April 17, 2013 - 12:46 PM
Kelowna Art Gallery Annual Report
The Kelowna Art Gallery presented its annual report to Council, highlighting a focus on community perspectives through the Just Imagine, Please Touch the Art and Canadian Mental Health exhibitions. In 2012, the art gallery also provided adult classes, partnerships with School District 23 and special programs such as Youth InSights and the Aboriginal Youth Program.
Diamond Mountain Area Structure Plan
Council approved an amendment to the area structure plan boundary and endorsed the public consultation strategy developed by the applicant team.
Downtown Plan Update
Council received the annual update on the Downtown Plan. Completed or underway initiatives include planting more street trees, detailed design of Phase 2 of Stuart Park, increased police visibility, public pier, improved lighting, review of the Ellis Street Truck Route, expansion and improvement to the Queensway Transit Exchange and creation of easy to use zoning and building codes to enable more pedestrian friendly construction.
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