News & Public Notices
Latest input opportunities announced for North King's Town project
September 6, 2016 -
The City of Kingston invites residents to participate in upcoming input opportunities to help shape the secondary plan for North King's Town – the Inner Harbour and old industrial area in Kingston's near north-end.
"All the input we get will help shape the future of North King's Town. We've noticed themes in the input and the draft report we will present those, so we hope people continue to follow the process and help us refine the work," says Greg Newman, manager, policy planning.
Draft Report to be Presented at Open House – Sept. 19
Come to an open house on the North King's Town project from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 19 at Memorial Hall, City Hall, 216 Ontario St.
At 7 p.m., hear a presentation of the draft report on the North King's Town community visioning exercise and preliminary market analysis. Afterwards, offer your input during an interactive workshop.
Talking Circle – Sept. 19
Ahead of the open house, the City will hold a North King's Town talking circle from 1:30 to 3 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 19 in Memorial Hall, City Hall, 216 Ontario St. This is an opportunity for the local indigenous community to provide input into the future of the North King's Town area.
Updated Report to be Posted – Sept. 28
The draft report will be updated to reflect the input received at the open house and the Talking Circle on Sept 19. The revised draft report will be posted for further input at www.CityofKingston.ca/GetInvolved on Sept. 28. Comments on the draft report can be submitted until Oct. 12 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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