Lake Country has over 200 km of road – over 75% of which was installed more than 30 years ago. Have a look at the quick facts on this Primer on Lake Country Roads. In Lake Country, Digg’n 4U takes care of annual ditching, grading, dust control, snow removal and Spring street sweeping. District staff look after road surfaces, pothole patching, sidewalks, pedestrian walkways and drainage.
Watch a quick and simple graphic HOW TO on successfully navigating roundabouts to help you traverse some of the traffic flow areas of Lake Country. Watch brief educational videos and get more info here.
During office hours (M-F, 8:30am-4:30pm): Call (250) 766-6677 (Engineering & Operations Department).
After hours SNOW REMOVAL: (250) 766-5664 (maintenance contractor, Digg’n 4 U)
After hours ALL ROADS EMERGENCIES OTHER THAN SNOW REMOVAL: (250) 317-9780 (after hours duty cell phone)
Active Transportation and Bike Safety.
Every year Lake Country joins the rest of BC in promoting Bike to Work/School Week. Whether you are a serious commuter cyclist or a new cyclist, you will benefit from the Central Okanagan-specific information available on the smartTRIPS website. Download the Bicycle Operators Safety Manual from BikeSense and make sure you know the rules of the road before setting out.