City and Utilities Kingston schedules affected by Thanksgiving holiday
October 1, 2018 –
The Thanksgiving holiday on Monday, Oct. 8 will create some schedule changes to municipal and utility services:
Garbage, Green Bin and recycling: No collection Monday and collection moves to the day after your normal pick-up day for the rest of the week. Sign-up to be reminded what to put out when at www.CityofKingston.ca/Collection. The Kingston Area Recycling Centre is also closed Monday.
Kingston Transit: All buses will run on a Sunday schedule on Monday – except for the Route 18 which will run on its regular weekday schedule. Plan your bus trip with Google Transit: www.KingstonTransit.ca/TripPlanner.
Kingston Access Services: Operates with limited service Monday. Call 613-542-2512.
Administrative offices: All administrative offices, including housing and social services and provincial offences, are closed Monday.
Utilities Kingston and Kingston Hydro: Closed Monday. In the event of a utility emergency, such as a gas smell, power outage or a water main break, call the Utilities Kingston 24-hour number at 613-546-1181. Hydro One electricity customers in the west and east ends can call 1-800-434-1235. Union Gas customers can call 1-877-969-0999. Remember: for electricity used on weekends and holidays, electricity prices are off-peak.
INVISTA Centre/ Fitness & Wellness Centre, Artillery Park Aquatic Centre, CaraCo Home Field and arenas: Closed Monday.
Libraries: All branches of the Kingston Frontenac Public Library are closed Monday.
Confederation Basin and Portsmouth Olympic Harbour marinas: The Confederation Basin Marina office is open. The fueling stations are open at Portsmouth Olympic Harbour, but the office will be closed Monday.
Grand Theatre Box Office: Open noon to 8 p.m. on Saturday. Closed Sunday and Monday.
Pump House Steam Museum: Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. Closed Sunday and Monday.
Tett Centre for Creativity: Closed Monday.
City Hall Tours: No tours on Monday.