Is Your Gas Meter Being Replaced?
In 2014 to 2015, Utilities Kingston aims to replace approximately 4,000 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
- 218 kilometres of gas services
- 1,360 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
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sewer cross bores,
gas leaks and odours,
carbon monoxide, and
Recent News – Gas
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September 15, 2014
The City and Utilities Kingston have won a national Recognition of Excellence award for Outstanding Achievement from the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE).
September 05, 2014
Starting September 15, 2014, our public entrance at 85 Lappan’s Lane will be temporarily closed for construction, for approximately two weeks.
August 25, 2014
Utilities Kingston has received several calls from concerned customers who have been approached at their doors. These individuals falsely represent themselves as being affiliated with Utilities Kingston in an attempt to remove or change out water heater rentals, or access furnaces and air conditioners.
August 14, 2014
There is so much to remember when moving in or out. Utilities Kingston wants to make your move as simple as possible. Open or close an account with us online at your convenience, any time, any day. Our online self-service form works nicely from a mobile device as well.