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Website provides information on Greater Vernon sports complex

The site next to Okanagan College in Coldstream is proposed for a sports complex. - Morning Star file photo
The site next to Okanagan College in Coldstream is proposed for a sports complex.
— image credit: Morning Star file photo

The Internet is playing a role in trying to convince Greater Vernon residents to support a proposed sports complex.

The Regional District of North Okanagan has added information to its website on plans for a running track and sports field next to Okanagan College.

"We are responding as we receive questions," said Tannis Nelson, community development co-ordinator.

Among the issues discussed on the website are the reasons for a facility and the impact on households if $8.5 million is borrowed during an April referendum.

The information can be found at www.rdno.ca/index.php/services/recreation/greater-vernon-parks-recreation-culture/community-sports-facility-referendum.

Look for more details in Friday's Morning Star.

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