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Attractive & Quaint setting at Laneway Canteen

The unique Laneway Canteen has opened in the laneway on Bernard Avenue beside Earl’s. The laneway project was intended to take a lost, under-utilized urban space and revitalize it, creating an active and vibrant community space. The project took a group effort including the City of Kelowna (Ben Walker), Meiklejohn Architects (Stoke Tonne and...

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Kelowna Visitor Centre – Grand Opening

Tourism Kelowna’s new $2.8 million, downtown lakeshore visitor centre is now open.  In a ceremony held Thursday afternoon—that featured the sabring of bottles of sparkling wine to mark the occasion—the new single-storey wood and glass building was opened.

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Read more on New Downtown Kelowna Parkade Ready for Use

New Downtown Kelowna Parkade Ready for Use

The city has created more parking in downtown Kelowna. More than 500 parking stalls are now available for evening, weekend and special event public parking in the new Memorial Parkade. “Construction work is still going on in the facility, with finishing work including the building façade, landscaping and interior construction of office spaces on...

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Read more on A Look Inside Kelowna’s Innovation Centre

A Look Inside Kelowna’s Innovation Centre

A state-of-the-art building that was modeled after visits to Apple and Google headquarters has officially opened in Kelowna. The $35 million Okanagan Centre for Innovation boasts several features, including open and bright work spaces for collaboration, digital media labs, a ceiling atrium and rooftop park, an 18-foot high plant wall and even showers for...

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WFN Opens New Youth Centre

Westbank First Nation is celebrating the opening of its new $5.5 million youth centre. Located on Quail Lane, the 13,000 square foot centre replaces the old 2,100 square foot centre. The building includes a space for after school programs, youth programming, early years, and a place for Elders to gather and interact with youth.  Gord Couch,...

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Read more on Kelowna Yacht Club Receives Awards

Kelowna Yacht Club Receives Awards

The Kelowna Yacht Club has received two prestigious awards for the stunning and labour intensive spiral stairwell that is centered in the atrium of the new clubhouse. Kamloops company, Top 40 Woodworks, received the Architectural Woodwork Manufacturers Association Gold Award in the small commercial category, while Meiklejohn Architects received the Jack Sigurdson Award for the design of the project....

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