May → November 2017

Phase 1 - Housing Research

Development of the Housing Needs Assessment which identifies current and future housing needs.
November 2017 → January 2018

Phase 2 - Engage Public and Stakeholders

Engagement Phase 1 - Online engagement will occur from November 21 to January 15, 2018 to hear from citizens on the draft recommendations and identify gaps.

A stakeholder workshop will also occur in early December to discuss key actions and partnership opportunities.
January → April 2018

Phase 3 - Develop and Priortize Actions

During this time, development of the Healthy Housing Strategy will occur. The Healthy Housing Strategies will include actions to positively impact the housing challenges in Kelowna.
May 2018

Phase 5 - Engage Public and Stakeholders

Engagement phase 2 - Online engagement will occur from May 4 to 14, 2018 to hear from citizens on proposed actions. Information session May 9, 4-6:30 at the Ramada Hotel (2170 Harvey Ave.).
May → June 2018

Phase 4 - Finalize Healthy Housing Strategy

Draft Healthy Housing Strategy brought forward to Council for endorsement consideration and then begin implementation of the housing actions.