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Power Outage Chronology – North Westside

Apparently the wind storm we had this morning has caused havoc with BC Hydro. The power went off in Killiney Beach and the rest of the North Westside at 12:16 pm Oct 17 and is still off at 5:30 pm when this post is going out. The cause is listed as tree...

Union of British Columbia Municipalities – U.B.C.M. Conferance

I attended the Annual Union of British Columbia Municipalities Convention in Vancouver from September 25 - 29 2017. This is an annual opportunity for local elected officials to network with each other as well as our Provincial counterparts from across British Columbia. As well as the networking opportunities there are many Study...

North Westside – Services & Issues Survey – Please Complete

North Westside Services Review The RDCO has hired a consultant to conduct an independent review of the services provided to communities in the North Westside.  The survey and accompanying documents have been prepared by EcoPlan International associate, Paul Siggers. Who should take this survey? "All seasonal and permanent residents of the North Westside Communities that...

Killiney Beach Water Interruption … Thursday July 20

Killiney Beach Water Interruption

The Regional District of Central Okanagan advises Killiney Beach water system customers of a planned water interruption. This is necessary to replace a water-main above Westside Road. The work is scheduled for this Thursday, July 20th from 8:00 AM until 4:00 PM (Time water service is restored is estimated and...

Lake Level / Debris Removale & Evacuation Order Lifted

The level of Okanagan Lake was recorded as 342.703 m above sea level on July 18, down 1.1 centimeters from July 17.

Final Evacuation Orders Lifted for Okanagan Lake Flooding

Evacuation Orders have been rescinded for five properties in the Killiney Beach area of the Central Okanagan...

Latest Beach Videos – Post Flooding

Here is what Killiney Beach looks like from behind the barricades.

RDCO announced yesterday that Killiney Beach Park and the boat launch will not be opening for this summer season. I am getting many calls and emails from residents expressing their disappointment and dissatisfaction with the response from...

Power Outage – Westside Road

The power was out again along Westside Road in the Central Okanagan Regional District. The reported cause was a wire down and the power was out from approximatly 7:30 pm and came back on at 11:45 pm. Hopefully when the three phase feed from the north is completed this stretch of Westside...