News Releases

  • BC Government Caucus Communications News Release June 23, 2017 Throne Speech strikes a balance for Kelowna [KELOWNA] – This week’s Speech from the Throne is…

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  • 2017 Balanced Budget Delivers for Kelowna

    [KELOWNA] British Columbia’s strong economy means more money back in the pockets of middle-class families in Kelowna and investments in the programs and services people…

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  • INCREASING FOOD SUPPLY SECURITY IN BRITISH COLUMBIA

    Big things were happening for BC’s agricultural sector this month, right here in Kelowna. On November 14 and 15 at the BC Agrifood and Seafood…

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  • B.C. invests $4.8 million for green schools

    KELOWNA – Dr. Knox Middle School will become more energy efficient this year thanks to $229,636 in funding from the provincial Carbon Neutral Capital Program…

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  • Art, Culture and Sport get a Boost with Gaming Grants

    KELOWNA – 14 organizations in Kelowna have received a combined $355,500 under the B.C. government’s community gaming grant program.  The recipients: Kelowna City Concert Band…

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  • B.C. invests $14.7 million to provide transportation fee relief, improved services

    KELOWNA– Students and parents in the Central Okanagan School District could soon have access to improved school transportation services, thanks to up to $600,000 in…

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  • Second Round of Funding for Refugee Response Teams

    KELOWNA– The Refugee Response Team operated by Kelowna Community Resources Society that is helping refugees settle in Kelowna and area will be receiving $20,691 —…

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  • Accessible skills training for students with disabilities

    KELOWNA – Students with disabilities who face barriers to education and training in B.C. will continue to benefit from funding for accessible training and resources…

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  • Community Gaming Grants Benefit Kelowna Organizations

    KELOWNA – Eighteen groups in Kelowna are getting a boost of more than $411,000 thanks to the province’s community gaming grant program. Organizations receiving grants:…

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  • New licensed child care spaces on the way in Kelowna

    KELOWNA – As part of Child Care Month in B.C., the Province is investing nearly $989,000 under the B.C. Early Years Strategy to create 205…

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