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The site that was originally planned for a school in Silver Valley’s Blaney Hamlet is before council for residential development. (Special to The News)

Former Silver Valley school site recommended for development

Maple Ridge council considers 20 houses where Blaney Hamlet school was planned

 

Screen shots from Tuesday night’s Zoom meeting show Coun. Kiersten Duncan holding up a sign. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge councillor ejected from online meeting

Kiersten Duncan held up sign saying “Let Me Speak #Censured”

 

An architect’s rendering of the proposed car dealerships on Golden Ears Way. (Special to The News)

Two new car dealerships proposed in Pitt Meadows

Lot beside Golden Ears Way, bordering Maple Ridge

 

Pitt Meadows council has approved building a new RCMP detachment on Harris Road. (Special to The News)

Pitt Meadows council approves RCMP detachment at art gallery site

Building at Harris Road location would cost approximately $18.3 million

Pitt Meadows council has approved building a new RCMP detachment on Harris Road. (Special to The News)
A map of CP’s proposed logistics park.

Pitt Meadows seeks end to ‘unfair taxation’ benefiting CP Rail

City lobbying other municipalities to ask B.C. government to end tax break

A map of CP’s proposed logistics park.
Members of the Haney Horsemen and other equestrian users will be riding the Thornhill Trails in large numbers this weekend. (Haney Horsemen/Special to The News)

Horsemen out in force in Maple Ridge this weekend

Riders assert need to save Thornhill Trails for equestrian users

Members of the Haney Horsemen and other equestrian users will be riding the Thornhill Trails in large numbers this weekend. (Haney Horsemen/Special to The News)
The Harris Park pool in Pitt Meadows will not be open for the 2021 season. (The News files)

Pitt Meadows closes pool for the coming season

COVID-19 safety measures would limit swimmers at Harris Park pool

The Harris Park pool in Pitt Meadows will not be open for the 2021 season. (The News files)
More affordable rental housing is needed in Maple Ridge says a city report. (Black Press Media files)

Report calls for more affordable housing for seniors and families in Maple Ridge

BC Housing conducting virtual dialogue sessions for Maple Ridge residents

More affordable rental housing is needed in Maple Ridge says a city report. (Black Press Media files)
(Trailforks.com/Special to the News)

Maple Ridge city hall looks at improvements to Thornhill trails

Creation of a new Thornhill Grind pitched by staff

(Trailforks.com/Special to the News)
Artists conception of new development on Baynes Road in Pitt Meadows.

New subdivision would use farmland in Pitt Meadows

City council supports application to remove nine hectares from agricultural land reserve

Artists conception of new development on Baynes Road in Pitt Meadows.
Pitt Meadows council has a report detailing the cost of building its own RCMP detachment. (Special to The News)

Pitt Meadows could pay over $18 million for RCMP office

It could be done with little or no tax increase, says Dingwall

Pitt Meadows council has a report detailing the cost of building its own RCMP detachment. (Special to The News)
Maple Ridge council considers new residential developments at a recent online meeting.

Maple Ridge council considers apartment building and townhouse complex

New six-storey, 100-unit building planned for Dewdney Trunk Road towntown

Maple Ridge council considers new residential developments at a recent online meeting.
A new bylaw will require owners of single detached dwellings who rent two or more units on their property to obtain a business licence. (Pixabay)

Maple Ridge council amends occupancy requirements for secondary and detached garden suites

City hoping new bylaws create more housing opportunities while maintaining responsible ownership

A new bylaw will require owners of single detached dwellings who rent two or more units on their property to obtain a business licence. (Pixabay)
Coun. Chelsa Meadus

Maple Ridge councillor calls out province on homelessness

MLA says he has been willing to meet with the city, more addiction treatment coming

Coun. Chelsa Meadus
Maple Ridge city hall recently conducted a citizen satisfaction survey.

Homelessness and poverty detracting from quality of life in Maple Ridge

Citizen survey shows more than three quarters of residents are satisifed

Maple Ridge city hall recently conducted a citizen satisfaction survey.
CP’s proposed logistics park would be in the fields just across the tracks from its intermodal yard in Pitt Meadows. (Google)

Pitt Meadows wants higher tax rate for CP Rail

Councillors decry a rate that equates railway to a dentist’s office

CP’s proposed logistics park would be in the fields just across the tracks from its intermodal yard in Pitt Meadows. (Google)
Coun. Sharmarke Dubow apologized to his constituents Tuesday evening for travelling abroad over the holidays. (File contributed/ City of Victoria)

‘I should not have gone:’ Victoria councillor takes holiday trip to Africa

Two Greater Victoria municipal politician admit to traveling in December

Coun. Sharmarke Dubow apologized to his constituents Tuesday evening for travelling abroad over the holidays. (File contributed/ City of Victoria)
New rental apartment buildings proposed on Edge Street in Maple Ridge, drawn by Integra Architecture.

Proposed rental unit project nearing end of Maple Ridge’s approval process

Would see 209 rental units in the city’s downtown core

New rental apartment buildings proposed on Edge Street in Maple Ridge, drawn by Integra Architecture.
Muse Cannabis is opening a store in Maple Ridge. (Special to The News)

New cannabis retailer coming to Maple Ridge this spring

Council gives approval to Muse Cannabis

Muse Cannabis is opening a store in Maple Ridge. (Special to The News)
A concrete panel noise barrier along Golden Ears Way in Pitt Meadows. (Special to The News)

Pitt Meadows plans sound wall along Airport Way

The barrier would cost an estimated $1.6 million, to be completed in three years

A concrete panel noise barrier along Golden Ears Way in Pitt Meadows. (Special to The News)