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Seasonal dog park program returns Nov 2023

Posted on Wednesday, November 01, 2023 11:11 AM

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 District’s strategic priorities.

“We are pleased to offer...

Public Notice of Road Closure and Land Sale

Posted on Thursday, October 26, 2023 10:45 AM

(14876 Oyama Rd) Bylaw 1216, 2023

The District is proposing to close a section of road and sell it to the adjacent property owner (see plans EPP130243 and EPP130244).

•  Purchaser is: Nicole Gentner

•  The sale is a transfer of the land in Fee Simple

•  The District will receive $75,600.00 for the land

•  Those who consider they are affected by the road closure bylaw may make representation at the Regular Council Meeting at 7:00 pm November 7, 2023.

View this Public Notice complete with maps

Xeriscape garden collaboration gets recognition from BC Communities in Bloom

Posted on Monday, October 23, 2023 03:54 PM

The Little Piece of Lake Country garden has been evolving since it was first installed as a Canada 150 feature garden in 2017 on the northeast corner of the property at Lakewood Mall, visible from Highway 97 across from Parkway Gas. With the significant efforts of the Lake Country Garden Club in collaboration with the District of Lake Country Parks team, it has now become a feature example xeriscape garden with a pollinator hotel.

BC Communities in Bloom (CiB) director Heather Doheny recently...

Regular Council Meeting Highlights - October 17, 2023

Posted on Friday, October 20, 2023 04:59 PM

Wildfire Community Appreciation:

Residents are invited to stop by the Winfield Arena (front lobby) to view notes of appreciation and artwork the community kindly dropped off throughout and after the wildfires. “Thank you” two-minute video can be seen here.  

Lake Country Heritage and Cultural Society:

Lynn Fanelli, Executive Director provided Council with an annual update.  

Tax Exemption Bylaw 1213, 2023:

Council adopted the tax exemption bylaw 1213, 2013. Details on properties that qualify for the tax...

Can you help us with the "Case of the Missing Park Signs"?

Posted on Thursday, October 19, 2023 05:02 PM

Lake Country, BC  -- Park users have been wondering what happened at Jack Seaton Park and why the maps and wayfinding signs have been removed from two of the information kiosks and a number of trail marking posts throughout the park.

Members of Walk Around Lake Country (WALC) were upset to note that 45 signs have gone missing.  The signs were placed as part of a larger wayfinding project spearheaded by WALC that was funded by a federal Healthy Communities Initiative grant and the Rotary Club of...