Regular Council Meeting Highlight - October 5, 2021

Posted on Thursday, October 07, 2021 11:07 AM


Lynn Fanelli, Executive Director of the Lake Country Heritage and Cultural Society presented to Council highlights of the 2021 annual report. 

Development Permit & Development Variance Permit:

Council approved the development permit at 9960 & 9970 Bottom Wood Lake Road along with two variances that will accommodate the landscaping plan. The applicant is planning to construct a 196 residential development that will include a large affordable housing component.

Land Use Contract...

2021 Public Notice of Permissive Tax Exemptions

Posted on Thursday, October 07, 2021 09:39 AM

Pursuant to Section 227 (1) & (2) of the Community Charter, the Council of the District of Lake Country will be considering adoption of Tax Exemption Amendment Bylaw 1165, 2021 which amends Tax Exemption Bylaw 1069, 2018. The meeting of Council is to be held October 19, 2021 at 7:00 pm in the Council Chambers, Lake Country Municipal Hall. For more information, please contact Felicia Grundle, Financial Analyst 250-766-5650.


The Council of the District of Lake Country will be considering...

Big Daddy Tazz

Agency Launches Mental Health Services with Comedy Shows

Posted on Wednesday, October 06, 2021 02:19 PM

Lake Country, BC – Local organizations are working to improve mental health services in the Lake Country and Kelowna area. Lake Country Health is partnering with Creekside Theatre to bring in speakers and film series this year that will address a variety of mental health issues facing our community, with the aim of helping reduce stigma and building the coping skills people need to live better lives.

To launch the series, the organizations are bringing Big Daddy Tazz, the nationally syndicated comedian...



Posted on Tuesday, October 05, 2021 01:52 PM

Fall is here! The weather is getting cooler, and the leaves are changing colors. Fall also brings on what many might not think about -- most visitors and tourists have left the community. Lake Country businesses rely heavily on locals from throughout the central Okanagan along with visitors and tourist in order to be successful.

The month of August was difficult for businesses throughout the Okanagan. Not only because of COVID restrictions but the smoke from the wildfires adversely impacted what...

Open Burning Permits start October 1

Posted on Wednesday, September 29, 2021 01:30 PM

Starting this Friday, open burning permits will be available for eligible Lake Country property owners. 

Qualifying property owners that meet the requirements of the local fire protection bylaw are eligible to obtain a permit by applying online or in-person at Lake Country Municipal Hall (10150 Bottom Wood Lake Rd.)  or LCFD Fire Administration (10575 Okanagan Centre Rd. East) from 8:30am Friday, October 1, 2021.

Property owners with an open burning permit are also required...