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
June 30, 2020
Utilities Kingston would like to remind local contractors: we continue to require 48 hours’ notice for technical services such as servicing and inspections.Read more...
June 29, 2020
As you spend more time at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you may worry about increased cooling costs for your household. That’s why Utilities Kingston is reminding its customers about a Save on Energy Community Program that can help you save energy and money.Read more...
June 18, 2020
Utilities Kingston is sharing its 2019 online annual reports with our community.Read more...