Alternative Approval Process for the Establishment of a Service and Loan Authorization for the North Okanagan/Shuswap Rail Trail Service

Posted Thursday, June 1, 2017

The Regional District of North Okanagan is proposing to seek the approval of the electors within the proposed North Okanagan/Shuswap Rail Trail Service Area (being the City of Armstrong, City of Enderby, Village of Lumby, Township of Spallumcheen and Electoral Areas D and F within the Regional District of North Okanagan) by means of an Alternative Approval Process.  The question before the electors is whether they are opposed to the Regional District adopting North Okanagan/Shuswap Rail Trail Service Establishment Bylaw No. 2748, 2017 and North Okanagan/Shuswap Rail Trail Loan Authorization Bylaw No. 2749, 2017 which would authorize the Regional District to establish a service and borrow an amount not to exceed $2.3 Million to finance the cost of acquiring the discontinued Canadian Pacific Rail Corridor between the City of Armstrong and District of Sicamous.

Deadline for receipt of Elector Response Forms is 4:00 p.m. on Monday, July 17, 2017.

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