Spring to climate action – just one week left to help Martha’s Table and Habitat for Humanity green their good work

March 24, 2021 There is just one week left to donate to the Kingston Community Climate Action Fund (KCCAF) to help Martha’s Table and Habitat for Humanity Kingston Limestone Region realize projects that will green their good work. Continue reading

Ontario ramping up vaccine sites

Ontario is expanding its vaccination program with the help of pharmacies.  Beginning March 10, 2021, select pharmacies in Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington, Toronto and Windsor-Essex County are booking appointments for AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines for eligible people between the ages of 60 and 64. Continue reading

City to close Breakwater Park beach area and Gord Downie Pier

March 22, 2021 Based on the recommendation of KFL&A Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Kieran Moore, effective today the City of Kingston will close the beach area of Breakwater Park and Gord Downie Pier to reduce the risk of COVID-19 in the community. Continue reading

As Kingston Moves Back to Yellow Zone, City Calls on Residents to be More Vigilant

March 19, 2021 Mayor Bryan Paterson and KFL&A’s Medical Officer of Health Dr. Kieran Moore urge residents to continue to observe all COVID-19 precautions as Kingston moves into the Yellow Zone of the Province’s Reopening Framework effective Monday, March 22, 2021 at 12:01 a.m.  Continue reading

Weekly Traffic Report – March 19 to 26

March 19, 2021 Motorists, cyclists and pedestrians: review the listing of streets and related messages below for travel information of interest to you. Check www.CityofKingston.ca/RoadClosures for traffic. Significant City or Utilities Kingston-related traffic disruptions will also be sent out on the City’s Twitter feed @CityofKingston. Continue reading

Confirmed Positive COVID-19 Case at Miss Bao Restaurant Kingston

Kingston – Today, Dr. Kieran Moore, Medical Officer of Health at KFL&A Public Health confirms that a patron was a COVID-19 positive case at the Miss Bao Restaurant, 286 Princess St. Kingston.  Continue reading

March of the Museums goes virtual — in April

The Kingston Association of Museums, Art Galleries and Historic Sites (KAM) have announced their March of the Museum event will take place this year, though with some significant changes. Continue reading

City announces three new temporary public art projects featuring local artists

March 17, 2021 The City of Kingston is pleased to announce three new temporary public art projects. The first is a call for submissions for the 2021 edition of Paved Paradise and the other two are new exhibits, including the Storefront Public Art Project and the Billboard Poetry Project as part of The Hub Project. These initiatives feature Kingston-based artists and promote diverse cultural expression in a variety of mediums in spaces and places throughout the downtown core.  Continue reading

KFL&A Public Health Revises and Extends Class Order to Address the Increase in COVID-19 Cases

March 17 2021-Kingston—Today, Dr. Kieran Moore, Medical Officer of Health at KFL&A Public Health has revised and extended the Class Order pursuant to Section 22 of the Ontario Health Protection and Promotion Act, 1990 originally issued on March 13, 2021. Continue reading

New Vice-Principal (Research) Appointed

(March 17, 2021) Principal and Vice-Chancellor Patrick Deane has announced the appointment of Nancy Ross ( (Artsci'90, MA'92) as Vice-Principal (Research), following unanimous approval by the Board of Trustees. Continue reading