Month: December 2015

moving our community forward together

Happy Holidays!

From our family to yours, happy holidays and all the very best in 2016!   I look forward to seeing you at the New Years Levee!

From the Mayor’s Chair – December 15

Check out the latest version of From the Mayor’s Chair, where I break down the decisions of Council in 3 minutes or less. Highlights from the December 15 Council meeting include; budget approval for the airport expansion, discussion and deferral of the award of contract for the preliminary design work of the Third Crossing until the next meeting…
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A New and Improved Downtown Transfer Point for Kingston Transit

In order to make transit a more attractive option for getting around the city, we’ve made some big investments over the last few years! Our transit system has experienced significant ridership growth thanks to these investments, including several new express bus routes and improvements to other local bus routes. However, making transit a more attractive…
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Kingston Penitentiary Visioning Exercise

Today I am very excited to announce a community visioning exercise for Kingston Penitentiary, led by Canada Lands Company in partnership with the City of Kingston, to take place in 2016. This visioning exercise is a critical step towards crafting a new future for the KP property and surrounding properties, including the Portsmouth Olympic Harbour.…
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Completing the K&P Trail

This week City Council approved a plan to complete the K&P Trail including a new urban section to connect the existing trail at the north end of the city, near Hwy 401, with the downtown core, at the base of Doug Fluhrer Park. As we continue to create a more livable city, this new section…
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