Volunteer Fire Department
The Okanagan Indian Band Fire
Department is currently accepting applications from those
dedicated, optimistic, team oriented individuals wishing to
help keep our community a safer place to live, meanwhile giving
back to their community.
You are more than welcome to
come by the Fire Hall at 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 P.M. every Tuesday
night or call and leave a message at 542-9212. Hope to see
Early Childhood Education
is a combined school and childcare facility. The centre is
designed with children in mind and is a beautiful, top rated
facility. The day care, Head Start and Preschool programs
are built around play, encouraging the children to begin mastering
many fundamental physical, social, emotional, intellectual
and creative skills and concepts.
Garbage Collection Program
the collection of the waste, please put out waste by 7:00am
(pickup times may have changed). Each customer is entitled
to put out a maximum of 2 cans or bags of refuse. The driver
will pick up more than the quota of 2 bags/cans if there is
a sticker attached to each additional bag or container. The
stickers can be purchased at the same retail stores on reserve.
Blue Bag Collection
put recyclables out at the front curb in the clear or blue
transparent bag by 7:00am (pickup times may have changed).
You may put an unlimited number of blue bags on your
pickup day (every other week). Recycle items : Glass (bottles
& jars), office paper, newspaper, cardboard, tin cans,
aluminum, books, magazines, #2 plastics (semi-transparent
only ), boxboard. These items are banned from the sanitary
landfill. Bottles, jars & containers must be clean.
New Horizons is a place of gathering. The building serves
as a community event location. Members are able to book the
building in order to hold a variety of fundraisers, services