The Drinking Water Program, Water Quality and Treatment Services of The City of Kingston conducts sampling of waters that are the sources of drinking water for the City of Kingston. These samples are collected to characterize the quality of water used by the City of Kingston. This characterization includes assessing seasonal trends, detecting any possible contaminants that may have entered the water, and identifying the source of any contaminants. The Drinking Water Program collects Yearly, Quarterly, Monthly and Daily water quality samples from locations such as the Tennessee River, Swan Pond Spring Source and throughout the entire Distribution System. Read More.