Update: Contractor fined – ‘Snow’ in July has some Kingston residents deeply concerned

Update (Friday, Jul. 23, 2021) According to the City of Kingston, the contractor responsible for the small bits of styrofoam littered throughout Kingston’s east end has been fined over the matter. In an email to Kingstonist, the City relayed that they are aware of reports of polystyrene, which is commonly

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City shares details on clean-up at new Integrated Care Hub site

The City of Kingston has released new details on the process of the environmental remediation process underway at 661 Montreal Street. The City’s Integrated Care Hub (ICH) is scheduled to move there from Artillery Park and on Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020, and work is reportedly on track. As the former

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Blue-green algae bloom confirmed in local waterway

KFL&A Public Health released a statement today, Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020, advising the public of a possible harmful algae bloom (cyanobacteria), also known as blue-green algae, in Anglin Bay (Cataraqui River.) Species of the algae that can produce harmful toxins were confirmed by the laboratory of the Ministry of the

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