Wastewater treatment

(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 District of Lake Country wants residents to get engaged in the process of creating a new liquid waste management plan. To that end, a staff member wearing a poop emoji costume went for a around town to spread awareness Thursday, March 11, 2021. (Contributed)

Poop emoji spotted in Lake Country sparks talk of waste management

Input wanted in new wastewater plan as district’s sewer system nears max capacity

 

Wastewater that usually ends up in the MacKay reservoir will be pumped into Okanagan Lake again this year. (City of Vernon photo)

Vernon to direct reclaimed wastewater into Okanagan Lake

Reclaimed water discharged 7 km from Kin Beach after reservoir reaches capacity

 

City of Vernon Mayor Victor Cumming, communications manager Christy Poirier and Vernon Water Reclamation Centre manager Serge Kozin announced the city’s plan to redirect reclaimed water into Okanagan Lake Monday, Jan. 20, 2020 at City Hall. (Caitlin Clow - Vernon Morning Star)

$55K consultation fees for Vernon to dump effluent in lake

Savings from pumping reclaimed water to reservoir to cover costs

City of Vernon Mayor Victor Cumming, communications manager Christy Poirier and Vernon Water Reclamation Centre manager Serge Kozin announced the city’s plan to redirect reclaimed water into Okanagan Lake Monday, Jan. 20, 2020 at City Hall. (Caitlin Clow - Vernon Morning Star)
Venon’s reclaimed water to flow into Okanagan Lake; public invited to tour treatment plant

Venon’s reclaimed water to flow into Okanagan Lake; public invited to tour treatment plant

Public invited to tours of Vernon Wastewater Reclamation Centre this Saturday

Venon’s reclaimed water to flow into Okanagan Lake; public invited to tour treatment plant
City of Vernon to flow treated sewage into Okanagan Lake

City of Vernon to flow treated sewage into Okanagan Lake

MacKay Reservoir nears capacity; city to reflow water into lake near Kin Beach

City of Vernon to flow treated sewage into Okanagan Lake
Bob Flemming, Director, Electoral Area B, Spallumcheen Mayor Christine Fraser, Deanna and John Toporchuk and Amanda Shatzko, Vice Chair, Electoral Area C on Tuesday, Nov. 12. (Brendan Shykora - Morning Star)

Spallumcheen farmers thanked for ‘generous’ land donation towards Wastewater project

John and Deanna Toporchak’s donation of farmland has made the Wastewater Recovery Project possible

Bob Flemming, Director, Electoral Area B, Spallumcheen Mayor Christine Fraser, Deanna and John Toporchuk and Amanda Shatzko, Vice Chair, Electoral Area C on Tuesday, Nov. 12. (Brendan Shykora - Morning Star)
Spallumcheen receives funding for wastewater recovery project

Spallumcheen receives funding for wastewater recovery project

The township will receive just shy of $37 million for the new wastewater system

Spallumcheen receives funding for wastewater recovery project