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COVID-19 risk has ‘never been so high’ in region after construction site outbreak

Approximately two-thirds of recent COVID-19 cases reported in the Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) region are connected to the recent outbreak at the Cataraqui Heights construction site, according to the local Public Health Unit. Dr. Kieran Moore, Medical Officer of Health for KFL&A Public Health explained the impact of

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Witness: New Queen’s residence construction site not COVID-19 safe

A neighbour says he has witnessed construction workers onsite of the new Queen’s University residence on Albert Street not complying with COVID-19 safety protocol. A community member and nearby neighbour to the construction site says he has witnessed workers not wearing masks while performing tasks that require them to be

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Update: Site closed – COVID-19 outbreak impacts Kingston construction site

Update (Thursday, May 6, 2021, 4:28 p.m.) As of Thursday, As of Thursday, 38 cases of COVID-19 are considered primary cases of the outbreak – those who contracted the virus through working there. Of those cases, eight are from outside the KFL&A region, and connected to the 38 cases are

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Kingston Police confirm deceased male located at north end construction site

Kingston Police have confirmed that the body of a deceased male was located at a construction site on Conacher Drive in the city’s north end. According to police, the body was located at the construction site near the intersection of Conacher Drive and Aquino Way. Workers arriving to the site

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