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Public Health: Kingston Transit rider confirmed positive for COVID-19

Dr. Kieran Moore, Medical Officer of Health for KFL&A Public Health, confirmed on Monday, Apr. 26, 2021 that a COVID-19 positive case travelled on multiple Kingston Transit bus routes. According to Public Health, the case travelled on the following routes, dates and times: Thursday, Apr. 15, 2021: Route 7 –

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What’s open and closed for Easter weekend 2021

A second pandemic Easter weekend is here. In KFL&A we are still under the Section 22 Class Order, prohibiting gatherings of over five people, indoors or out, but it doesn’t mean we can’t connect with loved ones over the telephone or online. The City reminds us that visiting in person

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Second Kingston Transit rider confirmed positive for COVID-19 this month

Dr. Kieran Moore, Medical Officer of Health for Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) Public Health, has announced that a COVID-19 positive case has recently travelled on Kingston Transit. Moore made the announcement on Wednesday, Mar. 24, 2021, and Public Health explained that the positive case travelled on both Bus

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Kingston Transit rider tests positive for COVID-19

On Friday, Mar. 12, 2021, the City of Kingston announced that a Kingston Transit rider has tested positive for COVID-19. According to the City, Dr. Kieran Moore, Medical Officer of Health for Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) Public Health, confirmed an exposure to COVID-19 on Kingston Transit bus Route

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City facilities to reopen as region moves into ‘Green-Prevent’ level

Many City of Kingston facilities and services are planning to reopen this week as Provincewide Shutdown restrictions lift. The City is encouraging residents to continue to connect with services remotely and to minimize face-to-face contact. For questions about services not listed below, residents can call the Contact Centre at 613-546-0000

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Kingston to receive over $3 million from the Ontario Gas Tax program

Kingston will receive $3.2 million as part of the province of Ontario’s Gas Tax program. Caroline Mulroney, Minister of Transportation, made an announcement Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021, stating that Ontario is providing $375 million through the Gas Tax program to help 109 municipalities across the province operate and expand public

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What’s open and closed in Kingston for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays

This holiday season is like no other. With a government mandated lockdown period beginning on Saturday, Dec. 26, 2020, creating this list feels like saying goodbye to a long and emotionally draining year. Many businesses will not open their doors for in-person shopping and services after the holidays, but that

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Police respond to stabbing on Kingston Transit bus

Kingston Police are currently investigating after a person was stabbed on a Kingston Transit bus on Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2020. Kingston Police were dispatched to the area of Brock Street and Bagot Street at approximately 10:07 a.m. after one passenger on a bus was stabbed by another. Policed cordoned off

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Changes to City of Kingston services during lockdown

The City of Kingston has released details of how City services are impacted by the lockdown announced by the provincial government yesterday. The four-week shutdown will be in effect from 12:01 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 26, 2020 to Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021. According to a release from the City, dated Monday,

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John Counter Boulevard overpass complete, road to reopen November 13

Construction of the rail overpass on John Counter Boulevard is complete. City staff said the stretch between Princess Street and Sir John A. Macdonald Boulevard will begin clearing this afternoon, and be open in time for the morning commute on Friday, Nov. 13, 2020.  “This is an exciting moment, the

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Kingston Transit rider tests positive for COVID-19

On Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020, Dr. Kieran Moore, Medical Officer of Health for Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) Public Health, confirmed that a person who tested positive for COVID-19 travelled more than once on a Kingston Transit bus route. According to KFL&A Public Health, the person travelled on Kingston

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