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Update: City of Kingston advises of upcoming Hydro One planned outage

UPDATE (Jun. 25, 2021): The Hydro One planned power outage will take place on Sunday, June 27 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. and will affect approximately 3,400 Hydro One customers in the Township of Loyalist, including Amherstview as well as Hydro One customers in Kingston. There will be no

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Planned power outage for Williamsville on Thursday

Utilities Kingston says electricity customers in the Williamsville area listed below will be affected by a planned power outage on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020. Customers in the area of Princess Street between Victoria and Chatham will experience a two-hour outage starting at 5 a.m. For a map of the affected

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Planned power outage on Thursday for Williamsville and Kingscourt areas

Utilities Kingston released a statement advising their customers in the Williamsville and Kingscourt areas of a planned power outage on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020. Affected streets and times are as follows: Utilities Kingston says customers in these areas will experience two separate 15-minute outages the first at 5 a.m. the

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Man arrested for impaired driving after collision with hydro box

Kingston police have arrested a man after a collision in the city’s west end resulted in a short power outage in the area. The collision took place on Thursday, Apr. 23, 2020 at approximately 8:55 a.m., when the accused man’s vehicle left the roadway on Woodhaven Drive, striking an electricity

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Planned power outage for University District and area

Utilities Kingston electricity customers in the University District and nearby areas should plan for a brief planned power outage on Wednesday, Apr. 15, 2020. The planned power outage will take place for 30 minutes beginning at 6 a.m. that date. Customers in the following areas will be affected: Johnson Street

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Heavy rain and strong winds expected for Kingston area

Environment Canada has issued a Special Weather Statement for Kingston, Odessa, Frontenac Islands, Napanee, Consecon, Picton and Sandbanks Park, with heavy rain expected tonight into Monday, and strong winds on Monday afternoon. Total rainfall amounts of 20 to 30 mm will be possible by Monday evening, and strong southwesterly winds

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Kingston man charged with impaired driving after collision causes power outage

A local man is facing charges for impaired driving after he collided with a hydro pole in Kingston’s west end, causing a dangerous scene for first responders and a power outage for nearly 1,300 residents. The collision took place on Wednesday, Apr. 1, 2020 just before 5:30 p.m. The male

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Storm wreaks havoc on Kingston and area

Many residents awoke to find themselves with no power on Friday, Nov. 1, 2019 – That is, if they weren’t already awake from the incredibly high winds and sounds of the storm’s destruction. Torrential rains hit Kingston and the area on Halloween night, beginning in the afternoon of Thursday, Oct.

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Planned power outage for University District tomorrow

Those living in the University District in downtown Kingston should plan for a five-hour power outage tomorrow while crews take care of tree trimming, according to Utilities Kingston. On Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, a total of 197 Utilities Kingston customers in the University District will be affected by the outage,

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Boat towing accident leads to prolonged closure

A large boat being towed, which collided with overhead wires, led to a busy day for Utilities Kingston workers and Kingston Police on Friday, Jul. 19, 2019. At approximately 9:50 a.m., Kingston Police responded to the accident, which took place on Montreal Street near Sheppard Street. According to Kingston police,

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