date include:
If you are a Hydro One customer – as are most residents in the west and east ends of Kingston – you may call Hydro One's Storm Centre at 1-800-434-1235 for information.
- View the storm centre map or download Hydro One's free mobile application to view the status of any planned or emergency power outage and estimated service restoration time.
- If you are a Fortis customer, you may call the 24-hour emergency line at 613-382-2118 for information.
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