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RDCO Air Quality Program offers free Radon Test Kits

This is a chance to test for Radon in your home. I have applied for one, always wondered knowing Radon is prevalent in the Okanagan. I will let you know how my test in lower Killiney Beach goes. See the Media article for free test kits. Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas. It's produced...

Okanagan Lake’s ‘full pool’ target hasn’t changed for decades, but maybe it should

This was an interesting piece from the media. InfoTel News  Rob Munro  August 20 2020 • 7:30 AM Okanagan Lake’s 'full pool' target hasn’t changed for decades, but maybe it should (the Okanagan Basin Water Board and Regional District of the Central Okanagan asking for their support...) Castanet.net Wayne Moore - Aug 25, 2020 / 2:46 pm Peachland believes...

Fintry Park Users & Delta Residents Need Fix for Safety Issues

200806 - I met today with senior representatives from Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure & BC Parks regarding the traffic flow, signage and parking issues at the entrance to Fintry Park/Campground. We all agreed that there were serious issues and relatively simple solutions.
  1. Change the traffic pattern/flow on Fintry Delta Road: It...

Westshore Water System Flushing Alert

Public Service Announcement August 5, 2020  Flushing Planned for Westshore Estates Water System Customers of the Regional District Westshore Estates water system should be aware of plans to flush water mains. Starting Thursday, August 6 through Friday, August 14, RDCO Engineering Services staff will be flushing mains weekdays between the hours of 8:00 am and...

RDCO Reopens the Office to the Public

News Release July 29, 2020

Your Choice: Online, Email, Phone or safe in-person visits

With the provincial COVID-19 Restart guidelines, the Regional District is providing limited, in-person service from its main KLO Road building in Kelowna. While public visits are available weekdays between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm, residents are encouraged whenever possible to save time...

Power Outage North Westside – Windy Day

The power went out for a couple of hour in the North Westside. At 3:16 pm during the wind and rain part of the passing thunder cell the power went out, crew was assigned quickly and I barely had time to start the...

Message from RDCO on the NWFR Situation

As many of the issues currently plaguing the NWFR most are HR in nature and therefore confidential and dealt with in confidential meetings and In Camera sessions for the Board. As a result very little accurate information is available.  I have received  some Key Points from the RDCO on NWFR that I...