Posted on Friday, August 19, 2022 02:32 PM
The Heat warning issued earlier this week has been removed with anticipated unsettled weather systems for the Central Okanagan.
Please keep this info from Prepared BC as part of your family emergency preparedness - http://ow.ly/cHkA50Koc8O
Posted on Thursday, August 18, 2022 02:17 PM
The Hollywood Road south parking area servicing the Mission Creek Greenway recreational trail will be closed for most of the day tomorrow (Friday, August 19). It’s anticipated the lot will be open again after approximately 5 p.m.
Heavy equipment will be staging in the parking lot as part of the upstream repairs to the Greenway trail and three bridges that were damaged during the spring freshet.
For everyone’s safety please stay out of the parking area while it is closed.
The Regional District offers...
Posted on Thursday, August 18, 2022 12:40 PM
When the pagers sound, members of Joe Rich Fire Rescue members are always ready to answer the call for help!
If you’d like to join them, they’d welcome hearing from you during two upcoming recruitment information sessions:
Wednesday, September 7 / Thursday, September 8
7 - 8 p.m.
Joe Rich fire hall,
Stn. 51 meeting room
11481 Highway 33
A short presentation will outline how Joe Rich fire department members are committed to serving their neighbours with First Medical Response and fire suppression...
Posted on Wednesday, August 17, 2022 08:51 AM
There are several opportunities to celebrate the seasonal spawning return of the Okanagan Lake land-locked salmon.
Welcome the Kokanee
The free Welcome the Kokanee event goes at Hardy Falls Regional Park, Saturday, August 27 from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
RDCO Park interpreters will be on hand with displays and information about the life cycle of Kokanee salmon. Join a small group for a guided walk along Deep Creek, as the fresh-water cousins of the sockeye, return to spawn. Or challenge your...
Posted on Tuesday, August 16, 2022 02:55 PM
Environment and Climate Change Canada's has issued another heat warning in the Central Okanagan for later this week.http://ow.ly/vgrL50Klm2e