parking

A proposed hotel and commercial spaces were originally planned for the site. (Photo/Google Maps)

More parking proposed for Pandosy near Kelowna General Hospital

Plans have been submitted to the city for a 130-spot parking lot at 2169 Pandosy Street

 

(File photo)

DKA’s Small Shop Initiative gets parking boost from Kelowna council

Complimentary on-street parking for Saturday, Apr. 9, and Saturday, Sep. 24

 

A report to Vernon council explains how the city-owned surface parking lot permits are made available to the public. (Google Maps)

Parking permit process explained to Vernon council

Report requested after one individual purchased all of one lot’s passes for staff

 

An RV parked for weeks in front of a 25th Avenue business in the Okanagan Landing area would now be subjected to fines as Vernon council works on amending its traffic bylaw in regards to RVs parked on city roads. (Morning Star - file photo)

Vernon shifts toward infractions for parked RVs on city roads

RVs parked along 25th Avenue sparked concerns from council

An RV parked for weeks in front of a 25th Avenue business in the Okanagan Landing area would now be subjected to fines as Vernon council works on amending its traffic bylaw in regards to RVs parked on city roads. (Morning Star - file photo)
Monthly permits for 2022 parking at City of Vernon lots, including the parkade (pictured) will be available for purchase beginning at 8:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 6. (Google Maps)

Slight delay for sale of Vernon monthly parking permits

Permits for city-owned lots and the parkade will be for sale starting at 8:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 6

Monthly permits for 2022 parking at City of Vernon lots, including the parkade (pictured) will be available for purchase beginning at 8:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 6. (Google Maps)
The parking lot at Vernon’s 31st Avenue and 29th Street will be partially closed for upgrades Friday, Oct. 29, 2021, and fully closed Saturday, Oct. 30. (Google Maps)

Downtown Vernon parking lot to close for upgrades this weekend

Improvements include adding roughly 20 additional parking spaces

The parking lot at Vernon’s 31st Avenue and 29th Street will be partially closed for upgrades Friday, Oct. 29, 2021, and fully closed Saturday, Oct. 30. (Google Maps)
An RV is parked in front of a 25th Avenue business for weeks in the Okanagan Landing area. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)

Vernon bylaw to put the brakes on RV roadside camping

25th Avenue has several recreational vehicles parked in front of businesses

An RV is parked in front of a 25th Avenue business for weeks in the Okanagan Landing area. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)
Kelowna International Airport. (File)

Parking for UBC Okanagan students, staff now available at Kelowna airport

Surplus of airport parking spaces to help fill UBCO need

Kelowna International Airport. (File)
An Armstrong woman, an amputee who lost her leg below her knee several years ago, says she was verbally and physically assaulted by a man who couldn’t see her disability as she tried to park in a handicap spot at Vernon’s Walmart Saturday, April 24. (Roger Knox - Morning Star)

Armstrong amputee assaulted over handicap parking spot

Woman with prosthetic leg says she was verbally attacked and spat upon by man who couldn’t see her disability as she tried to park in handicap space

An Armstrong woman, an amputee who lost her leg below her knee several years ago, says she was verbally and physically assaulted by a man who couldn’t see her disability as she tried to park in a handicap spot at Vernon’s Walmart Saturday, April 24. (Roger Knox - Morning Star)
New parking meters have been installed on Main Street, Ellis Street, Front Street, Nanaimo Avenue and Padmore Avenue in Penticton. (City of Penticton photo)

Pay parking now in effect in downtown Penticton

A spot downtown will now cost you $2 per hour

New parking meters have been installed on Main Street, Ellis Street, Front Street, Nanaimo Avenue and Padmore Avenue in Penticton. (City of Penticton photo)
On the first day of his retirement, April 12, 2021, Marcel Bedard, former Salmon Arm bylaw enforcement officer, looks over a scrapbook he created of his 24 years on the job. (Lachlan Labere - Salmon Arm Observer)

Salmon Arm bylaw officer parks his parking tickets after 24 years

Despite the insults that go with the job, Marcel Bedard enjoyed his work for the city

On the first day of his retirement, April 12, 2021, Marcel Bedard, former Salmon Arm bylaw enforcement officer, looks over a scrapbook he created of his 24 years on the job. (Lachlan Labere - Salmon Arm Observer)
Triumph Coffee had hoped to create an outdoor patio space in the accessible parking stall in front of its business, but the City of Vernon has curbed those plans. (Triumph photo)

Vernon coffee shop bid for patio space curbed

Triumph wanted to expand into accessible stall but was denied

Triumph Coffee had hoped to create an outdoor patio space in the accessible parking stall in front of its business, but the City of Vernon has curbed those plans. (Triumph photo)
Vernon parking meters back in business

Vernon parking meters back in business

With local shops reopening, the city is bringing back meter enforcement July 2

Vernon parking meters back in business