News & Public Notices
City schedules affected by August civic holiday
July 29, 2013 -
The civic holiday on Monday, Aug. 5 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. 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.
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 City west and east call 1-800-434-1235.)
Kingston Area Recycling Centre: Closed Monday.
Beechgrove Complex Recreational Facility: Closed Monday
SCOTT Aqua Park: Open.
Splash Pads and Wading Pools: Open.
INVISTA Centre: Closed Monday.
INVISTA Centre Fitness & Wellness Centre: Closed Monday.
CaraCo Home Field: Closed Monday.
Arenas: Closed Monday.
Wally Elmer Neighbourhood 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 contact Cindie Ashton, Communications Officer 613-546-4291, ext. 3116. Or call the City of Kingston's media hotline at 613-546-4291, ext. 2300.