About: Wayne

Wayne has been the elected representative for Central Okanagan West since November 2014. Wayne, wife Michelle and their two Old English Mastiffs Rufus & Indiana are long-time residents of Killiney Beach in the North Westside area of Westside Road.

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Governance Committee for the North Westside

NWCA Newsletter requesting volunteers for the newly struck NWCA Governance Committee. This group will be responsible for following up on the request that an NWCA Delegation to the RDCO Board made almost three years ago and the community is still waiting for a proper response to the request made to...

Recycling… When should RDCO join the fight.

I believe that we should have been in this recycling fight and in particular the battle against single use plastics from the start of this Board term. I brought it up during Budget discussions and feel that I was completely blown off by...

Killiney Boat Launch Closed for Repairs

Sept. 16 2019 : KILLINEY BOAT LAUNCH NOW OPEN

Repairs begin at Two RDCO Boat Launches

With the busy boating season behind us, two Regional District facilities will be closed while undergoing repairs this month. First...

Lake Okanagan Resort

Board discussion on the proposal put forward by the representatives for Lake Okanagan Resort. You can tell from the Board Members questions and comments that we were looking for upgrades and repairs to the existing properties. Instead we were presented a proposal for new development with no guaranteed commitment that new...

Power Outage North Westside

Power went out in the North Westside at 3:42 PM today during a torrential downpour with lots of thunder and lightening. UPDATE: Relatively short one this time power off for about 3.5 hours, right through dinner time unfortunately....

Annual North Westside Fire BBQ Fundraiser

Congratulations on another successful BBQ Fundraiser for the North Westside Fire/Rescue. This Annual Event for the North Westside Community and the many visitors and guest we get this time of the year. The Auction raised over $21,000 for the Firefighters Society; money that comes back to the community in so many ways.

Water Quality Advisory – Westshore & Killiney Beach

The Advisory for Killiney Beach is still in effect and the Westshore System has been added to the Water Quality Advisory. See the NWCA Newsletter. August 8, 2019

Water Quality Advisory for Westshore Water System

The Regional District of Central Okanagan has issued a Water Quality Advisory for customers of the Westshore Estates water...

RDCO Water Rate Public Meeting – Killiney Beach

RDCO Release: New Water Rates Start July 1st

The Regional Board has adopted bylaws adjusting water rates for customers of the six water utilities operated by the Regional District.  The changes in both the User Fees and Asset Renewal Fees will take place on July 1st and in January 2020, 2021 and...

Killiney Beach Paved… Almost

Here is some shots of the new pavement through Killiney Beach. This should keep the dust down and make the Beach a lot healthier place to spend your leisure time. As you can see from the video a section from Hodges Road to the Pump...

Killiney Beach Restoration, Begins…

The equipment showed up and the work began. Looks like all the prep work has been done today and the paving is scheduled to start tomorrow. Long time coming but should look great when finished. The second swim float, new dock, swim grid, more parking,...

Killiney Beach Under Construction / Rehab

Equipment showed up on Killiney Beach this morning to begin the final restoration of the road and beach sites. The plan is to see the roadway paved to control the dust issue that has plagued beach goers forever. Along with the road improvement the beach sites will be finished and we should...

SILGA Convention 2019 – Southern Interior Local Government Association

The SILGA Convention is an annual get together by local government elected officials from the Southern Interior of BC. The purpose is to network with fellow legislators and to prepare resolutions for the Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM) convention latter this year. Proposed resolutions are listed below and represent local government wants...

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