Posted on Wednesday, December 08, 2021 01:33 PM
Starting January 1, 2022 it will cost slightly more to dispose of garbage at the Westside Residential Waste Disposal and Recycling Center on Asquith Road in West Kelowna.
This increase approved by the Regional Board earlier this fall is to help cover increased transport expenses and a tipping fee increase at the City of Kelowna’s Glenmore Landfill where all material in the region is disposed of.
The Westside Residential Waste Disposal and Recycling Centre, which serves residents in West Kelowna,...
Posted on Wednesday, December 08, 2021 12:05 PM
The Regional Board approved the framework for a governance and services study for the Central Okanagan West electoral area.
The framework as outlined in the Terms of Reference will be used to guide the study process which is expected to see a final report delivered by the end of September next year.
Next steps include:
- Developing a Request for Proposals seeking an independent, private consultant with experience in the governance and services studies to work with an appointed Study Committee to deliver...
Posted on Tuesday, December 07, 2021 01:24 PM
The Regional Board approves the Ministry of Municipal Affairs Terms of Reference to guide a governance and services study for Central Okanagan West with an emphasis on North Westside communities. A Request for Proposal will be developed to contract an experienced, independent consultant to help a study committee facilitate community involvement and provide a completed report by the end of September 2022. The Ministry has provided a $60,000 Restructure Planning...
Posted on Tuesday, December 07, 2021 11:58 AM
When you take down your natural Christmas tree after the holidays, dispose of it in an eco-friendly way and have it chipped.
The RDCO Waste Reduction Office recommends giving your tree another life by dropping it off at one of the many free and convenient Chip It locations. The tree will then be chipped and composted into a nutrient rich compost called GlenGrow available at various locations, including the Glenmore Landfill.
Make sure to remove all decorations and tinsel before recycling your tree,...
Posted on Monday, December 06, 2021 11:44 AM
Typically, these facilities are available starting in late December or early January when there are consistent freezing temperatures.
Information on the status of each outdoor ice rink is available and updated at 250-469-6300.
For everyone’s safety, those using these outdoor skating rinks are asked to follow the latest COVID-19 public health guidelines.
Regional District parks...