Utilities Kingston provides customer-focused and cost-effective multi-utility services in Kingston, Ontario, including safe and reliable gas distribution services to nearly 15,000 customers in Central Kingston.
Employees maintain and operate:
- 260 kilometres of gas mains
- 231 kilometres of gas services
- 1,438 mainline gas valves to regulate, direct, and control flows
- and nine gas pressure regulation stations
A reminder of another age
The image above shows the gas lamp on the west corner of Lower Union and King Street East. Gas street lighting just about ended with the 19th century, but one lamp remains and is maintained by Utilities Kingston.
Natural gas safety
Utilities Kingston puts safety first. Certified technicians help ensure public safety, while the goal that every employee goes home safely is upheld every day. While you’re visiting the website, check out related safety information for Call Before You Dig, sewer cross bores, gas leaks and odours, carbon monoxide, and appliance safety.
Recent news - gas
January 19, 2022
Until early March, we are conducting our bi-annual survey to get input from the public on their understanding of electrical safety. The survey is being offered online or by telephone.Read more...about Utilities Kingston invites input on public safety awareness, online and by telephone
January 18, 2022
We are aware that some customers are experiencing an issue with receiving their utility bill by mail. The affected bills were dated January 6.Read more...about We are investigating mailing issues of recent utility bills
January 17, 2022
With significant snow expected today, we would like to remind the public about how to stay safe during extreme weather.Read more...about Tips to stay safe during heavy snow fall
December 30, 2021
With the winter season upon us, Utilities Kingston is providing some important safety reminders about your gas, water and electrical services.Read more...about Utilities Kingston offers seasonal utility safety tips
December 29, 2021
Learn about changes to your electricity, natural gas, water and wastewater bills, taking effect on Jan. 1, 2022.Read more...about Utility rates are changing Jan. 1