Canada's warmest welcome ®* January 18 2018

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Public Open House Inflatable Waterpark on December 6, 2017

2017/2018 Osoyoos Conert Series - Songs of the Southern Belles

2017 Osoyoos Festival Society 29th Christmas Lite-Up

Guided Snowshoe Trek at Mt Baldy on December 14, 2017

Christmas Wreath Making Class on December 9, 2017

2017 Rockin' with Santa on December 16

Desert Model Railroad 13th Annual Food Bank Fundraiser

Invitation Special Open Budget/Capital Plan Meeting on January 18

South Okanagan Chamber of Commerce - Lunch & Learn

Family Toboggan Party on January 28 at Mt. Baldy

South Okanagan Chamber of Commerce - Chamber 101

Osoyoos Concert Series Presents The Paperboys January 25

Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Society - Burger & Beer Fundraiser

SOCC - Business Promoting Business Networking Night

Turn Your Engine Off - Save $ and Spare Our Air

The Town of Osoyoos is taking steps to make our community healthier and greener.
In order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, the Town has launched an "anti-idling" campaign.  This campaign involves both policy and public education components.  In March 2010, Town Council adopted Vehicle/Equipment Idle Control Policy 4.1.5 that will eliminate all unnecessary vehicle idling within municipal fleets.  You can see our trucks proudly displaying a "Turn Your Engine Off" decal on the window.

Learn why shutting off your engine (except when in traffic) is better than letting it idle for longer than 10 seconds.  With prices at the pump over a dollar per litre, there's no better time than the present to  reduce idling, maintain our vehicles, and drive less aggressively - actions that will help us save fuel.

For more information on the benefits of being idle-free please visit the Vehicle Idling webpage.

Magazine Article from "gearhead" dated Spring of 2010
The real cost of a doughnut by Graeme Fletcher

Event date: 
Thursday, 29 April, 2010
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