KINGSTON NEWS

Improve your swing: Belle Park Driving Range opens April 30

Belle Park Driving Range – on the shores of the Cataraqui River at 731 Montreal St. – opens for the season on Monday, April 30.

Nominate an outstanding Kingstonian for a 2018 Civic Award

The City is now seeking nominees for its annual Civic Awards, which recognize the significant community contributions of outstanding Kingstonians.

Rideau Heights regeneration plan to be shared at open house

Come see the next improvements planned to regenerate Rideau Heights at the Phase 2 kick-off open house on Wednesday, April 4.

CITY BLOGS

Thank you to our Enforcement team

The City’s Enforcement team saw a great start to the annual move-out in our community. Staff were out in the community on Saturday and Sunday, connecting with residents to educate them about our...

Supporting the move-out season

It’s a busy time of year with a high volume of move-outs occurring in our community. This weekend (April 21-22) and next weekend (April 28-29) you will see the City’s Licensing and Enforcement...

Update on Local Planning Appeal Tribunal

On April 3, I posted a blog about new Provincial legislation (Bill 139) that changes many elements of the Planning Act and the way that planning policies, regulations and applications are...

EVENTS CALENDAR

Start Date:
Wed, April 25, 2018 1:00 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
221 Portsmouth Avenue
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, April 25, 2018 6:30 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
CRCA Administration Office Boardroom
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, April 25, 2018 4:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Meeting Rooms A & B, Isabel Turner Branch
Description:
Utilities Kingston has initiated a Schedule B Class Environmental Assessment (Class EA) to determine the most suitable option to renew the Days Road Sewage Pump Station. This study is being conducted according to the requirements of a Schedule B project under the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment process (October 2000, as amended in 2015). For more information, view the project page or contact customer service at 613-546-0000, Monday to Friday, from 8 AM to 5 PM.
Start Date:
Wed, April 25, 2018 6:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Frontenac Secondary School Main Gymnasium 1789 Bath Road
Description:

Utilities Kingston has initiated a Schedule B Class Environmental Assessment (Class EA) to determine the most suitable option to renew the Days Road Sewage Pump Station. This study is being conducted according to the requirements of a Schedule B project under the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment process (October 2000, as amended in 2015).

For more information, view the project page or contact customer service at 613-546-0000, Monday to Friday, from 8 AM to 5 PM. 

In follow-up to the comments received at the public meeting in December regarding the Meadowbrook Park improvements, Parks Development will hold a site visit with interested residents and stakeholders. The focus will be to assess the nature and alignment of the woodland path. Please meet staff at the north end of the parking lot. RSVP to Patricia Sharpe at psharpe@cityofkingston.ca
Start Date:
Thu, April 26, 2018 4:30 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Meadowbrook Park 444 Kingsdale Ave.
Description:

In follow-up to the comments received at the public meeting in December regarding the Meadowbrook Park improvements, Parks Development will hold a site visit with interested residents and stakeholders. The focus will be to assess the nature and alignment of the woodland path. Please meet staff at the north end of the parking lot. RSVP to Patricia Sharpe at psharpe@cityofkingston.ca

Before the formal meeting, KFL&A Public Health will present about ticks and lyme disease in our region. Come at 6 p.m. to learn tips on prevention and removal of ticks and the symptoms of lyme disease. There is an additional presentation on Saturday, May 5.
Start Date:
Mon, April 30, 2018 6:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Joyceville Fire Hall (1648 Joyceville Road)
Description:

Before the formal meeting, KFL&A Public Health will present about ticks and lyme disease in our region. Come at 6 p.m. to learn tips on prevention and removal of ticks and the symptoms of lyme disease.

There is an additional presentation on Saturday, May 5. 

Start Date:
Mon, April 30, 2018 12:30 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
119 Van Order Drive
Description:
Join the Rural Advisory Committee and KFL&A Public Health to learn about ticks and lyme disease in our region. Learn tips on prevention and removal of ticks and the symptoms of lyme disease. The information session will take place before the formal meeting of the Rural Advisory Committee. There is an additional presentation on Saturday, May 5 at the Cataraqui Arena at 1 p.m.
Start Date:
Mon, April 30, 2018 6:00 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Joyceville Fire Station, 1648 Joyceville Rd
Description:

Join the Rural Advisory Committee and KFL&A Public Health to learn about ticks and lyme disease in our region. Learn tips on prevention and removal of ticks and the symptoms of lyme disease. The information session will take place before the formal meeting of the Rural Advisory Committee. 

There is an additional presentation on Saturday, May 5 at the Cataraqui Arena at 1 p.m.

Start Date:
Tue, May 01, 2018 7:30 PM
Duration:
5 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber
Description:
Start Date:
Tue, May 01, 2018 12:00 AM
Duration:
All Day Event
Location:
Springer Market Square & City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, May 03, 2018 6:30 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, May 03, 2018 1:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Press Lounge - Portsmouth Olympic Harbour
Description:
Join the Rural Advisory Committee and KFL&A Public Health to learn about ticks and lyme disease in our region. Learn tips on prevention and removal of ticks and the symptoms of lyme disease. There is an additional presentation before the Rural Advisory Committee meeting on Monday, April 30.
Start Date:
Sat, May 05, 2018 1:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Cataraqui Arena, 1030 Sunnyside Rd
Description:

Join the Rural Advisory Committee and KFL&A Public Health to learn about ticks and lyme disease in our region. Learn tips on prevention and removal of ticks and the symptoms of lyme disease.

There is an additional presentation before the Rural Advisory Committee meeting on Monday, April 30.

Join members of the City’s Building department for a before-you-build deck workshop. This workshop will cover the permit process, design considerations, zoning and fees for building a deck in Kingston. To register for the before-you-build deck workshop please visit, https://before-you-build-deck-workshop-2018.eventbrite.ca To learn more about deck permits please visit, www.CityofKingston.ca/Decks
Start Date:
Sat, May 05, 2018 10:00 AM
Duration:
1 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Cataraqui Arena, main floor conference room, 1030 Sunnyside Rd.
Description:

Join members of the City’s Building department for a before-you-build deck workshop.

This workshop will cover the permit process, design considerations, zoning and fees for building a deck in Kingston.  

To register for the before-you-build deck workshop please visit, https://before-you-build-deck-workshop-2018.eventbrite.ca

To learn more about deck permits please visit, www.CityofKingston.ca/Decks

Start Date:
Tue, May 08, 2018 6:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, May 09, 2018 4:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Councillor's Lounge, City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, May 10, 2018 5:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber
Description:
Start Date:
Thu, May 10, 2018 9:00 AM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Councillor's Lounge - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Mon, May 14, 2018 5:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Innovation (Lobby) Boardroom, 945 Princess Street
Description: