Water

This precious water resources we have need to be monitored, protected and managed carefully.

Arts & Culture

Healthy communities include public access to the arts, culture and community events.

Housing Affordability

A good community must have a variety of housing options for its citizens.

The Environment

Expand recycling programs - encourage water and land conservation measures.

Integrated Neighbourhoods

Zoning is an important tool that will encourage integration.

Expand and improve Public Spaces

Promote the expansion of public markets, “people places,” shopping hubs, parks and recreational facilities.

Inclusive Community

Welcome diversity and celebrate our differences

Transportation

Promote a Bicycle culture and improved Public Transit

Okanagan Car Share Co-op hits the raod

Many dignitaries and volunteers were on hand to celebrate the launch of Okanagan's Car share Co-op. This new Co-op allows drivers to only use an automobile when they need it. Pay as you OGO. Special thanks to the OGO Directors and volunteers who have worked so hard in getting this started. Well done! Thanks also to M.P Ron Cannan, Mayor Gray and the City of Kelowna, The Interior Savings Credit Union and Urban Systems for playing an important supportive role. Individual and Corporate memberships are available. The more of us that join, the better the program will be. Go Okanagnan. 
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University of Fukui Students Visit City Hall

Fukui University - Okanagan College with Coun. Stack

The City of Kelowna has a 31 year Sister City relationship with Kasugai Japan. Each year many people travel back and forth to learn of each other's cultures. Pictured here are a group of International students from the Univeristy of Fukui, Japan. They are learning english as a second language at Okanagan College. These students will study and live in Kelowna for three months. I had the great pleasure of providing a tour of City Hall to our international guests, and of course, taking pictures is part of the fun! 
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