If you live in Kingston's Countryside or Pittsburgh Electoral Districts, chances are you live in part of the City's extensive rural areas.
Countryside — Electoral District 1 — is the City of Kingston's northern area and has about 8,960 residents in its 31,200 hectares of area.
Pittsburgh — Electoral District 12 — is east of the LaSalle Causeway and south of Highway 401. It borders Countryside District along the 401. It has about 8,720 residents living in its 8720 hectares of area.
Residents in these areas have concerns and perspectives that are particular to living in the rural area of the City. These include: agriculture, transportation, policy issues, rural business, service-delivery and communication.
These concerns are also the focus of the Rural Advisory Committee.
Explore the links and documents of interest to rural residents on this page and/or contact the Rural Affairs Coordinator with your concerns or questions.