Easter Holiday to Affect City and Utilities Kingston Schedules

Published on: 2023/04/05 - in Releases

RELEASE — The City of Kingston and Utilities Kingston schedules change this week and next, due to the Easter holiday. 

Green bin, garbage, and recycling: There is no collection on Good Friday or Easter Monday. Friday’s material will be collected on Saturday. Monday’s collection moves to Tuesday, and collection moves forward a day for the rest of the week. Sign-up at CityofKingston.ca/collection 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: Closed Friday and Monday. Open Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Kingston Transit: There is no bus service on Friday. Buses will provide regular service hours on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday.

Kingston Access Services (KAS): No on-road service on Friday, regular service on Saturday and Sunday, with limited service on Monday. Call 613-542-2512 for information. KAS Trip Reservation Office is closed on Friday, open regular hours on Saturday and Sunday, and on Monday open from 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Administrative offices: Closed Friday through Monday. This includes Housing and Social Services and Provincial Offences at 362 Montreal St.

Recreation Facilities:

  • INVISTA Centre/Arenas: Open Friday for tournament, fitness centre closed Friday, Closed Monday, Regular hours Saturday and Sunday
  • Artillery Park Aquatic Centre: Closed Friday and Monday. Open regular hours on Saturday and Sunday.
  • Rideau Heights Community Centre: Open regular hours on Saturday and Sunday, closed Friday and Monday
  • Kingston East Community Centre: Closed Friday and Monday. Open regular hours on Saturday and Sunday.
  • Kingston Frontenac Public Library: Closed Friday, Sunday and Monday. Open regular hours on Saturday.

Utilities Kingston and Kingston Hydro: Closed Friday and 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. Enbridge customers can call 1-877-969-0999. Reminder for customers on time-of-use pricing: for electricity used on weekends and holidays – like Good Friday – prices are off-peak.

Tett Centre for Creativity and Learning: Closed on Friday and Monday. Open regular hours on Saturday and Sunday.

Kingston Grand Theatre Box Office: Closed on Friday, Sunday and Monday. Open on Saturday from 12 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tickets for all shows can be purchased online 24 hours a day at KingstonGrand.ca.

PumpHouse Museum: Closed Friday and Monday.


Release source: City of Kingston
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