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Lake Country residents invited to provide input on their community at casual arts event

Posted on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 09:00 PM

Lake Country Residents invited to gather June 7th to celebrate community and talk about growth

Lake Country, BC - On June 7th at 7pm, Lake Country residents will gather forOn Point: Choosing Our Future in Lake Country, a casual evening of meaningful community conversation themed around what residents love about Lake Country and the local challenges relating to growth and change in the community.

On Point will kick off several community engagement sessions throughout the summer as part of the District's...

Reminder: Pioneer Park CLOSED

Posted on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 09:00 PM

As the flooding emergency in the Central Okanagan approaches the one-month mark, officials are urging the public to be alert to a variety of health and safety hazards caused by high water levels.Since someone cut through the temporary fencing put in place to make it obvious that Pioneer Park was CLOSED, Moduloc fencing and signage were installed May 30th to reinforce the following:- Parents are asked to keep children out of dirty shallow water to prevent any health risks posed by standing water.-...

Lake Country back to regular irrigation schedule

Posted on Monday, May 29, 2017 09:00 PM

Agricultural irrigation is back in operation. Residential irrigation is back to status quo with odd/even watering schedules that are the norm at this time of year.

As a result of flooding and impacts to the water intake infrastructure, on May 8th the District of Lake Country issued an Urgent Water Notice advising that citizens should restrict their water use to domestic use only with no outdoor irrigation. Then May 17th that restriction was eased and domestic water users were requested to irrigate...

Okanagan Centre Safe Harbour regional boat launch now CLOSED

Posted on Monday, May 29, 2017 09:00 PM

As Okanagan Lake continues to rise, the Regional District has now closed its final two boat launches.Okanagan Centre Safe Harbour Regional Park on Okanagan Centre Road West in Lake Country is closed as it is no longer safe to use the launch and dock infrastructure.� The protected harbor is open for boaters that may need to seek shelter from high winds and inclement weather.�As well, the small boat launch and dock located at Fintry Community Park Access #1 at the end of Fintry Delta Road is now closed...

Lake Country 2017 By-election candidates named

Posted on Thursday, May 18, 2017 09:00 PM

Nomination packages filed for Carr's Landing and Oyama wards

Lake Country is holding a By-election June 24th for the Council member seat in the Carr's Landing Ward. The Oyama Council member seat will be acclaimed with only one candidate filing nomination papers by the 4:00pm, Friday, May 19th deadline.

The following individuals have declared their candidacy by filing nomination papers:

Carr's Landing Ward

Barnes, D. Oscar

de Vries, Joanne

Lambert, Jeanette

Oyama Ward

McKenzie, Todd

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