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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British Columbia Dragoons plaque unveiled at YLW

May 9, 2014

The National Day of Honour was recognized at Kelowna International Airport (YLW) on Friday, May 9, at 10 a.m. with a plaque presentation by the British Columbia Dragoons, the first and only Canadian Military Unit in the Okanagan. “The BC Dragoons have a long history in the Okanagan and close ties to YLW,” said Chair […]


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Investing in Kelowna’s Cultural Scene

May 7, 2014

Member of Parliament Ron Cannan Announces Funding for the Kelowna Visual and Performing Arts Centre Society Kelowna, British Columbia – Department of Canadian Heritage The performing arts continue to thrive in the Okanagan Valley, thanks to an investment of $15,000 in Canada Arts Presentation Fund support for the Kelowna Visual and Performing Arts Centre Society. […]


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