News Releases

  • Kelowna Receives Grants-in-Lieu of Property Taxes

    KELOWNA – The B.C. government has distributed more than $288,000 to Kelowna in compensation for municipal property taxes. Approximately $17.3 million in compensation for municipal…

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  • More Support for Kelowna Residents with Brain Injuries

    KELOWNA – The BrainTrust Canada Association (Kelowna/Vernon) has received a grant of nearly $93,000 to help it more effectively carry out services for its clients….

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  • School District 23 Lands Funding for Upgrades

    KELOWNA– Three schools in School District 23 will be able to proceed with routine capital projects, thanks to $1,075,800 in provincial funding. These improvements will…

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  • Building Clean Energy Partnerships

    KELOWNA– The City of Kelowna will receive $45,000 for a retrofit project from the Community Energy Leadership Program (CELP) through the Province of British Columbia….

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  • Interior Heart and Surgical Centre Opens

    KELOWNA- Provincial and community leaders today celebrated the opening of the new Interior Heart and Surgical Centre (IHSC) at Kelowna General Hospital. “The Interior is…

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  • Kelowna PACs Get Support from Provincial Grant Program

    KELOWNA – The provincial government has provided $466,500 to local Parent Advisory Councils (PACs) and the District Parent Advisory Committee (DPAC) in School District 23…

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  • New stable, predictable funding for Community Visitor Services

    KELOWNA – A new, three-year base funding model for community visitor services centres in Kelowna and West Kelowna will ensure more stable and predictable funding…

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  • Community Gaming Grants Benefit Kelowna Organizations

    KELOWNA – Five sports, arts and culture groups in Kelowna are getting a boost of $143,000 thanks to the province’s community gaming grant program. Organizations…

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  • Hosting BC grants: Contributing to communities

    KELOWNA – The Hosting BC program has approved $6,500 in grants to support local sporting tournaments and championships in Kelowna. Organizations receiving grants: BC Snowboard…

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  • Provincial grants benefit Kelowna organizations

    KELOWNA – Twenty sports, arts and culture groups in Kelowna are getting a boost of nearly $504,000 thanks to the province’s community gaming grant program….

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