Closures and Schedules for City and Utilities Kingston on August Civic Holiday

Published on: 2019/07/31 - in Releases

The City of Kingston has provided the following list of schedule changes and closures to municipal and utility services on the Monday, August 5 civic holiday:

Garbage, green bin and recycling: No collection on 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 The Kingston Area Recycling Centre is also closed Monday.

Kingston Transit: Buses run on a Sunday schedule on Monday – except for Route 18 which runs on a weekday schedule. Plan your bus trip with Google Transit:

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.

Outdoor Aqua Park, splash pads and wading pool: Open Monday.

INVISTA Centre/ Fitness & Wellness Centre, Artillery Park Aquatic Centre, Rideau Heights Community Centre, arenas and CaraCo Home Field: Closed Monday.

Libraries: All branches of the Kingston Frontenac Public Library are closed Monday.

Portsmouth Olympic Harbour and Confederation Basin Marinas: Open Monday.

Grand Theatre Box Office: Closed Monday.

Tett Centre: Closed to the public on Monday.

PumpHouse and MacLachlan Woodworking Museum: Closed Monday

Release: City of Kingston
Photo: Miguel Montejano (cc)