Summerland Review

Okanagan Falls residents ask for incorporation study

Community south of Penticton has looked at incorporation in the past

Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen applies for grants for food waste composting projects

Work includes creating facilities and implementing curbside collection of residential food wastes

Committee members sought for Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen OCP committee

Electoral Area G includes Hedley, Olalla and rural area around Keremeos

Funding sought for Naramata Museum upgrades

Improvements would allow facility to open its doors year-round

Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen honouring volunteers

International Volunteer Day is Dec. 5

Summerland thrift store to close until Jan. 2, 2021

Concerns about increase in COVID-19 cases led to decision to close doors

House prices rise while supply is limited in South Okanagan

Real estate market active, according to November statistics from South Okanagan Real Estate Board

LETTER: Wear a mask for the benefit of all

If this virus latches onto one of your cells, it takes over the RNA and DNA and makes you sick

  • Dec 2, 2020

LETTER: Wear a mask

The reputable science on this overwhelmingly clear: Wear a mask

  • Dec 1, 2020

Summerland municipal employee tests positive for COVID-19

Employee now self-isolating and recovering at home

Emergency crews responding to overturned boat on Okanagan Lake

The boat, reported near Okanagan Lake Provincial Park, had two occupants

  • Nov 27, 2020

Summerland RCMP telephone number spoofed in scam calls

Number used in scam attempts from tax agency

COVID-19 safety protocols in place at Summerland’s municipal buildings

Doors remain open, but masks, physical distancing and other measures have been put in place

LETTER: Premier should reject Site C plan

There is still time to abandon the plan

  • Nov 26, 2020

Provincial funds available for Summerland conversations about racism

Money will not flow directly from province to municipality

Summerland’s Maple Roch donates funds from gift baskets to help food banks

Maple syrup baskets are available on shelves of London Drugs stores in Central and South Okanagan

  • Nov 26, 2020

Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen landfills reduce hours for winter

Measures will take effect from December 2020 until end of February 2021

Summerland’s building permits worth more than $1.8M

Value of October building permits lower than same period in 2019

LETTER: Rezoning of Summerland Motel will affect Trout Creek residents

Council made decision despite protests from residents

  • Nov 23, 2020