Chief administrator departs regional district

Trafford Hall, pictured here speaking to reporters during the regional district's water contamination trial, has ceased working for the district.

VERNON - The North Okanagan Regional District has announced the departure of its chief staff member.

A release from the regional district states its chief administrative officer, Trafford Hall, is no longer employed at the district.

“As personnel matters are private and confidential, the board is not in a position to provide any further information relating to Mr. Hall’s cessation of employment,” states the release.

The regional district will now be on the hunt for a new CAO.

In the meantime, Rob Smailes, general manager of planning and building, will serve as acting CAO.

To contact the reporter for this story, email Charlotte Helston at or call 250-309-5230. To contact the editor, email or call 250-718-2724.

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