Posted on Friday, November 03, 2023 09:27 AM
With the great autumn weather upon us, you still have time to get your yard cleaned up before winter.
Bi-weekly fall yard waste pickup ends Saturday, December 30. That is the last day in the Central Okanagan for the curbside yard waste pickup program until collection resumes March 1, 2024.
Residents are reminded to put yard waste out for collection by 7 a.m. on the morning of your regular garbage day. Please do not overload your carts (maximum weight 100 kg) and ensure the lid can close to...
Posted on Thursday, November 02, 2023 03:00 PM
Administrative Overhead policy review
The Regional Board received an update from the Director of Financial Services and supported an amendment to the Administrative Overhead Policy to better align the allocation of costs with the services provided across the region. The amended policy will be brought back...
Posted on Thursday, November 02, 2023 02:29 PM
Loyal Wooldridge, RDCO Board Chair, and Kevin Kraft, RDCO Vice-Chair
Following a secret ballot vote at today’s Regional District of Central Okanagan Board meeting, directors re-elected Loyal Wooldridge to serve as the Board Chair. This is Wooldridge’s third year as the Board Chair, succeeding Gail Given in 2021.
“I’m grateful for the vote of confidence from my peers. With the challenges our communities have faced recently, including recovery following the Grouse Complex wildfire and impeding...
Posted on Tuesday, October 31, 2023 01:04 PM
Muttley enjoys a snowy game of fetch at Kopje Regional Park.
Dog owners in the District of Lake Country have cause for ap-paws with the return of seasonal use of two regional parks.
Between November 1, 2023, to the end of March 2024, the RDCO will allow off-leash use in Kopje Regional Park and on-leash use in Kaloya Regional Park, with the exception of the beach and playground areas. The program increases year-round access to parks where dogs are not usually permitted and aligns with the Regional...
Posted on Tuesday, October 31, 2023 09:18 AM
A portion of Black Mountain - sntsk'il'ntən Regional Park will be closed beginning Wednesday, November 1 for trail restoration. The Swainson Road parking lot will be closed along with a section of the sntsk'il'ntən Trail. Construction crews will be working on trail restoration, grading and resurfacing the trail. Closures will be in place weekdays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. until November 10.
Signage and barricades will be in place during the closure. Please adhere to construction signage and worker...