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- CA ON-KINGSTON F2-S01
Series consists of photographs taken by City of Kingston Planning Department staff in the course of their work. The pictures are predominantly of scenes in the City of Kingston with a very occasional picture taken to show some planning issue in another jurisdiction. The photographs were used to document issues related to urban planning and urban renewal in Kingston. Included are images of Rideau Heights, photographs in preparation for the Confederation Park proposal, dilapidated housing in Kingston, and general scenes from around the city throughout the 1950s to the 1970s.
- CA ON-KINGSTON F2
The fonds consists of official plan amendments #2-101 (1953-1979), and new series #1-18 (1979-1982), as well as photographs taken by City of Kingston Planning Department staff in the course of their work.
City of Kingston. Planning Department
- CA ON-KINGSTON F1
The records start with the proceedings of the first town council in 1838 and are continually being acquired. Many of the early minute books are indexed. In addition there are separate volumes for committee reports between 1842 and 1898, and for bylaws between 1838 and 1907. The minute books and correspondence of the Finance and Accounts Committee are of interest. The story of the Fire Department between 1888 and 1936 is to be found in the records of the Committee on Fire and Light. There are scattered records for the Parks and Property Committees, fairly detailed records for the Board of Works between 1891 and 1936 and for the Board of Health around the same time. The correspondence of the City Clerk is complete from 1898 to 1938 and there are letter books from 1952 on as well as scattered letter books from 1852 to 1896. The records of the City Treasurer comprise an extensive collection of account books as do the records of the City Engineer.
City of Kingston
- CA ON-KINGSTON F3
The records consist of the minutes of the Kingston Public Utilities Commission from 1941 to 1972, and from 1994 to 1997. The
minutes of the Kingston Transit Commission are included for 1962, the year it was taken over by the P. U. C. There are account books from 1904 on (the year the Light, Heat and Power Company was taken over by the city), financial statements for the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s, and some warrants and vouchers for scattered years in the early part of the century.
The fonds also contains gas and electric registers for 1911 and 1915, gas and electric daily report books for a number of years, records of sewer,water and gas services, and order book for the years 1948 to 1952, a record of the monthly output of gas and electricity for the years 1926 to 1939 and other miscellaneous items.
Kingston Public Utlities Commission