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Lake Country students challenge others to clean-up their community

Posted on Wednesday, April 03, 2024 02:21 PM

Lake Country students challenge others to clean-up their community

Lake Country, BC  Looking ahead to Earth Day on Monday, April 22, 2024 and recognizing April is designated as Community Clean-Up Month in the Central Okanagan, students at George Elliot Secondary School (GESS) and Ecole H.S. Grenda Middle School (HMS) in Lake Country are planning a special clean-up challenge event for the morning of Saturday, April 27th. They challenge students elsewhere in the region to do the same.

Students at GESS...

map of water quality advisory area on Clement Rd and Bottom Wood Lake Road

Water Quality Advisory March 28, 2024

Posted on Thursday, March 28, 2024 02:14 PM

In cooperation with the Interior Health Authority, the District of Lake Country has issued a Water Quality Advisory for customers on the attached map.

“Interior Health recommends that children, the elderly, people with weakened immune systems and anyone seeking additional protection drink boiled water or a safe alternative until further notice.  For these at-risk populations, water intended for drinking, washing fruits or vegetables, making juice or ice, or brushing teeth should be boiled for...

Lake Country Fire Department hosts Junior Firefighter Bootcamp over Spring Break

Posted on Friday, March 22, 2024 08:15 PM

Lake Country, BC  Senior students from throughout the Okanagan spend a week of spring break on first response skills training

The Lake Country Fire Department coordinated a Junior Firefighter Bootcamp for senior high school students throughout the region during the first week of spring break.  Grade 11 and 12 students from George Elliot, Mount Boucherie, Immaculata, Rutland and Vernon Secondary schools were immersed in what it is like to be a firefighter as part of a team of skilled first...

Pretty Road Improvement Project starts Monday, March 25

Posted on Friday, March 22, 2024 10:00 AM

Pretty Road between Middleton Road South and 100m west of Oceola Road will be closed to through traffic Monday, March 25 to September 6, 2024. 

Detours will include:

  • Hwy 97 and Robinson Road
  • Oceola Rd, OK Centre Road East and Robinson Road.    

As part of the District of Lake Country’s Mobility Improvement Program, the Pretty Road Improvements Project will take place March-September 2024. During the project Pretty Rd from Middleton Rd. S. to 100m west of Oceola Rd will be CLOSED to through traffic. The...

Regular Council Meeting Highlights - March 19, 2024

Posted on Friday, March 22, 2024 07:30 AM

 Financial Plan

Council adopted the five-year financial plan that includes the 2024 budget Visit Let’s Talk – Lake Country for full details on the budget.  

Development Permit with Variance

Council approved the Development Permit with a Variance at 10660 Highway 97. The development permit allows for the applicant to construct a 76-unit townhouse development. The variance accommodates the building height to increase from 2 storeys to 3 storeys.  

Official Community Plan (OCP) 2018-2038 Amendments

Council...