Posted on Wednesday, October 04, 2023 11:08 AM
The Regional District of Central Okanagan’s Economic Development Commission, in partnership with Tourism Kelowna, hosted RDCO board members, regional elected officials, community partners and economic development officers on an agriculture and viticulture industry familiarization tour on October 3, 2023.
Familiarization tours are a staple in the tourism and hospitality space and provide guests with firsthand experiences, immersing themselves in facilities and services so they can make informed...
Posted on Tuesday, October 03, 2023 10:15 AM
On Saturday, October 7, join the fun and celebrate the autumn harvest at B.C.'s oldest working nut farm. Enjoy live musical entertainment, heritage demonstrations and activities for the whole family. Stroll the century-old nut orchard and gather walnuts, chestnuts, buartnuts and more. This free event runs between 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., with a break in demonstrations between noon and 12:30 p.m.
- guided walks with park interpreters
- watercolour painting with supplies provided
Posted on Friday, September 29, 2023 10:02 AM
When the pagers sound, members of the Ellison Fire Department are always ready to answer the call for help. Apply today to join them.
The Ellison Fire Department is kicking off its annual fall recruitment campaign and is seeking six new recruits to join their team as paid-on-call firefighters. Prospective members must reside within an eight- kilometre radius of Station 61 at 4411 Old Vernon Road, be between the age of 19 and 65 and be in good physical condition.
“We are searching for individuals...
Posted on Thursday, September 28, 2023 11:45 AM
The Regional District of Central Okanagan offices on KLO Road in Kelowna will be closed on Monday, October 2 for the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. We look forward to serving you again at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, October 3.
- During this time any emergencies involving Regional District water systems or parks should be directed to 250-868-5299.
- Online payments, can be may be made online at rdco.com/payments.
- Regular curbside garbage, recycling and yard waste collection will take place on the...
Posted on Thursday, September 28, 2023 10:39 AM
On Saturday, September 30, Canada will observe the third annual National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, alongside Orange Shirt Day. It's a significant day that invites us all to pause and reflect on the distressing history of the residential school system in Canada, as well as the injustices faced by Indigenous communities. It's a time to honor the survivors and remember those who never made it back home.
"Truth and reconciliation is about creating a path that we can walk and heal together....