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Latest News

City and Utilities Kingston schedules affected by August civic holiday

July 30, 2018 - The civic holiday on Monday, Aug. 6 will create some schedule changes to municipal and utility services. Garbage, green bin and recycling :  No collection on Monday...

Kingston Fire & Rescue lifts total open air burn ban

The total ban on open air burning has been lifted due to the recent precipitation - but a partial burn ban remains in effect.

City now installing public EV charging stations

The City is now installing 48 public electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at 21 locations, making it easier than ever to be an EV driver in Kingston.

Service Manager assumes control of Town Homes Kingston in response to regulatory breaches

July 23, 2018 - The Service Manager for Kingston and County of Frontenac has assumed control of Town Homes Kingston's operations in response to a number of breaches under the Housing Services...

Fire Chief says high risk of wild fire demands extra vigilance

July 19, 2018 - A total ban on open air burning was announced earlier this week.  Now, Fire Chief Shawn Armstrong is urging residents to be extra vigilant to prevent wild fires and to...

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