City programs, initiatives and services are aimed at sustainably meeting the needs of the residents of Kingston.

Residents count on the City of Kingston to support their day-to-day activities with a wide variety of services including waste, recycling and Green Bin collection, public transit, recreation facilities, cultural resources, and community services.

City and Utilities Kingston staff work together to sustainably build and maintain municipal infrastructure, including: roads, sidewalks, pathways, traffic and parking infrastructure, sewage and water treatment facilities and City-operated buildings.

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Latest News

Building a deck? We're here to help!

April 16, 2018 - Join members of the City's building department for a before-you-build deck workshop on Saturday, May 5. This workshop will cover the permit process, design considerations,...

#WasteNotYGK: Giveaway Day is this Saturday

April 16, 2018 - This Saturday is Giveaway Day – that's the day you put out reusable items you no longer want for your neighbours who might like them.  "Giveaway Days keep useful...

Severe Weather - April 16, 2018

April 16, 2018 - Environment Canada has posted a rainfall warning in effect for the Kingston and Napanee areas. Check the radio, television and  Environment Canada for the most...

Traffic Report

April 13, 2018 - See the entire 2015-18 infrastructure program at . Kingston Transit riders: find the up-to-date list of all detours/service alerts at ...

Students: have a move-out plan

April 9, 2018 - The school year is quickly coming to an end!  The City wants to congratulate students on finishing their academic year and share tips on how to make spring or summer...

"What is the city but the people?"

– William Shakespeare