Emergency Management

The Regional District of North Okanagan's (RDNO) Emergency Management Program covers all Electoral Areas (B, C, D, E and F) of the North Okanagan.  The program coordinates and communicates emergency measures and information to Electoral Area residents and businesses. Staff at RDNO can assist residents in emergency preparedness or if they are experiencing a disaster.

Sand and Sandbags are Now Available 

The locations with sand and sandbags include:

  • Opposite the Mara Village Hall by the Rail Trail
  • Grindrod Park, 6917 Vernon-Sicamous Hwy
  • City of Enderby & Electoral Area F - Public Works yard located at 2308 McGowan Avenue
  • Electoral Areas B & C - At the North gravel parking lot of BX Swan Lake Fire Department located at 5764 Silver Star Road/East Dedecker Road
  • Village of Lumby & Electoral Areas D and E – Across from the arena on Shields Avenue.

Bring your shovels to fill your bags, and please respect social distancing rules if there is a group of people filling bags, and consider ways of building sandbag walls and keeping distancing between persons.

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