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The city has regularly made improvements to Whonnock Lake, and more are coming.

Maple Ridge city hall plans more Whonnock Lake improvements

Plans include more public washrooms, change rooms and outdoor showers

 

Maple Ridge city hall (Neil Corbett/The News)

City of Maple Ridge asking the public about safety through July

Online survery, virtual meetings and more planned

 

The city has received funding for new playground equipment at Albion Park. This is equipment installed at Holly Park in early 2021. (Special to The News)

Senior governments announce funding for Maple Ridge playground

City gets $140,000 for new equipment at Albion Park

 

Former ARMS president Geoff Clayton told councillors that Maple Ridge city hall has a legacy of protecting the Alouette River. (Special to The News)

ARMS, Katzie, public blast riverfront subdivision plan

Public hearing for opposes development on South Alouette River

Former ARMS president Geoff Clayton told councillors that Maple Ridge city hall has a legacy of protecting the Alouette River. (Special to The News)
The city has signed an agreement for operation and lease of The ACT Arts Centre. (The News files)

Maple Ridge signs three-year deal for operation of The ACT

Arts Council to receive operating grant of $788,000 in 2021

The city has signed an agreement for operation and lease of The ACT Arts Centre. (The News files)
The uniforms to be worn by members of the ISAT. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge to field new Integrated Safety Ambassador Team of volunteers

Believed to be the first of its kind, working with RCMP and city

The uniforms to be worn by members of the ISAT. (Special to 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)

ARMS says it has been ‘cut out’ of public hearing for riverfront subdivision

Conservation group can’t meet with Maple Ridge city staff or offer powerpoint

ARMS president Ken Stewart and director John Dale on the banks of the Alouette River where the subdivision is proposed. (Neil Corbett/The News)
Al Horsman has resigned as Maple Ridge’s chief administrative officer after less than two years on the job. (Contributed)

City of Maple Ridge CAO Horsman resigns

Has been on the job less than two years

Al Horsman has resigned as Maple Ridge’s chief administrative officer after less than two years on the job. (Contributed)
Katzie Chief Grace George has accused Maple Ridge council of failing to consult with her council. (The News files)

Katzie First Nation accuses Maple Ridge of bad faith engagement

City says it will not be consulting with Katzie about controversial riverfront subdivision

Katzie Chief Grace George has accused Maple Ridge council of failing to consult with her council. (The News files)
Drawing of the proposed building at Lougheed Highway and 221st Street. (Special to The News)

Plan for apartment complex on Lougheed in downtown Maple Ridge

Application for six storey, 106-unit complex before council

Drawing of the proposed building at Lougheed Highway and 221st Street. (Special to The News)
ARMS past president Cheryl Ashlie at the start of the Save Our Salmon campaign, which raised funds for a potential court battle with city hall. (THE NEWS/files)

Maple Ridge council backtracks on riverfront subdivision approvals

Another public hearing must be held, and is scheduled for June 15

ARMS past president Cheryl Ashlie at the start of the Save Our Salmon campaign, which raised funds for a potential court battle with city hall. (THE NEWS/files)
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 riverfront subdivision approval dialed back

Staff recommends new public hearings, ARMs and Katzie oppose development

ARMS president Ken Stewart and director John Dale on the banks of the Alouette River where the subdivision is proposed. (Neil Corbett/The News)
(The News files)

Katzie artists to be featured on public art in Pitt Meadows

First Nations art showcased in BC Hydro Box Beautification Project

(The News files)
Chief Grace George said the Katzie have written Maple Ridge council expressing concerns about a subdivision along the South Alouette River. (The News files)

Katzie oppose controversial Maple Ridge riverfront subdivision

Approval of development on South Alouette River suddenly taken off Tuesday’s agenda

Chief Grace George said the Katzie have written Maple Ridge council expressing concerns about a subdivision along the South Alouette River. (The News files)
ARMS president Ken Stewart and director John Dale on the banks of the Alouette River where the subdivision is proposed. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Controversial riverfront development before Maple Ridge city council

Conservation group considering court action, if 26 houses approved

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 townhouse development is proposed on Fern Crescent. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Maple Ridge council considers townhouses on Fern Crescent

Also a six-storey Burnett Street apartment building

A townhouse development is proposed on Fern Crescent. (Neil Corbett/The News)
Councillors discuss tax increases during a Zoom meeting last week. The city budget will be back on the agenda Tuesday night. (Special to The News)

Councillors want to give Maple Ridge taxpayers a break

Budget back on the agenda Tuesday night for final reading

Councillors discuss tax increases during a Zoom meeting last week. The city budget will be back on the agenda Tuesday night. (Special to The News)
Art artist rendering of the new Pitt Meadows Fire Hall.

Work to begin on new Pitt Meadows firehall

Mayor and fire chief hold groundbreaking ceremony

Art artist rendering of the new Pitt Meadows Fire Hall.
Aqua fit classes will be among the activities offered when Hammond Outdoor Pool opens on May 3. Registration begins on Sunday. (The News files)

Hammond Outdoor Pool set to open on May 3

Registration begins Sunday for Maple Ridge’s summer season facility

Aqua fit classes will be among the activities offered when Hammond Outdoor Pool opens on May 3. Registration begins on Sunday. (The News files)
(Neil Corbett/The News)

COVID-19 hits Maple Ridge city hall

Changes to public access will begin on Monday

(Neil Corbett/The News)