HomeNewsAnnouncements

Alternative Approval Process for the Local Conservation Fund Service Establishment

Posted Thursday, November 7, 2019

The Board proposes to adopt North Okanagan Local Conservation Fund Service Establishment Bylaw No. 2794, 2018 unless, by 4:00 p.m. on Monday, December 16, 2019, at least 10% of the electors in the proposed service area (City of Armstrong, Village of Lumby, Electoral Areas "B" (Swan Lake/Commonage), "C"(BX/Silver Star), "D" (Rural Lumby), "E" (Cherryville) and “F” (Rural Enderby) sign, and submit, an Elector Response Form (ERF).  The number of Elector responses required to prevent the Board from proceeding unless a vote is held is estimated to be 2,001.  For more information, or to download a copy of the ERF please visit our website at www.rdno.ca

The maximum amount that may be requisitioned annually for the service shall not exceed $102,000, which would result in a tax increase to the average home valued at $358,000 approximately $7.00 per year.

A copy of Bylaw No. 2794, 2018, and a summary of the proposal is available from the Regional District office located at 9848 Aberdeen Road, Coldstream, BC during each business day between 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or below.

Deadline for receipt of Elector Response Forms is 4:00 p.m. on Monday, December 16, 2019.

*Please note that the above is a portion of the Notice and the full document can be found below along with other supporting documentation: