April is Community clean-up month
Posted on Friday, March 24, 2023 11:00 AM
April 1 marks the official kick off to Community clean-up month, and you too can get involved!
This annual program of the Regional District of Central Okanagan Waste Reduction Office encourages you do some light spring cleaning in your neighborhood.
The RDCO Waste Reduction Office supports Community clean-up month by supplying clean-up gear to participants:
Once your cleanup is complete, the Waste Reduction Office can also arrange to have the trash you collect picked up.
Committees and Board of Variance members sought
Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2023 08:11 AM
The Regional Board has recently established several advisory bodies and is accepting applications from potential members.
Board of Variance
The new Board of Variance is seeking three (3) members to serve from within the Central Okanagan East and Central Okanagan West electoral areas. Interested residents that live in the two electoral areas are welcome to inquire about membership to the Board of Variance. For more details and information, please email email@example.com.
RDCO honours Al Horning
Posted on Wednesday, March 22, 2023 12:21 PM
The Canadian flag at the RDCO office has been lowered to half-mast today to mark the passing of Al Horning who served on behalf of our community as a Member of Parliament, Member of the Legislative Assembly, City of Kelowna Councillor and Regional Board Director.
Al was a member of the Regional Board, appointed by the City of Kelowna from 1981 to 1988.
“Al was dedicated in his service to the residents of our city and region. His years of contribution are a testament to his care for the growth and...
Wilson's Landing Fire recruitment information
Posted on Monday, March 20, 2023 11:07 AM
Anyone living along Westside Road between Traders Cove and Shelter Cove and interested in joining the Wilson’s Landing Fire Department is encouraged to attend an information session at Station 42 on April 3 at 18:30. The firehall is located at 2396 Westside Road North.
- Get involved in helping your neighbours by becoming a paid-on-call firefighter
- Learn about the department’s firefighting, fire prevention and first medical response programs
- See department firefighting apparatus and take the...
Regional Board meeting highlights - Mar. 16
Posted on Friday, March 17, 2023 02:24 PM
Financial Plan presentation and review
The Regional Board received a presentation on the RDCO’s draft 2023-2027 Financial Plan. It totals almost $61.5-million, which includes over $13.2-million in debt with the Municipal Finance Authority on behalf of local governments and the Okanagan Regional Library. The tax impact for the average property owner varies depending on location and services received from the regional district. Links to financial details is available at yoursay.rdco.com. Final...