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Notice of Public Hearing February 1, 2022

Posted on Thursday, January 20, 2022 09:11 AM

WHEN:    Tuesday, February 1, 2022, at 7:00 pm (VIA Video Livestream, Phone or in Person)

WHERE: Council Chambers, Municipal Hall, 10150 Bottom Wood Lake Rd OR Live Streaming: Visit www.lakecountry.bc.ca for meeting link (Calendar - District of Lake Country)

FILE #:     P2022-001 (Short Term Vacation Rentals)

WHAT:    Council has been asked to consider the following change to the Zoning Bylaw:

ZONING AMENDMENT (SHORT TERM VACATION RENTALS) BYLAW 1173, 2021

The...

Save on 2022 dog licence

Posted on Thursday, January 06, 2022 02:24 PM

Central Okanagan dog owners can save $20 by renewing or purchasing a new dog licence for 2022 before the end of February.

 

Until February 28, a licence for a dog that’s spayed or neutered costs $20. If the dog isn’t spayed or neutered the fee is $60. On March 1, licenses return to the regular annual rates of $40 and $80.

 

The Responsible Dog Ownership Bylaw requires all dogs to be licensed in the Central Okanagan and in 2021, over 23,000 were. A licence makes it easy to return a dog to...

Community is asked to provide input on the 2022 budget

Posted on Wednesday, January 05, 2022 04:21 PM

On January 4th Council reviewed the draft five-year financial plan that includes the draft 2022 budget. After careful consideration of the community input throughout 2021 and taking note of the priorities for municipal services expressed by citizens, Council gave first reading to support a proposed 6.62% increase, however, Council is asking the community to provide comments on the proposed increase. Feedback can be provided through Let’s Talk – Lake Country and by attending the February 8th...

Highlights of 2021 in Lake Country

Posted on Thursday, December 30, 2021 08:30 AM

Mayor Baker shares the highlights of 2021 in Lake Country 

 

A great deal of progress was made during 2021 in Lake Country amid the continuing social and operational challenges of leading a local government during a global pandemic that impacted construction, staffing, supply chains, community improvement initiatives and development applications. I am grateful to my fellow council members who showed tremendous compassion, ingenuity and generosity of spirit in tackling the issues that...

Council to consider property tax increase with an emphasis on road maintenance

Posted on Thursday, December 23, 2021 03:46 PM

On January 4th, 2022 Council will be considering the draft five (5) year financial plan which includes the 2022 budget. Council will consider a proposed base tax increase of 4.85% along with other budget items that require attention. Council will deliberate on the budget proposal and make the final decisions after carefully reviewing community input gathered throughout the months of January and February -- including a virtual town hall scheduled for February 8th, 2022. Everyone in the community...