Publications

We produce a number of publications to help keep residents informed, including the Annual ReportCity Views (accompanying tax notices), Community Trends Report, quarterly reports and the Year in review. Check them out below.

Annual Report

annual reportThe 2015 Annual Report: Building on Momentum ( e-magazine  or  print-ready PDF version ) is now available for public review and will be presented to City Council on Monday, June 20 at a regular Council meeting.

If you'd like a quick glimpse into some of the major City projects and initiatives in 2015, check out the  short summary video , featuring Mayor Colin Basran, City Manager Ron Mattiussi and Joe Schober from Bardel Entertainment.

If you are unable to access the report online, please contact us at 250-469-8542 to request a printed copy.

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Previous Reports*

*these documents contain dated information and are for historical reference only.

City Views

city viewsOur 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 May 2016 newsletter.

City Views e-bulletin

An online edition, the City Views e-bulletin, is published seasonally.

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Community Trends Report

The 2016 Community Trends Report  examines the current trends from four key areas: our people, our homes, Community Trends Report Coverour 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.  

The positive momentum from 2014 carried over to 2015 as the Kelowna Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) became the fastest growing region in Canada. The population growth was largely driven by migration from other parts of Canada including the lower mainland and the Alberta. As the region has grown, the housing and economic sectors have also experienced growth and expansion.    

Quarterly reports

Each quarter, we report out on key activities at a regular Council meeting. Topics include projects, active living and culture, public engagement and more.

2016

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Year in review

year in reviewEach year, the we reflect on the year past. This high-level overview provides a glance into City services and projects, and how they are meeting the needs of our growing community.

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. 

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