January 8, 2019 Council Highlights

January 8, 2019 - Council Meeting Highlights

Coyote Cruise Lease/Licence

Mike Campol, Director of Projects and Partnerships, K’ul Group, presented Council with their vision for Coyote Cruise.  They would like a long-term commitment of 20 years exclusive lease from the City as they are hoping to make a capital investment and improvements to the building.

Penticton and Area Cycling

Trisha Kaplan and Matt Hopkins presented Council with a summary of their summer bike valet program at the market and the future cycling needs in the community.

Discovery House Addiction Recovery Services

Jerome Abraham, Executive Director of the Penticton Recovery Resource Society (Discovery House) presented Council with an overview of the long term addiction recovery services they provide.

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee

Council appointed Shona Schleppe, Tyson Bull, Donna Ritchie, Gary Dean, Lesley Chapman, John Archer, Sandy Ross, Laura Harp, Jesse Martin, Isaac Gilbert, Lee Davidson, Peter Osborne, and Michaela Wooldridge to the Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee. 

Utility Bill Print Fee

Council endorsed the one dollar per paper utility bill fee and to continue promotion and education of e-billing services.

Banning of Persons from City Facilities or Lands Policy

Council approved the Banning of Persons from City Facilities or Lands Policy. 

Zoning Amendment Bylaw 2018-66

Council held a Public Hearing and gave third reading to Zoning Amendment Bylaw 2018-66 for Cannabis Retail Sales.


These highlights are intended to provide a brief summary of recent Council proceedings.  The summary is not inclusive of all agenda items.  For a detailed account of the full agenda, including staff reports, other supporting documents and official meeting minutes, please consult the City’s website (www.penticton.ca/council) or call the City’s Corporate Administration Department at 250-490-2400.