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August 8, 2017 -

INVISTA Kingston has applied for an exemption to the City of Kingston's Noise Control Bylaw for the purpose of permitting noise from construction activity at the railway crossing at Front Road near the Cataraqui Creek bridge. The construction work scheduled for this location involves necessary repairs and improvements to the railway crossing and is expected to take between 48 and 56 continuous hours to complete. The applicant has therefore requested a noise exemption between 7:00 p.m., Friday, October 20 and 5:00 a.m., Monday October 23, 2017. Note that these dates have been revised from the initially published dates of September 22 to 25, 2017.

About The Noise Bylaw

The Noise Control Bylaw only permits this noise from construction activity Monday to Saturday between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m., and excludes Sundays and Statutory holidays.

Anyone wishing to object to this exemption should deliver their concerns in writing or by e-mail by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, August 18, 2017 to:

City of Kingston
Greg McLean, Licensing & Enforcement
216 Ontario Street
Kingston, ON K7L 2Z3

Phone: 613-546-4291 ext 1336
Fax: 613-542-1332
Located at: 216 Ontario Street

This matter will be considered during the regular Council Meeting that commences at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.

Notice of Collection: Personal Information collected is pursuant to the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (and all other applicable privacy provincial and federal legislation). Such legislation is reviewed and applied for the collection, use, disclosure and destruction of the information. The personal information collected as a result of this public notice will be used to assist in making a decision on this matter.  All names, addresses, opinions and comments collected will be made available for public disclosure.  Questions regarding this collection should be forwarded to Greg McLean, Licensing and Enforcement, 216 Ontario Street, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 2Z3 or by e-mailing