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Council

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CAO gives report to Oliver town council

Oliver’s chief administrative officer has been very busy since starting her position six months ago. Heidi Frank said the learning curve for becoming part of...

Oliver road conditions going down hill

Roadways in Oliver need more tender loving care, according to Public Works. Recently the Town’s director of operations, Shawn Goodsell, told council that since a...

Rural Oliver to pay more taxes to RDOS

The average household in Area C will have to dig a little deeper to pay $37 more in taxes to the regional district this...

RDOS Budget meeting not a big draw

Wednesday night's Area C budget meeting was not well attended. Shown from left are Peter Ginter, Geoff Koganow, Rick Knodel, Area C director Terry Schafer...

Oliver looking at 1.5 per cent budget increase

Oliver residents won’t have to dig too much deeper to fund a 1.5 per cent increase in general tax revenues this year. Town council set...

Public to have say on RV park rezoning application

Oliver Town council is giving the public an opportunity to have its say on a rezoning application that will have a significant impact on...

Recycling depot to be part of Oliver Landfill

Town council is supporting the plan to construct a ‘mega bag” recycling depot at the Oliver landfill. The Town’s recent decision goes to the regional...

Average household in Oliver to pay more in RDOS taxes

The average homeowner in Oliver will pay $34 more in regional district taxes this year. So said RDOS finance manager Sandy Croteau in a presentation...

South Okanagan Chamber sees renaissance of economic development in Oliver area

The South Okanagan Chamber of Commerce wants to revive economic development in Oliver and is asking for the Town’s help. Chamber president Myers Bennett addressed...

Working couple defends parking bylaw contravention

An Oliver couple is defending their right to park their tractor truck on their property, calling the complaint against them as “malicious.” Don and Bonnie...

Chamber sees Renaissance of economic development in Oliver

The South Okanagan Chamber of Commerce wants to revive economic development in Oliver and is asking for the Town’s help. Chamber president Myers Bennett addressed...

Town of Oliver wins prestigious financial award

The Canadian Award for financial reporting has been awarded to the Town of Oliver by the Government Finance Officers Association of Canada and the...

New parks, OCP review on Town of Oliver’s radar in 2015

Oliver Town council has a lot on its plate this year as it sorts through several priorities to enhance the community. “I said it at...

Oliver Town council debates strategic planning costs

Oliver’s new Town council wants to get away for a strategic planning session, but the potential cost isn’t sitting well with two councillors. Rick Machial...

Town of Oliver Council chooses neutrality on ALR application in Oliver

Town council is not commenting on an application to exclude a parcel of land (at 1015 Fairview Road) from the Agricultural Land Reserve. Last week...