Emergency Management

The Regional District of North Okanagan (RDNO) participates in the North Okanagan Emergency Management Program, which covers all municipalities and electoral areas of the North Okanagan.

Latest Updates

Regional District issues local state of local emergency for Whitevale Road area of Harris and Bessette Creek
Thursday, May 17, 2018 -

Due to localized flooding, the Regional District of North Okanagan has issued a local state of emergency in the Whitevale Road area of Harris and Bessette Creek.

RDNO Flood Management Update
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 -

Water levels appear to be levelling off in most creeks, streams and rivers, but the Regional District of North Okanagan cautions residents that flood risk is still possible.

RDNO Pushes Residents to Take Action on Flood Preparedness
Friday, May 11, 2018 -

Although water levels are decreasing after the heavy rains from yesterday, the Regional District of North Okanagan encourages residents living near creeks, streams and in low valleys to prepare their homes immediately and have planned emergency routes to leave the area if necessary.

RDNO Encourages Flood Preparedness Due to Heavy Rain
Wednesday, May 9, 2018 -

With heavy rain sweeping over the region, the potential for flooding continues to rise in the North Okanagan. The Regional District of North Okanagan is encouraging residents to take precautionary measures of flood prevention and property protection strategies.

BX Creek Remains Closed Due to Upcoming Rain and Rapid Snow Melt
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 -

Water levels continue to rise and the Regional District is standing by their decision to temporarily close BX Creek Trail (behind BX Dog Park), and BX Creek Falls trail at Tillicum and Silver Star Roads.

Temporary Closures on BX Creek Due to High Water Levels

With water levels on the rise in the North Okanagan, the Regional District is temporarily closing BX Creek Trail (behind BX Dog Park), and BX Creek Falls trail at Tillicum and Silver Star Road.

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