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Environmental concerns prompt Council to defer proposal for Kingston Inner Harbour

The most discussed and contentious item on the agenda for Kingston City Council, the federal proposal to “remediate environmental risks to the river environment and human health of Kingston’s Inner Harbour,” has been deferred. Ironically, the deferral was proposed for the exact same reasons the federal government stated were behind

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Indigenous communities to consult on Third Crossing naming campaign

The City of Kingston launched the naming campaign for the Third Crossing at a press conference earlier today, Monday, Feb. 22, 2021. Through consultation with Indigenous communities and nations, a short list of names are expected to be presented for public feedback by the end of May 2021. “This is

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Road closures and traffic delays, week ending Feb. 26, 2021

The following is a selection of the most significant road closures and expected traffic delays in and around the city of Kingston for the week ending February 26, 2021. Full lists of closures and delays provided by the City of Kingston and the MTO can be viewed here and here. Garrett Street near

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Third Crossing main span girders begin arriving in Kingston

This week the first shipment of steel girders for the main span of the Third Crossing project will arrive in Kingston. The City says the main span will be a significant feature of the bridge that will have two lookout spots for residents to enjoy the views of the Cataraqui

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Road closures and traffic delays, week ending Feb. 12, 2021

The following is a selection of the most significant road closures and expected traffic delays in and around the city of Kingston for the week ending February 12, 2021. Full lists of closures and delays provided by the City of Kingston and the MTO can be viewed here and here. Bagot Street between

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Third crossing: City shares Point St. Mark & Gore Road intersection design

The City of Kingston has released the final design for the Point St. Mark Drive and Gore Road intersection, part of the Third Crossing bridge project. The City said the new design offers features for cyclists, pedestrians, and transit users along with roadway improvements. “Providing more sustainable transportation options for

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First concrete girders arrive for Third Crossing project

Today, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, the delivery of the first of 95 150-foot long concrete girders marks another milestone for Kingston’s historic Third Crossing project. Once installed, these girders will support the bridge deck and span pier-to-pier, according to a release from the City of Kingston, issued on the same

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Road closures and traffic delays, week ending Feb. 5, 2021

The following is a selection of the most significant road closures and expected traffic delays in and around the city of Kingston for the week ending February 5, 2021. Full lists of closures and delays provided by the City of Kingston and the MTO can be viewed here and here. Garrett Street near

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City provides third crossing update, requests input from east-end residents

The City of Kingston is looking for input from residents living near the Point St. Mark Drive and Gore Road intersection, in regards to the construction work happening for the third crossing. According a press release sent by the City of Kingston on Friday, Aug 7, 2020, they had received

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‘Essential’ third crossing construction on track, despite pandemic

The construction of the third crossing is on schedule despite the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Manager of Construction for the project, James Scheer. Connecting the east end of Kingston to the downtown, Scheer said the bridge is on track to be complete by the end of 2022. “The City of

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City releases final design of Highway 15 and Gore Road intersection

The City of Kingston has released the final design of the intersection of Highway 15 and Gore Road, and is providing an opportunity for residents review the design and ask questions of the team behind it. The design, led by the Third Crossing team, focuses on active transportation, and an

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