Public invited to open house for 2020 Capital Works Projects


City Council has approved a $17 million budget for 30 projects to get underway this year. These include building, drainage, major construction, organizational capacity, parks, wastewater and transportation projects. Several topics will be featured at the open house including:

Priority drainage improvements for the BX crossing at 42 Avenue

Rehabilitation of 32 Avenue between 33 Street and 35 Street

Upgrades on Pleasant Valley Road near 48 Avenue

Upgrades to the existing Okanagan Landing Road sewer force main from Tronson Road to the Vernon Water Reclamation Centre

The open house will also include parks projects and details of the final phase of improvements on 30 Street and 29 Street.

Residents and business owners are encouraged to attend the open house to learn about several community improvements at one time and speak with project teams to review designs and ask questions. It will take place at the Schubert Centre on February 12, from 5 to 7 p.m.

For those residents or business owners who are interested but are unable to attend, please visit the City of Vernon website or call the Infrastructure Management Department at 250-550-3634 for more information.