We produce a number of publications to help keep residents informed. This includes the:
The Community Trends Report examines demographic and social data to illustrate Kelowna's successes, as well as existing and future challenges facing the city. By monitoring these trends, we will be well positioned in future years to proactively address emerging issues and dedicate the human, financial and technological resources to key programs, policy initiatives and services.
- 2018 Community Trends Report
- 2017 Community Trends Report
- 2016 Community Trends Report
- 2015 Community Trends Report
Highlights/year in review
View the City of Kelowna 2018 highlights for a dynamic overview of the City's accomplishments, projects and service delivery that help make Kelowna a great place to live, work and play. You can also download the 2018 highlights PDF.
Previous years' highlights:
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.
More than a beautiful city, the 2017 Annual Report captures how 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.
(Note: image quality will be lower, if printing this copy)
Previous Annual Reports*
- Connected - 2016 Annual Report (PDF)
- Building on momentum - 2015 Annual Report (PDF version)
- We're open - 2014 Annual Report ( printable version )
*These documents contain dated information and are for historical reference only.