Posted on Thursday, February 17, 2022 04:18 PM
Matt Thomson, Senior Advisor and Community Housing Lead, from Urban Matters/Urban Systems provided an update on the Regional Housing Strategy project. Role of local government includes advocacy, facilitation, partnerships, research, and education. Project objectives include the development of regional best practices to regulate and protect rental housing stock and encourage streamlined development processes for non-market housing. Collaboration with the Central Okanagan Poverty...
Posted on Thursday, February 03, 2022 02:41 PM
Council heard from the public regarding the proposed Zoning Amendment Short-Term Vacation Rentals. The proposed amendment is to move the regulations for short-term vacation rentals from the header within the bylaw to a newly created section (10.15). Creating a new section outlining the regulations would allow enforcement of short-term vacation rental contraventions. Several citizens spoke to Council presenting their views on the amendment.
Posted on Wednesday, February 02, 2022 01:44 PM
Earlier this week a copy of the 2022 Citizen Bulletin was sent to homes and businesses throughout Lake Country. It’s not junk mail - don’t toss it into the recycle bin before taking a few minutes to review the content. The bulletin is packed full of information that all property owners need to know about. Consider tucking the bulletin in a drawer for quick reference throughout the year.
The first section of the bulletin explains the 2022 draft budget. Community members are encouraged to be...
Posted on Friday, January 21, 2022 11:05 AM
Kelly Garcia, Planning and Policy Specialist at the Okanagan Basin Water Board, presented to Council on Collaborative Source Water protection in the Okanagan.
Oyama Community Club:
Nick Clements, President of the Oyama Community Club, presented to Council an update on the club.
Council approved the Development Permit for a 3-lot subdivision at 5812 McCoubrey Road.
Council supported that a grant application be submitted to...
Posted on Thursday, January 20, 2022 09:35 AM
NOTICE OF COUNCIL PROCEDURES BYLAW AMENDMENT
Council will be considering adoption of an amendment to Council Procedures Bylaw 1105, 2019 (the bylaw which establishes procedures for the conduct of Council and its committees) at the February 1, 2022 Regular Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m.in Council Chambers at the Municipal Hall.
The proposed changes update the bylaw in accordance with amendments to the Community Charter permitting the District to continue conducting Regular Council...