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City highlights housing initiatives for National Housing Day

November 22, 2017 - Tomorrow is National Housing Day – a good time to highlight a number of City of Kingston programs and services aimed at helping people find and keep affordable homes. "Facilitating affordable housing is a top priority for the City. The cost of housing is the main component of household budgets. These City efforts are intended to make more housing more affordable...

See proposed visual design guidelines for Highway 15 at information session

November 22, 2017 - Kingston residents are invited to view the proposed visual design guidelines for Highway 15, part of the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (Class EA). The information session is set for 6:00 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 4 at the Gore Road Fire Hall, 211 Gore Road.  Staff will make a presentation at 6:30 p.m. Proposed visual design guidelines include: ...

City to prune municipal trees and shrubs

November 21, 2017 - The City of Kingston is pruning its trees and shrubs ahead of the winter. "Just like homeowners, we prune trees to ensure their health and keep them from becoming a safety hazard," says Troy Stubinski, operations manager, public works. The City is responsible for trees and shrubs in its road allowance, in parks and on other public property. Trees and shrubs may...

Lace up your skates for Canada 150 Skating Day on December 10

November 21, 2017 - Let's come together in one of the most Canadian ways! Skate for free at the Rogers K-Rock Centre on Sunday, Dec. 10 from 1 to 2:50 p.m. for Canada 150 Skating Day. "Bring your friends and family to enjoy free skating, hot chocolate, snacks and colouring activities to celebrate Canada 150 in a truly Canadian way," says Lynda Breen, supervisor, recreation programs....

MacLachlan Woodworking Museum presents WinterLight Seasonal celebration of trees, light and community on Saturday, Dec. 2

November 21, 2017 - KINGSTON, ON/ Nov. 21 –  The MacLachlan Woodworking Museum is again hosting "WinterLight: A Seasonal Celebration of Trees and Community" on Saturday, Dec. 2, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This event celebrates the changing season by bringing the community together to enjoy crafts and the cheer of holiday lights. Enjoy holiday-themed crafts and events both...

Men of the Deeps Christmas in the Mine tour set to take Kingston audiences underground

November 21, 2017 - North America's only coal miners chorus is preparing to take audiences on a journey like no other this holiday season with their unique brand of festive cheer.  Men of the Deeps perform at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 28 at Kingston's The Grand Theatre.   "We're always busy performing during the holidays, so we do have some great holiday tunes in our...

Committee of adjustment public hearings

November 21, 2017 - Monday, Nov. 27, 2017, at 5:30 p.m. at 1211 John Counter Blvd. 1337 Thornwood Cres. – D13-028-2017 Minor variance application to recognize the location of a ground deck, reduce the setback from the rear lot line for a gazebo, reduce the setback of a shed located in the rear yard, and reduce the setback from the interior side-lot yard for two sheds along...

Planned power outage set for Williamsville area on Nov. 30

November 20, 2017 - Kingston Hydro customers in the Williamsville area listed below will be affected by a planned power outage on Thursday, Nov. 30. Customers in these areas will experience a three-hour outage starting at 9 a.m.: Division Street between York and Princess York Street between Division and Raglan Main Street between Division and Colborne ...

Registration is now open for the first Mayor's Arts Awards event

November 20, 2017 - All are welcome to the inaugural Mayor's Arts Awards announcement on Monday, Dec. 4 at 6:30 p.m., in Memorial Hall at Kingston City Hall, 216 Ontario St.  Hosted by Mayor Bryan Paterson, the ceremony will unveil the five recipients of the 2017 program. A celebration will follow at 8 p.m. at Montes in the Tir Nan Og at 200 Ontario St. The Mayor's Arts Awards is...

Household Hazardous Waste facility to close for season

November 20, 2017 - The last drop-off days for the year at the Household Hazardous Waste facility at the Kingston Area Recycling Centre (KARC), 196 Lappan's Lane, are: Saturday, Nov. 25 (8 a.m. to 4 p.m.) Thursday, Nov. 30 (8 a.m. to 5 p.m.) The facility reopens on Thursday, April 5, 2018. See www.makethedrop.ca or www.regeneration.ca for a list of retailers who...
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