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:
- 259 kilometres of gas mains
- 228 kilometres of gas services
- 1,403 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
November 18, 2020
Please be advised that the MyUtilities customer portal is scheduled for maintenance from 6:30 to 8 PM on Wed., Nov. 18. The portal will remain available during this work, but customers will not be able to retrieve electronic bills during this time.Read more...
November 18, 2020
Concerned customers have alerted Utilities Kingston about suspicious phone calls from an un-named company. The callers are attempting to book an appointment for an in-home assessment of gas and electricity appliances.Read more...
November 15, 2020
Strong winds are expected today, with the potential to bring down tree limbs, cause isolated power outages and create traffic signal issues. Know what to do and who to contact in an emergency.Read more...
November 10, 2020
Every year on November 11, Canadians pause in a moment of silence to honour and remember those who have served, and continue to serve Canada during times of war, conflict and peace. Utilities Kingston remains open on Monday, November 11.Read more...
November 9, 2020
Utilities Kingston is offering a $100 bill credit on the purchase of smart thermostats to its natural gas and electricity customers, and they must apply by Dec. 31, 2020 due to funding requirements.Read more...