May 2018

Greater Vernon Recycling and Disposal Facility Tour

Organized by the Okanagan Branch

Please Note
Attendees need to bring Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as steel toe boots, hard hat, and a visibility vest.  
Status: Advanced registration is now closed. For space availability, please contact [email protected]
Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018
Time: 5:00 PM–9:00 PM
Location: Greater Vernon RDF - 120 Birnie Road, Vernon, BC
Presenter: Nicole Kohnert, P.Eng., FEC
Regional Engineering Services Manager
Regional District of North Okanagan 
Credit: 1 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Members, Non-Members, and Guests: $14.29 + GST = $15.00

Student Members: $9.52 + GST = $10.00
Contact: Pamela Ades 
Email: [email protected] 
Important Dates: To help us predict the pub’s staffing needs for this event, please register by May 3, 2018.
Join us for a site visit of the Greater Vernon Recycling and Disposal Facility and learn about its updated design, operations, and closure plan and the big plans for a multi-million dollar lateral expansion. Following the tour, we will head down to Alexander's Beach Pub with a surprise BC beer tasting. Your registration includes a free tasting and appetizers.


  • 5:00 PM–5:30 PM: Registration and Networking
  • 5:30 PM–6:30 PM: Greater Vernon Recycling and Disposal Facility
  • 6:45 PM–9:00 PM: Alexander’s Beach Pub Tasting and Appetizers

Address and Directons

Greater Vernon RDF

120 Birnie Road
4 km south of Vernon on Highway 97
Meet just inside the entrance gate in the large paved parking area to the right.

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Alexander’s Beach Pub

12408 Kal Lake Road
Vernon, BC V1B 1M7

Guest/Non-Member Registration

If you are not a member of Engineers and Geoscientists BC, you can register online by quickly creating a 'Non-member' account. After clicking on the 'Register' link, you will be brought to a login screen. Towards the bottom, there is a ‘Create new account’ link. Click this link and follow the prompts to create your account. Thank you and we look forward to having you join us.

Alcohol Disclaimer

This event is intended for responsible adults of legal drinking age. Please drink responsibly and do not drink and drive.

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