Remembrance Day hours of operation at civic properties
Public service announcement
City Hall will be closed on Friday, Nov. 11, in observance of Remembrance Day, a yearly memorial to honour those who have served our country and remember those who sacrificed their lives for our freedom.
The Kelowna Memorial Cemetery administration office is also closed Friday, but the cemetery gates will remain open from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Glenmore Landfill will be open regular hours from 7:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Parkinson Recreation Centre will be open adjusted holiday hours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Branch 26 of the Royal Canadian Legion will hold its annual Remembrance Day parade and ceremony in downtown Kelowna. Beginning at 10:40 a.m., the parade will proceed along the lakefront promenade from Stuart Park to the cenotaph in City Park for the ceremony.
The Army, Navy and Air Force Veterans will hold a ceremony at the cenotaph at Lions Park in Rutland. Guests are asked to arrive by 1o:30 a.m. ahead of the procession.
A reminder that roads will be temporarily closed to accommodate the parade. For information about specific road closures, visit kelowna.ca/roadreport.
Access to the City’s online service request system is available 24/7 at kelowna.ca/onlineservices.
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