City and Utilities Kingston Schedules Affected by Family Day Holiday

Published on: 2023/02/15 - in Releases

RELEASE — City and Utilities Kingston schedules will be affected by Family Day holiday on Monday, Feb. 20.

Family Day Activities:

Looking for fun ways to celebrate Family Day? Find a full listing of the City’s Family Day activities at

Municipal Holiday Schedule:

Here are the City and Utilities Kingston schedules for Family Day, Monday, Feb. 20:

  • Green bin, garbage and recycling: No collection on Monday. Collection occurs the day after your regular pick-up day this week. Sign-up at  to receive collection reminders by phone or email – or get the FREE “Kingston Waste” app on your Apple or Android device.
  • Kingston Area Recycling Centre (KARC): Closed.
  • Kingston Transit: Bus service will operate on a Sunday schedule on Monday.
  • Kingston Access Services: Operates with limited service on Monday. Call 613-542-2512 for information.
  • Administrative offices, including Housing and Social Services on Montreal Street: 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 Utilities Kingston/Kingston Hydro’s 24-hour number at 613-546-1181. (Hydro One electricity customers in City west and east can call 1-800-434-1235. Enbridge Gas customers can call 1-877-969-0999). Reminder for customers on time-of-use pricing: for electricity used on weekends and holidays – including Family Day, Feb. 20 – prices are off-peak.
  • Recreation facilities:

+ INVISTA Centre/Arenas: Fitness centre open 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Front desk open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
+ Artillery Park Aquatic Centre: Open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
+ Rideau Heights Community Centre: Open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
+ Kingston East Community Centre: Open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

  • Kingston Frontenac Public Library: All branches will be closed on Sunday and Monday.
  • Kingston Grand Theatre Box Office: Closed. Tickets for all shows can be purchased online 24 hours a day at .
  • Tett Centre: Closed.
  • PumpHouse Museum: Closed.

Release source: City of Kingston
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