CivicReady® Mass Notification System
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Sign up now for routine & emergency notifications

CivicReady® Mass Notification System is a communication service available to RDOS residents to receive emergency and routine notifications. You have the ability to customize your notification preferences once signed up. You can choose to receive notification through email, text and/or phone call. Your notification preferences, account information and groups can be managed by signing in below. The information you provide is confidential and will not be shared. Sign up below.

Notification descriptions

Community Events: RDOS events in your area including town hall and open house meetings and workshops.
Curbside Garbage and Recycling Collection: Changes or concerns about garbage, recycling or yard waste collection and large item pickup from rural RDOS properties.

Emergency Notifications: Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) updates: evacuation alerts, orders and rescinds, as well as information about sandbag locations, Emergency Support Services (ESS), public information meetings and wildfire updates.

Land Use Changes - Applications: Bylaw Amendment (rezoning) applications in your area. Notifications will include dates for public information meetings, Advisory Planning Commission meetings and public hearings.

Land Use Changes - Projects: Larger projects such as Official Community Plan reviews and regional initiatives.
Landfills and Recycling: Programs and changes at all RDOS landfills including Campbell Mountain (Penticton), Oliver, Okanagan Falls and Keremeos. Receive notifications about new recycling programs at landfills and businesses in your community.
Public Safety Notifications: Alerts or notifications will be issued in the event of a wildlife conflict such as: Warning – Bears in Your Area

Regional Recreation: Sign up to receive our e-newsletter for the RDOS operated recreations programs and events: Kaleden Area "I", OK Falls Area "D", Naramata Area "E", West Bench Area "F" and Similkameen Area "G". Updates on PAT (Physical Activity Trailer), general recreation and fitness programs and special events. (Currently Electoral Areas "D", "E", "F", "G" and "I" only)

Sewer Systems: Alerts directly affecting RDOS owned and managed sewer systems and users such as: system upgrades or construction, maintenance, cleaning, flushing, system issues, or meetings. (Okanagan Falls Treatment Plant, Gallagher Lake Sewer)

Transit: Service, routes and schedule changes.

Water Systems: RDOS owned and managed water systems and users such as: Water Quality Advisories, Boil Water Notices, system upgrades or construction, maintenance related water disruptions, watering restrictions, system issues, or meetings. (Faulder, Naramata, Sage Mesa, Sun Valley, Olalla, West Bench and Willowbrook).

How do I sign up?

It's easy. To create an account: click on your electoral area below, enter your contact information and join.

If you are already a member, log in HERE

Electoral Area A Electoral Area B Electoral Area C Electoral Area D Electoral Area E Electoral Area F Electoral Area G Electoral Area H Electoral Area I civicReadyMap


 If you are experiencing difficulties with the 'Clickable Map', use the links below:

Area A

Area B

Area C

Area D

Area E

Area F

Area G

Area H

Area I


For Media (or anyone) interested in receiving notifications for ALL Electoral Areas, please click HERE.

If you wish to be added into more than one Electoral Area (own multiple properties, have family and/or friends in another Electoral Area etc.), please contact with your contact information and indicate with area(s) you would like to be added to. 

Can I opt out of these alerts?
Yes. CivicReady is under Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation and you can opt out or change your notifications settings at any time from your CivicReady account.

How do I change the way I receive messages?
Log in to your CivicReady account > click 'Notifications' in the right column > edit the way you receive notifications

I forgot my password, what do I do?
Click > enter your email address > press ‘Forgot Password’ > reset your password