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Attending Thursday afternoon's Kelowna Community Heritage Commission meeting were, from left, Kelowna Mayor Sharon Shepherd, student researcher Ross Huyskamp, Tun Wong who lived in Kelowna's Chinatown as a child, student researcher Lindsay Amantea, North End Residents Association director Heather Rice, City of Kelowna heritage planner Maria Stanborough, and UBC history professor James Hull.

UBC students partner with City of Kelowna to recognize heritage sites

Lindsay Amantea and Ross Huyskamp, undergraduate history students at UBC's Okanagan campus, are working with the City of Kelowna's Community Heritage Commission on research projects to recognize and raise the profile of two important historical sites in downtown Kelowna. Huyskamp's research focuses on Kelowna’s historic Chinatown site -- located in the block bordered by Abbott […]