Swan Lake

This photo is taken above a small vineyard on Herry Road looking across Swan Lake in Electoral Area B.

Swan Lake

Camels Hump

This is a great view of this iconic feature at the east end of the Coldstream valley past Lumby in Electoral Area D.

Camels Hump


This scene shows the fertile farmland of Spallumcheen, taken from Pleasant Valley Road.


Sugar Lake Bridge

This photo shows a beautiful part of the Monashees in the heart of Electoral Area E.

Sugar Lake Bridge

River View

This is a fall photo taken from the Mara bridge looking north down the Shuswap River in Electoral Area F.

River View

Kal Lake View

This is a scenic view taken from Middleton Way in Coldstream looking across Kalamalka Lake into the Commonage region of Electoral Area B.

Kal Lake View

Office Hours: Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Phone: 250-550-3700 (and after hours emergencies)

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Global Markets Changing the Way We Recycle

Thursday, February 1, 2018 -

The Regional District of North Okanagan has been given no choice but to revise the list of acceptable items allowed at the RDNO Recycling Drop Centres due to recent developments in the internation recycling market.

The Okanagan Rail Trail is Closed

Monday, February 5, 2018 -

The Regional District of North Okanagan would like to remind residents that the Okanagan Rail Trail is currently closed for construction. 

Expanded Bus Service and New Fares Coming to Vernon

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 -

Vernon – Starting Sunday, April 1, bus riders in the Vernon Regional Transit System will benefit from service improvements and a simplified fare system that will allow all passengers to pay a single, one-way fare of $2.50 to travel across all zones.

RDNO Updated Solid Waste Management Plan Coming for Public Consultation

Thursday, March 15, 2018 -

The Regional District of North Okanagan is asking for public feedback on the options presented in our draft Solid Waste Management Plan Update to be rolled out in January 2019.

Waste Management Industry Supports Draft Solid Waste Management Plan Update

Monday, March 19, 2018 -

The Regional District of North Okanagan has received support from the recycling and waste hauling industry in the Okanagan for the proposed long term vision for managing solid waste generated in the RDNO, as proposed in the draft Solid Waste Management Plan Update.

The RDNO Encourages Residents to Educate Themselves on Flood Prevention Strategies

Thursday, March 29, 2018 -

There are only minor instances of localized flooding reported so far this year, but the Regional District of North Okanagan is encouraging residents to take note of flood prevention and property protection measures as a precaution.


Greater Vernon Parks, Recreation and Culture
Greater Vernon is made up of the City of Vernon, the District of Coldstream and RDNO Electoral Areas “B” (BX/Swan Lake) and “C” (BX/Silver Star).

Fortune Parks, Recreation and Culture
The Fortune area is made up of the City of Enderby, and RDNO Electoral Area “F” (rural Enderby).

White Valley Parks, Recreation and Culture
The White Valley area includes the Village of Lumby and RDNO Electoral Areas “D” (rural Lumby), and “E” (Cherryville).

Greater Vernon Arts Culture and Youth Grants
The Regional District of North Okanagan has established a grant application process for community organizations planning to provide a festival, event or project, featuring arts, culture and/or youth based elements for the benefit of Greater Vernon residents.

White Valley Community Grants
White Valley Parks, Recreation and Culture encourages community events by providing financial grants to offset facility rental fees for community groups that are operating community events using Parks, Recreation and Culture facilities for the benefit of area residents.