City of Kelowna

Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran. (Youtube / City of Kelowna)

Kelowna mayor claims spotty attendance at regional district meetings is not due to volunteerism

Basran also denies claims he only volunteered at KGH to get an early vaccine

 

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Glenmore Road closed due to early-morning fire in Kelowna

Glenmore will be closed between Cross and Scenic roads “until further notice”

 

Hotel Eldorado in Kelowna. (Eldorado Resort/Facebook)

City of Kelowna sues Hotel Eldorado over boardwalk access

Gate currently blocks access to a normally publicly accessible walkway along Okanagan Lake

 

The BC Tree Fruits former Kelowna packinghouse is up for sale for $20 million. (Contributed)

Former BC Tree Fruits Kelowna packinghouse listed for $20M

Listing says the downtown Kelowna property could be part of a ‘master-planned waterfront community’

The BC Tree Fruits former Kelowna packinghouse is up for sale for $20 million. (Contributed)
Summerhill Pyramid Winery. (Contributed)

Kelowna council cautiously supports winery’s culinary college vision

‘The ALC should be aware we have concerns and it’s not a slam dunk’

Summerhill Pyramid Winery. (Contributed)
Paddleboarders seen near Lantzville on a warm summer evening. (Nicholas Pescod/News Bulletin)

Kelowna waterfront park makeover to include new paddle centre

First phase of the waterfront park is expected to be completed in 2022

Paddleboarders seen near Lantzville on a warm summer evening. (Nicholas Pescod/News Bulletin)
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Street sweeping begins in Kelowna

Work is expected to be completed by the end of April

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Rutland commercial core murals on the side of business building. (Barry Gerding - Black Press Media)

Higher density appeals to Rutland business core

Building height of three to 12 storeys envisioned for Roxby, Asher roads.

Rutland commercial core murals on the side of business building. (Barry Gerding - Black Press Media)
A map of the South Perimiter Road. (City of Kelowna)

Construction begins for Kelowna’s long-awaited South Perimeter Road

The Upper Mission will soon be accessible via Southeast Kelowna

A map of the South Perimiter Road. (City of Kelowna)
Todd Swaby and Christina Allan are the couple behind the new business Francesca Farms. (Contributed)

Straight from DeHart

Vegan couple offer healthy food alternatives

  • Mar 18, 2021
Todd Swaby and Christina Allan are the couple behind the new business Francesca Farms. (Contributed)
United Way volunteers helped load boxes of PPE into vehicles at Secure-Rite. (Philip McLachlan, Kelowna Capital News)

United Way donates PPE to 50 Okanagan charities

Over 50,000 face masks were distributed in Kelowna, Vernon, and Pentiction

United Way volunteers helped load boxes of PPE into vehicles at Secure-Rite. (Philip McLachlan, Kelowna Capital News)
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Kelowna rental housing demand higher than supply: report

‘Overall, there are not enough affordable rental units being provided to serve residents with lower incomes’

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A section of Mission Creek Greenway will be temporarily closed for two weeks.

Section of Mission Creek Greenway temporarily closed

Trails are undergoing restoration and repairs from flooding

A section of Mission Creek Greenway will be temporarily closed for two weeks.
Kelowna City Hall. (Michael Rodriguez - Capital News)

Kelowna wants to remove carriage home red tape

Bylaws being drafted to encourage density in the city

Kelowna City Hall. (Michael Rodriguez - Capital News)
A concept rendering of the proposed “Culinary College for Humanity” at Summerhill Pyramid Winery. (Contributed)

Technical issues delay Kelowna council decision on winery’s culinary college

Proposed “Culinary College for Humanity” faces another speed bump

A concept rendering of the proposed “Culinary College for Humanity” at Summerhill Pyramid Winery. (Contributed)
Bernard Avenue in Downtown Kelowna on July 27, 2020. (Aaron Hemens - Black Press Media)

Kelowna again hoping to close Bernard Avenue to vehicles this summer

City is planning for live music, street games to animate pedestrian-only street

Bernard Avenue in Downtown Kelowna on July 27, 2020. (Aaron Hemens - Black Press Media)
Greg Hopf (left) and Darryl Sangster are co-owners of the new Skedaddle Humane Wildlife Control franchise in Kelowna. (Contributed)

Straight from DeHart

Skedaddle offers humane wildlife control options

  • Mar 10, 2021
Greg Hopf (left) and Darryl Sangster are co-owners of the new Skedaddle Humane Wildlife Control franchise in Kelowna. (Contributed)
Kelowna City Hall. (Michael Rodriguez - Capital News)

‘Green initiatives’ could bring colour to Kelowna roadways

Rather than typical curb-and-gutter systems, the city is looking into green alternatives

Kelowna City Hall. (Michael Rodriguez - Capital News)
Some of the equipment that will be available for rent at Knox Mountain this summer. (Contributed)

Kelowna bike rental program strives for more accessible outdoor recreation

Low-barrier, adaptive equipment will be available for rent at Knox Mountain this summer

Some of the equipment that will be available for rent at Knox Mountain this summer. (Contributed)
A render of the proposed expansion at Kelowna Christian School. (City of Kelowna)

City council backs major Kelowna Christian School expansion

The proposal will now go to the Agricultural Land Commission

A render of the proposed expansion at Kelowna Christian School. (City of Kelowna)