Posted on Wednesday, February 23, 2022 01:20 PM
It may feel a little chilly for gardening season just yet, but yard waste collection is back on! Starting Tuesday March 1, all residents receiving curbside garbage/recycling collection will also benefit from yard waste pick up every two weeks until the end of December.
Waste Reduction Facilitator Rae Stewart says, “Now is the time to look inside your yard waste cart. Make sure to take out any materials that don’t belong and may have landed in there by mistake over the winter months - things like...
Posted on Wednesday, February 23, 2022 08:35 AM
What will Kalamoir Regional Park look like in 2042?
Central Okanagan residents are invited to help the Regional District of Central Okanagan draft a new plan to guide management of the 27.6-hectare waterfront park.
Visit yoursay.rdco.com to get involved and complete a survey, sharing how you use the park now and your thoughts on what priorities the RDCO should consider in the new park management plan. The survey is open until March 15. If you create a yoursay.rdco.com account, you...
Posted on Thursday, February 17, 2022 12:16 PM
The Regional Board has adopted a new Procedures bylaw. This bylaw updates the previous one from 2010 and reflects changes regarding electronic meetings and participation, clarified and simplified language and aligns with Provincial legislation.
The Regional Board is participating in scheduled workshops to assist in developing an effective, coordinated framework for advancing its Strategic Priorities when advocating for funding...
Posted on Friday, February 11, 2022 01:07 PM
The Regional District of Central Okanagan (RDCO) is developing a Central Okanagan Poverty and Wellness Strategy (COPAWS) to provide a coordinated action for poverty reduction in the region.
All residents are invited to participate by completing a community survey. The survey encourages people to share their stories, experiences, and thoughts on how to best address critical needs in the region and help people out of poverty.
The survey is available online at rdco.com/povertyandwellness until February...
Posted on Thursday, February 10, 2022 02:59 PM
The Regional Board has received an update on efforts by the RDCO Resiliency and Recovery Centre to assist residents impacted by last summer’s White Rock Lake wildfire. Geo-technical information and a presentation was also provided about two post-wildfire hazardous conditions assessments which are available at rdco.com/recovery. The Board supports submitting funding applications to Emergency Management BC to continue efforts to assist and support residents and property...