News

Secondary suite amnesty ending in West Kelowna

West Kelowna’s amnesty for registering secondary suites will end Sept. 14.

Last year the district adopted a bylaw making it quicker and easier to provide affordable rental housing throughout the community, as well as increasing opportunities for housing affordability.

At the time, it started a 12-month amnesty for homeowners with non-compliant suites, extending a chance to either legalize and register their suites or shut them down. A six-month extension of the amnesty may be considered where applicants have made a full application for the conversion and legalization of any existing suite prior to the end of the 12-month amnesty period.

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Lake Country mayor defends decision to purchase CN rail line
 
Heat soccer recruits Gill
 
Schell: Cook books are always welcome gifts at Christmas
UPDATE: West Kootenay pair killed in snowmobile accident
 
Terrace hockey players feed Osoyoos Coyotes
 
MLA sues political opponent for incident at 2013 all candidates forum
Salmo senior killed in collision
 
Hydro power switched on in the Iskut area
 
Renewed search for Red Deer man in river unsuccessful

Community Events, December 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Dec 19 edition online now. Browse the archives.