Regional District of North Okanagan Sandbag Locations

Posted Thursday, May 11, 2017

While the work associated with the protection of private property, such as digging ditches or sandbagging, is the responsibility of the property owner or occupants, residents who choose to protect their property with sand bags can access sand and bags at no cost, for self-filling, at several locations in the North Okanagan” said Alastair Crick, Manager of Protective Services for the Regional District of North Okanagan. Sand and bags, with shovels for filling bags, are available at the following locations:

City of Enderby, RDNO Electoral Area F --> Enderby Works Yard 2308 McGowan Ave., Enderby
RDNO Electoral areas B and C --> BX Swan Lake Fire Dpt. 5764 Silver Star Rd.
Village of Lumby, RDNO Areas D and E --> Across from Pat Duke Arena, Shields Ave., Lumby
District of Coldstream --> Coldstream Works Yard - 8010 Aberdeen Road

Emergency Preparedness information and resources are available on the BC Government website at gov.bc.ca/PreparedBC