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Council Meeting Highlights - May 18th, 2021

Posted on Thursday, May 20, 2021 11:45 AM

Development Permit & Variance Application:

Council approved the application from Woodsdale Store & Gas Bar for development of a one‐storey commercial building that would have a convenience store, additional commercial retail unit, and a gas bar. The variance to the Minimum Landscape Buffer,  Bottom Wood Lake Road frontage and rear yard was considered to accommodate the parking area and adequate room for vehicle movement. Although the applicants addressed Council, there was no public comment.


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Let’s Talk Poop

Posted on Thursday, May 20, 2021 03:30 AM

Back in March we announced that the liquid waste management plan (LWMP) was being amended and everyone was invited to find out more about the issues facing the community -- most importantly that the current system is nearing maximum capacity. Many took the time to watch the whiteboard animation that explained "What Happens After You Flush - Poop 101." In addition “Fact Friday” was published throughout March and April on the Let’s Talk – Lake Country online public engagement platform, to provide a...


Testing shows Wood Lake algae bloom low risk to public

Posted on Friday, May 14, 2021 06:00 PM

LAKE COUNTRY – Interior Health, the District of Lake Country and the Regional District of Central Okanagan are monitoring a large algae bloom on Wood Lake. While the bloom contains blue-green algae, testing indicates the risk to the public remains low. The water is considered safe for use.


Visitors and residents are reminded not to drink or cook using untreated water directly from lakes, ponds or wetlands due to the risk of waterborne illness. Boiling the water will not remove any toxins from...

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NOTICE of Temporary Water Outage and traffic impacts on Chase Rd at Monte Bella May 18, 2021

Posted on Friday, May 14, 2021 09:30 AM

Starting the week of May 17, 2021 work will be done to replace the watermain along Chase Road in the area of Monte Bella. Traffic will be slowed while the construction is going on.  Construction is expected to be completed before the end of July 2021 and the DLC projects page will be updated with information as the project progresses. 


There will be a temporary, scheduled water outage in the Chase Rd and Monte Bella area May 18.  Notices are being hand delivered to water customers...

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Special Council Meeting Highlights - May 11, 2021

Posted on Thursday, May 13, 2021 11:15 AM

Public Hearing:

Council heard details on the application to resolve several outstanding land issues at 16012 Oyama Road. Resolving the issues will allow the property owner to complete a subdivision in accordance with historical ALR exclusion approval and to realign OCP and zoning map boundaries to reflect existing uses and a contemplated boundary adjustment subdivision. There was no public comment.

2020 Financial Statements

Council approved the 2020 Financial Statements after a complete audit of the...