Is Your Gas Meter Being Replaced?
In 2015 to 2016, Utilities Kingston aims to replace approximately 8,000 of the 15,000 gas meters in the municipal gas distribution system.
There will be some interruption to services, but we’ll try very hard to reduce the impact to homes and businesses. Learn more
If You Smell Gas
Evacuate the premises and call Utilities Kingston immediately from outside your home or building at 613-546-1181, extension 2151.
Utilities Kingston provides customer-focused and cost-effective multi-utility services in
Kingston, Ontario, including safe and reliable gas distribution services to over 14,000
customers in Central Kingston.
Employees maintain and operate:
- 250 kilometres of gas mains
- 224 kilometres of gas services
- 1,353 mainline gas valves to regulate, direct, and control flows
- and eight gas pressure regulation stations
A Reminder of Another Age
The image above shows the gas lamp on the
west corner of Lower Union and King Street East.
Gas street lighting just about ended with the 19th century,
but one lamp remains and is maintained by Utilities Kingston.
Natural Gas Safety
Utilities Kingston puts safety first. Certified technicians help ensure public safety, while the goal that every employee goes home safely is upheld every day. While you’re visiting the website,
check out related safety information for
Call Before You Dig,
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gas leaks and odours,
carbon monoxide, and
Recent News – Gas
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May 11, 2015
Utilities Kingston has been a part of the Kingston community for over 150 years, providing reliable utility services and helping to build and maintain this city. We are proud of our history and want to celebrate these years by presenting our 100 days of history Twitter campaign.
May 01, 2015
Utilities Kingston is committed to helping customers understand the services they receive for the rates they are paying. This article provides information to help consumers understand changes to their bills, effective May 1, 2015.
April 24, 2015
If you plan to do any digging, make sure you contact ON1Call at least a week before you dig. Don’t risk rupturing a gas line or cutting through a communications cable. Call if you are planting a tree, putting in a deck or fencing, or even just driving in a stake or post. Some pipes and lines are just below the surface.
April 17, 2015
Your home or business may be one of 8,000 getting a new gas meter in 2015-2016. This article provides information on what you can expect.