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Latest News

Water levels predicted to peak in early June

May 17, 2019 – With Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River water levels expected to peak in early June, the City's office of emergency management is advising residents in low-lying and flood...

Offer input on early years and child care programs and services in Kingston and Frontenac County

May 14, 2019 - The City is seeking online input as it conducts a review of early years and child care programs and services operating in Kingston and Frontenac. Parents and caregivers are...

Residents reminded City offering sand/sandbags as flood watch extended to specific inland lakes

May 13, 2019 - Residents: If you find yourself in a potential flood situation and require sand or sandbags, call 613-546-0000 to arrange for pick-up at 875 Innovation Dr. When you call, you...

Victoria Day holiday to affect City and Utilities Kingston schedules

May 13, 2019 - City of Kingston and Utilities Kingston schedules will change due to the Victoria Day holiday. Residents are reminded that they may put out two untagged bags of garbage for...

City notes localized flooding is possible and asks residents to have a plan in place

May 8, 2019 - Earlier today, the Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority (CRCA) issued a flood warning for Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River, forecasting higher than normal water...

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