West Bench, Faulder, Okanagan Lake West
The $174,325 worth of add-ons will be covered by an energy efficiency grant, which could have been otherwise used to bring down the total cost of the build or kept in the bank for another project.
Three issues here:
The audio system would be good because the sound in the RDOS boardroom is very bad. But I wonder about the wisdom of spending $30K-$50K so that the two people in the gallery can hear better. The audio system may be a useful step towards webcasting RDOS meetings. But again, I am unconvinced that anyone would watch these webcasts. No one is reading this blog, after all (except you, of course).
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