Welcome to Boundary-Similkameen

I am honoured to serve you as the MLA for the Boundary, South Okanagan, and Similkameen and proud to serve the province as the Parliamentary Secretary for Rural Development.

My constituency office is active, though to be fair to all people across a large region, we are still working on an appointment basis.  You can get support from my team by calling (250) 498-5122 or emailing roly.russell.MLA@leg.bc.ca.  And remember to subscribe to our email updates if you’d like to stay connected: click here!

Take care, and stay safe,


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Latest News

Expanded Primary Care in South-Okanagan Similkameen

More health-care professionals are working in the Okanagan Valley, providing team-based health care to people as a result of the expanded primary care network (PCN) in south Okanagan-Similkameen. People in the region are receiving team-based care from more than 36 …

Grand Forks gets more flood protection funding

People, property and businesses in and around Grand Forks will be further protected from floodwaters with the construction of a new dike and drainage system, the latest component of the city’s flood mitigation program. With this new investment, the Province …

New short term rental regulations

Next week, on May 1, our new short-term rental regulations come into effect. These rules will help ensure more homes are available for the people who live and work in our communities – rather than just generating profit. We’re already seeing …