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July 29, 2014 -

Queen's University Alma Mater Society, has applied for an exemption to the City of Kingston's Noise Control By-Law to permit amplified music for a Homecoming Festival to be held on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 to Sunday, Oct.19, 2014, on Union Street, between University Avenue and Division Street including the lands abutting the North and South side and on Fifth Field Company Lane. It is proposed that sound testing be conducted from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. and that the event will follow from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.

The amplified noise associated with this event is not permitted at any time in residential areas, according to Section 4 under Schedule B of the City of Kingston's Noise Control By-Law 2004-52.

Anyone wishing to object to this exemption should deliver their concerns in writing or by e-mail by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug.5, 2014 to:

City of Kingston
Kim Leonard, Manager, Licensing & Enforcement
216 Ontario St.
Kingston, ON K7L 2Z3

Phone: 613-546-4291, ext. 3222
Fax: 613-542-1332
Located at: 216 Ontario St.

This matter will be considered during the regular Council Meeting that commences at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014.

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 Kim Leonard, Manager of Licensing and Enforcement, 216 Ontario St., Kingston, ON, K7L 2Z3 or by e-mailing