Recent News

  • We want to hear from you: Days Road Sewage Pump Station upgrades

    We want to hear from you: Days Road Sewage Pump Station upgrades

    April 18, 2018

    Utilities Kingston has initiated a Schedule B Class Environmental Assessment to determine the most suitable option to renew the Days Road Sewage Pump Station. All those interested are urged to attend an Open House on April 25.

  • Utilities Kingston issues latest water quality reports

    Utilities Kingston issues latest water quality reports

    April 17, 2018

    Utilities Kingston has released the 2017 annual reports on drinking water quality. The reports are prepared in response to Ontario Regulation 170 of the Safe Water Drinking Act. Ontario has strict water quality standards, which Utilities Kingston continually meets and exceeds.

  • Saturday, April 28 is the National Day of Mourning

    Saturday, April 28 is the National Day of Mourning

    April 16, 2018

    This day is dedicated to remembering those who have lost their lives, or suffered injury or illness due to a work-related tragedy. We also take time to recognize the many families and friends who have been deeply affected.

  • Prepare for heavy rainfall and freezing rain

    Prepare for heavy rainfall and freezing rain

    April 12, 2018

    As we anticipate heavy rainfalls and freezing rain over the next several days, Utilities Kingston offers some information to help protect your home and safety.

  • Notice of Project: Ravensview Septage Receiving Station

    Notice of Project: Ravensview Septage Receiving Station

    April 11, 2018

    Utilities Kingston is informing the public that we will construct a new station to receive septage haulers at the Ravensview Wastewater Treatment Plant, located in the east end of Kingston.

  • Utilities Kingston offers its customers rain barrels

    Utilities Kingston offers its customers rain barrels

    April 09, 2018

    Starting April 9, Utilities Kingston is offering rain barrels for sale to its customers. Get them delivered to your home for $46 each, including HST and delivery. You don’t need an appointment and the charge will be conveniently added to your bill.

  • Get out of the dark:  know your electricity provider

    Get out of the dark: know your electricity provider

    April 05, 2018

    Utilities Kingston reminds local residents and businesses to know who provides their electricity – and who to call in case of a power outage. During yesterday’s wind storm, we redirected hundreds of phone calls and tweets from Hydro One customers.

  • Water filters can no longer be offered at your home:  be wary of door-to-door activities

    Water filters can no longer be offered at your home: be wary of door-to-door activities

    April 04, 2018

    Water filters and other products and services can no longer be offered at your home under new rules from Ontario. Utilities Kingston has been receiving reports of sales people going door-to-door, misrepresenting themselves as working on behalf of Utilities Kingston, the City of Kingston, or government.

  • High winds can cause outages, bring down lines: what to know

    High winds can cause outages, bring down lines: what to know

    April 04, 2018

    As we anticipate high winds to continue into the evening, Utilities Kingston offers some information to help protect your home and safety.

  • Prepare for heavy rains and high winds

    Prepare for heavy rains and high winds

    April 03, 2018

    As we anticipate heavy rains and high winds into tomorrow, Utilities Kingston offers some steps you can take today to protect your home and safety.