Here’s a quick overview of City of Kingston Bylaws with regard to noise, yards and parking; knowing them will help you avoid headaches in the future.
The Kingston Noise bylaw prohibits, among other things,
Interesting right? Essentially you must keep noise inside your house where it can’t be heard by neighbours! Here are the basics for Yards
Yards, compounds and lands whether vacant or not shall be kept clear and free from:
It’s the occupying tenant’s job to keep the yard free of garbage and interior furniture — even if that garbage gets on your lawn from somewhere or someone else.
Street parking in Kingston is restricted by time of day and time of year. Read the signs carefully and take note of winter parking restrictions. Parking on your lawn, front or back, is prohibited unless the area is approved for parking. For more information on all the Kingston bylaws including the ones discussed here, check out this page on the City of Kingston website.