MP Tracy Gray gave an annual update on projects and initiatives being worked on at the Federal level.  

Regional District Central Okanagan Grant Application:

Council supported the Regional District of Central Okanagan (RDCO) application to the Union of British Columbia Municipalities (UBCM) Community Emergency Preparedness Fund (CEPF) for Emergency Support Services (ESS) Training and Equipment.  

Road Closure Bylaw:

Council gave three readings to the Road Closure Bylaw (14876 Oyama Road) 1221, 2023. The road is to be closed sold and amalgamated with the property at 14876 Oyama Road.  

Council Remuneration and Expense Policy Review 2023:

Council made a resolution recognizing the Mayor of Lake Country as a full-time position. Council made a second resolution initiating the Council Remuneration Task Force to review the Mayor’s hours and remuneration.  

Notice of Motion Update:

Council reviewed the outstanding list of notice of motions and gave staff direction on each of the items listed.  

Notice of Motions:

  • Councillor Irvine made a motion that slope mitigation funding be brought forward to the February 13th, 2024, budget meeting for discussion.  
  • Councillor Brett made a motion that a letter of response be sent to the Province on behalf of Council responding to the proposed legislation on ecosystem and biodiversity health framework. 

REMINDER: 2024 Budget Town Hall will be held on January 23rd beginning at 7:00 pm