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Utilities Kingston helps homeowners protect properties from flooding

Utilities Kingston has a released Utilities Kingston’s Flood Facts, a collection of tips to help homeowners protect their properties this fall. “If you have a basement, it’s at risk of flooding and sewer back-ups – even if it’s never flooded before. The risk is greater during heavy rain falls so,

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City urges flood preparedness ahead of rainy forecast

The City of Kingston is urging residents who live in flood-prone areas to be prepared, as weather authorities are forecasting heavy rainfall for Kingston and the area. According to the City, the Cataraqui Reion Conservation Authority does not expect widespread flooding at this time, but The Weather Network is forecasting

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Utilities Kingston rolls out basement flooding prevention programs

The sun and rain have nearly wiped all traces of snow from Kingston and the area, which can only mean that spring is fast approaching. With that in mind, Utilities Kingston is once again offering the Preventative Plumbing Program offering financial assistance, as well as the Flood Facts public education

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Utilities Kingston asks public to reduce water, sewer use after equipment failure

After an equipment failure at the River Street Pumping Station, Utilities Kingston is asking citizens in central city to conserve water and reduce sewer use. The affected area, ‘City Central,’ is the area from the Cataraqui River west to the Little Cataraqui Creek, and north to Highway 401. Utilities Kingston

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Utilities Kingston reminds homeowners of risk of basement flooding during spring thaw

With the warmer weather upon us and spring just days away, so too is another ‘season,’ of sorts: the spring thaw. As the snow melts away, Utilities Kingston wants to remind homeowners about the risk of basement flooding. “Every neighbourhood is at risk of basement flooding, even if it’s never

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Utilities Kingston reminds homeowners to correct illegal plumbing connections, offers financial assistance program to help

With the start of fall just days away, Utilities Kingston is reminding homeowners to take steps to prevent basement flooding. “If you have a basement, it’s at risk of flooding and sewer back-ups – even if it’s never flooded before,” Utilities Kingston said in a press release. The utilities company

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