KINGSTON NEWS

2016 transit ridership reaches record high

In 2016, a grand total of 5.2 million riders boarded Kingston Transit buses, an 11.4 per cent increase from 2015.

No parking on streets overnight starting Dec. 1

The overnight winter parking bylaw ensures that vehicles are kept off the streets so that snow plows can effectively respond to winter weather events.

Slow down. It's winter! Watch for snowplows

The City's 28 snowplows are big, difficult to drive and work continuously during snowfalls to clear arterial and collector streets first.

CITY BLOGS

Wishing everyone happy holidays!

I would like to take a moment to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday season. Thank you for reading my blog post, for attending planning, building and licensing open houses, public meetings,...

Thanks for staying engaged in North King’s Town

Thank-you to everyone who provided comments on the draft report for the community visioning exercise and preliminary market analysis for the North King’s Town Secondary Plan. We heard loud...

Come chat Zoning with us!

We have held several zoning chats around the City and there are more to come.  We know Kingstonians are interested in zoning and we feel with the draft of the City-wide Zoning bylaw this is...

EVENTS CALENDAR

Start Date:
Thu, January 19, 2017 12:00 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Police Headquarters Board Room
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, January 19, 2017 1:00 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Portsmouth Olympic Harbour - Front Lounge
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, January 19, 2017 6:30 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Theme: Made in Canada Bring Your Thing is a free pop-up museum experience that will be featured in various locations across Kingston in 2017. Bring any object you think relates to the theme and has special meaning to you. Display your item and share your story with others! The Kingston Association of Museums, Art Galleries and Historic sites, in partnership with the City of Kingston, will be celebrating Canada 150 through a series of pop-up museum events throughout Kingston in 2017. http://www.kingstonmuseums.ca/
Start Date:
Sat, January 21, 2017 10:00 AM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Artillery Park Aquatic Centre
Description:

Theme: Made in Canada

Bring Your Thing is a free pop-up museum experience that will be featured in various locations across Kingston in 2017. Bring any object you think relates to the theme and has special meaning to you. Display your item and share your story with others!

The Kingston Association of Museums, Art Galleries and Historic sites, in partnership with the City of Kingston, will be celebrating Canada 150 through a series of pop-up museum events throughout Kingston in 2017.

http://www.kingstonmuseums.ca/

Start Date:
Mon, January 23, 2017 5:00 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
John Counter Boulevard Offices
Description:
Start Date:
Tue, January 24, 2017 5:15 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
610 Montreal Street
Description:
Start Date:
Tue, January 24, 2017 7:30 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, January 25, 2017 1:00 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
KFL&A Public Health - Portsmouth Avenue
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, January 25, 2017 4:30 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Isabel Turner Branch Library
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, January 25, 2017 5:15 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Kingston Access Bus Office - Dalton Avenue
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, January 25, 2017 6:30 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
CRCA Administration Office Board Room - Perth Road
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, January 26, 2017 6:00 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
The Grand Theatre will present Some Enchanted Evening, featuring tenor Ben Heppner, soprano Rebecca Caine, mezzo- soprano Jean Stilwell, and bass-baritone Gary Relyea, under direction of pianist/music director David Warrack. For more information or to buy tickets to Some Enchanted Evening, visit the Grand Theatre website at www.kingstongrand.ca, call the box office at 613-530-2050 or visit us at 218 Princess St., Kingston.
Start Date:
Fri, January 27, 2017 7:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
The Grand Theatre
Description:

The Grand Theatre will present Some Enchanted Evening, featuring tenor Ben Heppner, soprano Rebecca Caine, mezzo- soprano Jean Stilwell, and bass-baritone Gary Relyea, under direction of pianist/music director David Warrack.

For more information or to buy tickets to Some Enchanted Evening, visit the Grand Theatre website at www.kingstongrand.ca, call the box office at 613-530-2050 or visit us at 218 Princess St., Kingston.

Start Date:
Mon, January 30, 2017 1:00 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Kingston & Frontenac Housing Corporation
Description:
Start Date:
Mon, January 30, 2017 6:30 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Councillors' Lounge - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, February 01, 2017 9:30 AM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Councillor Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, February 02, 2017 6:30 PM
Duration:
4 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Tue, February 07, 2017 7:30 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, February 08, 2017 4:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Delahaye Room - Central Library
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, February 08, 2017 6:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Councillors' Lounge - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, February 09, 2017 9:00 AM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Loyalist Room - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Tue, February 14, 2017 6:00 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, February 15, 2017 5:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Sir John A Macdonald Room - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, February 16, 2017 12:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Police Headquarters Board Room
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, February 16, 2017 6:30 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description: