TNRD Services

The TNRD provides the following services across the Regional District


Building Inspection

Bylaw Enforcement


Community Halls

Dangerous Dog Control

Emergency 911

Elections and Public Consent


Emergency Management

Film Promotion

Fire Protection

House Numbering

Hospital Capital Financing

Invasive Weed Control

Land Use Planning and Zoning


Mosquito Control

Noise Control

Parks and Trails



Refuse Disposal

Sewer Systems

Solid Waste Management Planning


Water Systems - Community Drinking Water

(Source: TNRD Website)

Area E Services

TNRD Services – Area E Specific

Community Services:

• Cemeteries:    Avola, Blue River and Little Fort – none in Area E

• Community Halls:    Avola, Little Fort and Vavenby – none in Area E (?)

• Community Parks:    Numerous but none in Area E

• Dangerous Dog Control:    Not listed as being available in Area E (?)

• E 911:    Region-wide so it is provided in Area E

• Fire Protection:   Financial Contributions Provided To a Number of Volunteer

and Municipal Fire Departments (this may be out-of-date) (?)

• River Buoys South Thompson:    None in Area E

• Transit service:    None in Area E 

Emergency Services:

• Civic Addressing:    Provided in Area E

• Family Emergency Preparedness:    Link to Government of Canada website

• Evacuation Plans:    Plans have been prepared for 70 Mile House (includes Green Lake, Big Bar and Jesmond) and Loon Lake (includes 20 Mile and Venables). These were last updated in 2016

• Emergency Operations Support for major emergencies or disasters:    Provided in Area E

• Strategic Wildfire Prevention Projects:    Projects have been completed at 70 mile, South Green Lake and Loon Lake

• Search and Rescue:    The closest SAR Teams are in Kamloops, Barriere and Clearwater


• Financial:    Region-wide services like financial planning, financial statements and disclosures, as well as taxation

• Human Resources and Occupational Health and Safety: Region-wide support for TNRD staff

• Legislative:   Region-wide services for implementing Board of Directors decisions and also for conducting elections in Electoral Areas

Development Services:

• Building Inspections:    Region-wide service including Area E

• Bylaw Enforcement:    Region-wide service including Area E

• Mapping and GIS:   Region-wide service including Area E

• Planning (Community Planning, Zoning, Variances, etc):    Region-wide services including Area E

Environmental Services:

• Solid Waste and Recycling:    Region-wide services including Area E

• Noxious Weed Control:    Region-wide services including Area E

• Nuisance Mosquito Control:    None in Area E

• Regional Solid Waste Management Plan:   Region-wide service including Area E

• Utilities:    Drinking water system at Loon Lake. No sewer systems

• Water Meters:    None in Area E

Film Commission:

• Provides services to the Film industry:    Region-wide service including Area E (?)

Library Services:

• Regional Library Services:    Branch Library in Clinton; Bookmobile every 3rd Friday in South Green Lake, 70 Mile, Loon Lake and 20 Mile (scheduled times in each location)