We produce a number of publications to help keep residents informed. This includes the:
More than a beautiful city, in 2017 we invested in being an inclusive, safe, vibrant and resilient City. Read about our strength through floods and wildfires, our resourcing to meet the needs of a growing city, how we took steps to facilitate change to support our most vulnerable residents, took initiative to be healthier and safer together, celebrated arts and culture as a community and much more.
Download a reduced-resolution copy of the 2017 Annual Report.
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Previous Annual Reports*
- Connected - 2016 Annual Report (PDF)
- Building on momentum - 2015 Annual Report (PDF version)
- We're open - 2014 Annual Report ( printable version )
Our print newsletter is published each May and distributed to residents with property tax notices . It discusses where City funding comes from, how tax dollars are spent, City projects and services. View the current May 2018 newsletter.
City Views e-bulletin
An online edition, the City Views e-bulletin, is published seasonally.
Community Trends Report
The Community Trends Report examines the current trends from four key areas: our people, our homes, our economy and our environment. Examining demographic and social data, the trends depicted in this report illustrate Kelowna's successes, as well as existing and future challenges facing the city. By monitoring these trends, the we will be well positioned in future years to proactively address emerging issues and dedicate its human, financial and technological resources to key programs, policy initiatives and services.
Highlights/year in review
Our accomplishments in 2015 contributed to building the best mid-sized city in North America by growing technological capacity, expanding active living options for residents and increasing access to the natural beauty that Kelowna is famous for.