Harper Government invests in project to increase social participation and inclusion of seniors in Kelowna

August 13, 2014

Kelowna, British Columbia – Employment and Social Development Canada – The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), announced today that seniors in Kelowna will be receiving support from the Government for a building renovation project that will foster social participation and inclusion. The Dr. Gurmeet Singh Randhawa Seniors Society is receiving close to $25,000 […]


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Parliamentary Secretary Parm Gill Meets with Veterans and Stakeholders in Kelowna

August 5, 2014

Kelowna, B.C. – Veterans Affairs Canada On behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, Parliamentary Secretary Parm Gill today met with representatives of Veterans’ organizations and other stakeholders to gain their perspectives on key issues facing Canada’s Veterans. The Parliamentary Secretary was joined by the Honourable Ron Cannan, Member of Parliament for Kelowna–Lake […]


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Lake Country Embraces Role of Sustainability Leader

July 17, 2014

Project made possible thanks to federal Gas Tax Fund Lake Country, BC – After a year and a half of extensive community consultations, the District of Lake Country Council has taken a bold step towards shaping the future development of the District with the adoption of an Integrated Community Sustainability Plan (ICSP). In consultation with […]


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Local Organizations Receive Federal Funding for Canada Day and National Aboriginal Day Celebrations

June 19, 2014

The Honourable Ron Cannan, MP for Kelowna-Lake Country, on behalf of the Minister for Canadian Heritage Shelly Glover, is pleased to announce that local organizations received funding under the Celebrate Canada program which helps the community organize activities to celebrate Canada’s heritage. Mr. Cannan said $24,420 in total was awarded to local organizations including the […]


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Walk, Run or Ride on Rails with Trails

June 7, 2014

Pathway opens for National Health and Fitness Day thanks to federal Gas Tax Fund and BikeBC Kelowna, British Columbia – Phase Two of the Rails with Trails pathway was opened today in Kelowna as part of the celebration for National Health and Fitness Day. This project completes a vital link in the existing network of […]


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