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Emergency water shut down - East Bench of Oyama

Posted on Thursday, August 24, 2023 01:57 PM

A temporary shut down of the water main for the east bench of Oyama is required to allow crews to change out a fitting due to a mainline leak. The shut down will occur from 3:30pm - 5pm on Thursday, Aug 24.  Please the map below for properties that will be affected.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your cooperation during this temporary water interruption.   

Community Message from Mayor Ireland

Posted on Tuesday, August 22, 2023 12:38 PM

Saturday night I had the opportunity to tour areas of our community that have been impacted by the Lake Country Wildfire. It’s hard to put in words how I felt as I looked at where the fires continued to burn.

The fires came so close to many homes – but were saved by our unrelenting team of fire professionals. These men and women have worked long shifts, climbed rugged terrain, endured hot weather and gusty winds, all while being away from their loved ones with some of them evacuated from their...

Important Information for the week of August 21-25

Posted on Sunday, August 20, 2023 04:23 PM

Please note that due to the Lake Country Wildfires the following services will either be limited or not available throughout the week of August 21st to August 25th.

Curbside Collection:

    • Recycling and garbage collection will continue in all areas not under Alert or Evacuation
    • Yard waste collection will be halted until further notice.

Activity Programming:

    • District of Lake Country activity programming is cancelled the week of August 21-25. Cancellations include all activities including fitness classes,...

Transportation & Accommodation

Posted on Friday, August 18, 2023 04:08 PM

 *Transportation will be available at 5pm today from Beasley to Kal Tire Place free of charge.

Beasley Community Centre and GESS will NOT remain open over the evening. Evacuees must register online at:

and check in at either of the following locations:
◾️ Kal Tire Place, 3445 43rd Avenue in Vernon
◾️ Prospera Place, 1223 Water Street in Kelowna

Please stay safe. If you are experiencing an emergency, please call 911. 

Lake Country Fire

Posted on Friday, August 18, 2023 11:14 AM

Lake Country B.C.  –  Properties in various areas of Lake Country have been placed under Evacuation Order as crews respond to fires throughout Lake Country. These properties have been tactically evacuated by emergency responders.

Evacuees and anyone under alert should register online at Evacuees are encouraged to find temporary lodging with family and friends. Beasley Community Centre located at 3450 Woodsdale Road is open for anyone needing shelter. Small pets caged or...