Lights out for BX homes

Regional District of North Okanagan performing system maintenance in North BX Wednesday, resulting in planned power outage...

B.C. Hydro will conduct a planned power outage in the north BX area Wednesday so the Regional District of North Okanagan can perform system maintenance.

“This power outage will impact one of Greater Vernon water utility’s pump stations in the affected area,” said Al Cotsworth, with RDNO.

“We request that residents in the affected areas not use water during this period, as it will aid the utility in bringing the water system back on-line more efficiently after the electrical works are finished.”

The power outage will start at 9 a.m. and it is expected to end by 3 p.m. Wednesday.

The following areas will be affected:

Apple Lane

Baker Hogg Road – Just South of L&A Road  to just north of Glenhayes Road

Brentwood Road – West side of road

Bryden Road

Clover Road

Cools Road – Herry Road to L&A Road

Dedecker Road – L&A Road to Silver Star Road

Duncan Rd

East Vernon Road – Silver Star Road to south of Brentwood Road

Gibbs Road

Glenhayes Road

Grey Canal Road

Herry Road – East side of road from Apple Lane to north of Mulberry Road

Kruger Road

L&A Road – Dedecker Road to just south of Baker Hogg Road

Mckoryk Road

McLennan Road – L&A Road to just north of Grey Canal Road

Mulberry Road

Rimer Rd – Apple Lane to L&A Road

Rugg Road

Silver Star Road – Barker Road to Blackcomb Way

Star Road – South of Marmot Court

“We realize that this temporary service interruption may cause some inconvenience and we thank you in advance for your co-operation,” said Cotsworth.

For more information, call 250-550-3700 or visit