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Council Highlights & News

A brief summary of regular Council meetings will be posted within three days after the scheduled meeting.  


The complete list of council highlights is listed here

The complete list of news items is listed here




Stage One Watering Restrictions in Effect

Stage One watering restrictions are now in effect from April 15th to October 15th or until further notice.


1. Residential properties may water only on the calendar days corresponding with their odd or even street addresses.

2. Properties 2.0 acres or more in the ALR, with a District irrigation connection and appropriate flow restrictors are currently exempt from the above.

Sunday, April 15, 2018 (All day) to Monday, October 15, 2018 (All day)

Open Air Burning Ban in Effect for RDOS and Village of Keremeos

Effective Sunday, April 15, 2018, an Open Air Burning Ban is in effect, which includes backyard and multiple pile burning for those lands which are contained within the RDOS Fire Protection Areas, as well as the Village of Keremeos municipal boundaries.


Sunday, April 15, 2018 (All day) to Monday, October 15, 2018 (All day)

New family physician is coming to Keremeos in July

The community of Keremeos is delighted to announce the arrival of Dr. Josh Webb, a new full-time physician, who will be taking over care for Dr. Johan Boshoff’s patients, starting in July 2018. As many in the community will remember, Dr. Boshoff moved from Keremeos during the summer of 2017.


Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 10:15am

[Reminder] Business Facade Improvement Program Now Accepting Applications

The intake period for the 2018 Business Facade Improvement Program is now open.  Qualifying property or business owners can apply for grant funding up to $2000 to improve the facade of their commercial/retail buildings.


Applications will be accepted until June 15th, 2018 and approved projects must be completed by November 30th, 2018.  All invoices for completed work must be submitted for reimbursement by December 14th, 2018 and funding cannot carry over from one calendar year to the next.


Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 12:00am to Friday, June 15, 2018 - 4:00pm

Highway 3A between Keremeos and Highway 97 Junction Open for Single Lane Alternating Traffic

Highway 3A is now re-opened, but traffic is reduced to single lane alternating traffic only.  Please check the DriveBC website at for updates.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 2:45pm

Council Meeting - April 16, 2018

Council Meeting April 16, 2018 - 4:30 p.m. Council Chambers Village Office


Regular Meeting Agenda

Regular Meeting Agenda Package

Regular Meeting Highlights

Monday, April 16, 2018 - 4:30pm

Invitation to Serve as Member of the Similkameen Parks and Recreation Commission

Applications are being sought for individuals interested in serving a 2-year term for the Similkameen Parks & Recreation Commission.  Commissions are comprised of Board appointed local citizens (volunteers) who, at monthly meetings, provide guidance regarding the parks and recreation service levels, improvements and programming.


Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 11:00am to Monday, April 23, 2018 - 12:30pm

Council Meeting - April 3, 2018

Council Meeting April 3, 2018 - 6:00 p.m. Council Chambers Village Office


Regular Meeting Agenda

Regular Meeting Agenda Package

Regular Meeting Highlights

Regular Meeting Minutes

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 6:00pm

2018-2022 Financial Plan Now Available for Public Review

Council has been discussing the 2018 – 2022 Financial Plan at a series of meetings from December 2017 through March 2018 and is now in the process of finalizing the Financial Plan.  Citizens are encouraged to attend Council meetings in order to listen to Council’s discussions and ask questions.


Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 6:00pm


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