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Resume normal irrigation

Posted on Wednesday, June 28, 2023 04:35 PM


Effective 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 28 all properties connected to the Winfield Okanagan Centre Water System, including farms, can resume normal irrigation practices.

Monday, June 26 it was necessary to enact temporary restrictions on irrigation for all properties within the Winfield Okanagan Centre Water System.

After 5:00 p.m. residential properties can turn their irrigation systems back on so watering can be done between dusk and dawn; and farmers...

Public Notice: Do Not Irrigate

Posted on Monday, June 26, 2023 09:49 AM

Effective immediately (9:30 a.m. Monday, June 26) the District of Lake Country is issuing a DO NOT IRRIGATE for all properties connected to the Winfield Okanagan Centre Water System, including farms. (See attached map)

This action is necessary due to a recent significant rainfall event in the upper watershed, which has resulted in increased turbidity levels. As a result, the District is relying solely on Okanagan Lake source to supply the water system and avoid issuance of a boil water notice. The...

Regular Council Meeting Highlights - June 20, 2023

Posted on Friday, June 23, 2023 12:23 PM

Zoning Amendment:

Public hearing was held for Council to hear from the public on the application to rezone the property at 11470 Bond Road, from RR2 - Rural Residential 2 to RR3 - Rural Residential 3, to facilitate a 3-lot subdivision. There were no comments from the public however Council did hear from the applicant. Following the public hearing Council gave third reading to the zoning amendment bylaw.  


Dev Fraser and Mandy Hicks members of Walk Around Lake Country presented an update to...

Lake Country receives Canadian Award for Financial Reporting eight years running

Posted on Friday, June 23, 2023 10:29 AM

Lake Country, BC – Lake Country’s annual financial report for the year ended December 31, 2021 was awarded the Canadian Award for Financial Reporting by Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA).  

“The Finance team was happy to add another medallion to the plaque they received eight years ago and have been adding a new medallion badge to ever since.  We’re very proud that Lake Country has received this award from a professional organization that serves over 19...

Water Quality Advisory LIFTED June 19, 2023 on Coral Beach Water System

Posted on Monday, June 19, 2023 04:24 PM

The District of Lake Country, in conjunction with Interior Health, has LIFTED the recent Water Quality Advisory (in place since May 9, 2023) for customers on the Coral Beach Water System, effective immediately.

Recent testing and monitoring has shown water quality has improved and disinfection (chlorine) levels have recovered.

For more information, please visit the District website at or contact the District at 250-766-6677. You can also contact the Interior Health...