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Kelowna rickshaw company expands as business increases – Okanagan
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Kelowna rickshaw company expands as business increases – Okanagan

A Kelowna man who’s been in the rickshaw driving business since 2013 has recently expanded his fleet, after he noticed an increase in demand from tourists and locals alike. Dan Power has been driving a rickshaw cart since he was 17 years old. The dream all started back in Halifax, Nova Scotia after seeing someone pulling around people behind a wooden cart. Power worked as a rickshaw driver in Halifax before started his own business in Kelowna in 2020, calling it ‘Power Rickshaw.’ For Power and his passengers, it’s been relatively smooth riding ever since.“I just love seeing so many people on the streets having fun and enjoying the Okanagan,” describes Power.“We have locals coming out and enjoying themselves and we’re seeing them week after week, and then there’s people that come f...