North Okanagan Regional District

(Bob Fleming photo)
The Regional District of North Okanagan is in talks with Electoral Area B and C neighbourhoods regarding the potential to extend a future community sewer system to include their properties. (Bob Fleming photo)

More neighbourhoods could be added to new North Okanagan sewer system

Switches from septic to sewer would likely increase development, housing density, the RDNO says

 

The washrooms under construction on the Okanagan Rail Trail in Coldstream were vandalized overnight Monday, Feb. 15. (Regional District of North Okanagan photo)

Okanagan Rail Trail washrooms vandalized

Coldstream washrooms spray painted while under construction

 

Fall is a busy season for disposing of yard and garden waste, and the Regional District of North Okanagan is sharing tips on how to keep useable materials out of landfills. (File photo)

Compost your own waste materials – Regional District of North Okanagan

RDNO shares tips on how to keep your yard and garden waste out of local landfills

 

Construction on a washroom building for the Okanagan Rail Trail between Westkal Road and Kickwillie Loop is set to begin Monday, July 13. (RDNO design photo)

Building to begin on Okanagan Rail Trail washroom

Project starts Monday, July 13, in Coldstream between Westkal Road and Kickwillie Loop

Construction on a washroom building for the Okanagan Rail Trail between Westkal Road and Kickwillie Loop is set to begin Monday, July 13. (RDNO design photo)
The Regional District of North Okanagan board has delayed implementation of a food scraps ban program for six months to provide relief for due to COVID-19. (Black Press file)

North Okanagan regional district board delays food scraps ban

Move is to help businesses and organizations during pandemic

The Regional District of North Okanagan board has delayed implementation of a food scraps ban program for six months to provide relief for due to COVID-19. (Black Press file)
The Regional District of North Okanagan’s finances are in good shape following a recent audit. (File photo)

North Okanagan regional district’s finances in great shape

Audit shows RDNO finished 2019 under budget with plenty in reserves

The Regional District of North Okanagan’s finances are in good shape following a recent audit. (File photo)
Full daytime trail closures will be in place from Kickwillie (on the Coldstream side of the trail) at kilometre 2.5 to south of Kekuli Bay Park at kilometre 12.5 while the Regional District of North Okanagan continues its erosion mitigation and construction efforts. (RDNO)

Okanagan Rail Trail closures expand near Vernon

10 kilometres of pathway will have full daytime closures in effect to complete erosion mitigation

Full daytime trail closures will be in place from Kickwillie (on the Coldstream side of the trail) at kilometre 2.5 to south of Kekuli Bay Park at kilometre 12.5 while the Regional District of North Okanagan continues its erosion mitigation and construction efforts. (RDNO)
BX Elementary School is set to have sewer services provided by the City of Vernon. (Contributed)

BX Elementary to receive City of Vernon sewer services

Mayor says the school will be required to join the City of Vernon

BX Elementary School is set to have sewer services provided by the City of Vernon. (Contributed)