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Proposed subdivision development in North Okanagan strikes nerve over local water supply

Couple argues new development must have community water system and not wells

March 13, 2023  By Ground Water Canada

North Okanagan, B.C. – The fate of the local water supply topped the concerns of local residents at a public hearing last week for a proposed 16-lot development project. One couple who oppose the subdivision proposal noted the official community plan states any new development for small holdings must have a community water system and not wells. The proposal indicates multiple wells at the site would be monitored for groundwater levels. Vernon Morning Star report | READ MORE

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