City Council

The group opposing CP Rail’s proposed logistics park in Pitt Meadows has gathered signs and other materials to rally opposition. (Special to The News)

Pitt Meadows mayor urges residents to keep speaking out against CP expansion

CP rail starts third round of public feedback this week

 

People rally against Bill 21 in Montreal in 2019. On Thursday (Jan. 6) Victoria council voted to contribute $9,500 to a growing legal challenge against the bill. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes)

B.C.’s capital bucking up for legal challenge of Quebec’s religious symbols ban

Victoria among number of Canadian cities commiting cash, encourage other B.C. cities to do the same

 

From the City of Maple Ridge’s economic development strategy, which was approved in December.

Maple Ridge needs 400 hectares of commercial and industrial land

City council endorses an updated economic development strategy

 

Kiersten Duncan takes the Oath of Office at the inaugural council meeting. (The News files)

Two Maple Ridge councillors lose committee appointments

Robson, Duncan also not serving as acting mayor in 2022

Kiersten Duncan takes the Oath of Office at the inaugural council meeting. (The News files)
Little Cricket Gallery closed its Lougheed location, along with others in the same area, saying the homeless population was hurting business. (The News files)

Maple Ridge council wants to limit downtown pharmacies

Some selling methadone and other opioid treatments causing problems: Morden

Little Cricket Gallery closed its Lougheed location, along with others in the same area, saying the homeless population was hurting business. (The News files)
CP’s proposed logistics yard would be in the fields just across the tracks from its intermodal yard in Pitt Meadows. (Google)

CP’s Pitt Meadows expansion need not clear federal impact assessment

Mayor Dingwall voices disappointment with government decision

CP’s proposed logistics yard would be in the fields just across the tracks from its intermodal yard in Pitt Meadows. (Google)
Maple Ridge council continues meeting online. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge councillors push back against conduct bylaw

Robson says he will re-evaluate his position on council

Maple Ridge council continues meeting online. (Special to The News)
Maple Ridge city hall. (Neil Corbett/The News)

2 new council workshop meetings added to Maple Ridge schedule

A complete schedule is available at municipal hall or online

Maple Ridge city hall. (Neil Corbett/The News)
Coun. Anena Simpson. (The News files)

Pitt Meadows councillor says she is not welcome in council chambers

Coun. Anena Simpson refuses to disclose her vaccine status, attends meeting online

Coun. Anena Simpson. (The News files)
Gordy Robson. (Contributed)

UBCM adopts Maple Ridge resolution about new office of integrity

Cities ask province to get involved in overseeing councillor conduct

Gordy Robson. (Contributed)
A fire at Devonshire Court Housing Co-op left 14 units uninhabitable. (The News files)

Maple Ridge affordable housing operator asks for federal funds

Devonshire Court apartments damaged by a fire in the spring

A fire at Devonshire Court Housing Co-op left 14 units uninhabitable. (The News files)
Maple Ridge city hall (Neil Corbett/The News)

Maple Ridge calls on province to enforce council conduct

Motion to UBCM would prevent local politicians from judging one another

Maple Ridge city hall (Neil Corbett/The News)
Katize First Nation gathered at Memorial Peace Park in Maple Ridge to recognize, remember and mourn. (The News files)

Pitt Meadows council calls for action on unmarked graves

First Nations will dictate the course, MLA Beare responds

Katize First Nation gathered at Memorial Peace Park in Maple Ridge to recognize, remember and mourn. (The News files)
TransLink reported results after polling the public about the 10-15 year area transport plan for Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows.

Maple Ridge council approves TransLink’s 10-15 year plan

Transportation authority’s plan covers transit, cycling, walking and roads

TransLink reported results after polling the public about the 10-15 year area transport plan for Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows.
Maple Ridge council is considering the next 147 townhomes at the Provenance development. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Council considers Polygon townhouse development in Maple Ridge

Another 147 units in complex at Pazarena Place

Maple Ridge council is considering the next 147 townhomes at the Provenance development. (Neil Corbett/The News)
ARMS president Ken Stewart and director John Dale on the banks of the Alouette River where the subdivision is proposed. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Maple Ridge hosts public hearing on riverfront development tonight

ARMS, Katzie First Nation and many others oppose subdivision

ARMS president Ken Stewart and director John Dale on the banks of the Alouette River where the subdivision is proposed. (Neil Corbett/The News)
A rendering of the proposed six-storey apartment building on Dewdney Trunk Road. (Billard Architecture)

Green rooftop planned on Maple Ridge condo building

Council considers 127-unit apartment building on Dewdney Trunk Road

A rendering of the proposed six-storey apartment building on Dewdney Trunk Road. (Billard Architecture)
Maple Ridge prefers drinking to stay on business patios, rather than in parks, says mayor. (files)

Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows not allowing drinking in parks

While neighbouring cities relax rules, the issue is not a priority for local councils

Maple Ridge prefers drinking to stay on business patios, rather than in parks, says mayor. (files)
Maple Ridge city council during the May 11 Zoom meeting.

Maple Ridge council advances Yennadon Lands plan

Residents makes environmental plea, council goes ahead with employment plan

Maple Ridge city council during the May 11 Zoom meeting.
Platinum Enterprises is building a 330-unit apartment complex on Brown Avenue in Maple Ridge. (Special to The News)

Council okays huge apartment complex in downtown Maple Ridge

330 units in three five-story condo buildings on Brown Avenue

Platinum Enterprises is building a 330-unit apartment complex on Brown Avenue in Maple Ridge. (Special to The News)