City Hall

Parks director David Boag talks to residents of a homeless camp. (The News files)

Manager of parks and rec leaving Maple Ridge

Boag retiring after 22 years at city hall

Parks director David Boag talks to residents of a homeless camp. (The News files)
City hall is asking for public input on its greenhouse gas reduction plans.

Maple Ridge wants citizen input on greenhouse gas targets

City hall to host an online webinar on Thursday

City hall is asking for public input on its greenhouse gas reduction plans.
Maple Ridge and Langley Township have made the Smart21 list.

Virtual conference co-hosts Maple Ridge and Langley Township make list of Smart21

21 communities shortlisted for Intelligent Community of the Year after online event

Maple Ridge and Langley Township have made the Smart21 list.
City council reviewed the Growing Together report, and its vision for downtown Maple Ridge.

Pocket parks, walkability, safety are highlights of Maple Ridge downtown vision

Homelessness and crime could undermine vision for city says Robson

City council reviewed the Growing Together report, and its vision for downtown Maple Ridge.
Pitt Meadows

Pitt Meadows city hall taking applications for committees

Deadline looms for citizens who want to get involved

Pitt Meadows
Chad Cowles is the manager of the community social safety initiatives for the City of Maple Ridge. (The News files)

Maple Ridge looks to hire more Community Safety Officers

Council wants more shifts for team working in business district

Chad Cowles is the manager of the community social safety initiatives for the City of Maple Ridge. (The News files)
Neighbourhood Small Grant applications open later this month.

Up to $500 available through Maple Ridge’s Neighbourhood Small Grants Program

Former block party grant program has gone virtual to build communities

Neighbourhood Small Grant applications open later this month.
Maple Ridge city hall. (THE NEWS – files)

Maple Ridge to co-host Intelligent Community Forum Smart 21 Conference

Virtual event about economic development in the digital age

Maple Ridge city hall. (THE NEWS – files)
(News files)

Pitt Meadows receives $3.7 million for COVID-19 costs

Provincial grant will cover funding shortfalls and new expenses

(News files)
The slide happened in November of 2018. (Special to The News)

Slippery slope has Albion community centre neighbours upset

City’s excavations caused landslide on neighbouring property

The slide happened in November of 2018. (Special to The News)
Maple Ridge city hall.

Maple Ridge hosts virtual hackathon

‘We will continue our city’s digital transformation’

  • Dec 31, 2020
Maple Ridge city hall.
Pitt Meadows mayor Bill Dingwall. (THE NEWS/files)

Pitt Meadows residents paid property taxes on time

Mayor lauds property owners and city hall spending cuts

  • Oct 4, 2020
Pitt Meadows mayor Bill Dingwall. (THE NEWS/files)
Maple Ridge city hall will be reopening to the public for counter service. (The News files)

Maple Ridge City Hall reopening for counter service

Staff and customers operate within WorkSafe rules

  • Oct 2, 2020
Maple Ridge city hall will be reopening to the public for counter service. (The News files)
Pitt Meadows mayor Bill Dingwall stands out front of city hall. (Black Press)

Pitt Meadows city hall reopening

Government building will be available to members of the public on Monday, Sept. 14

Pitt Meadows mayor Bill Dingwall stands out front of city hall. (Black Press)
Pitt Meadows recreation and cultural facilities and programs will begin a phased reopening in September. (THE NEWS – files)

Pitt Meadows will start phased reopening in September

Recreation and cultural programs and facilities to gradually return

  • Jul 31, 2020
Pitt Meadows recreation and cultural facilities and programs will begin a phased reopening in September. (THE NEWS – files)
The plaque that replaced the Sir John A. Macdonald statue in front of Victoria’s city hall was vandalized within the first day that it was up. Kristyn Anthony/VICTORIA NEWS

Plaque that replaced Macdonald statue at Victoria city hall vandalized

Less than 24 hours after plaque was installed, an ‘X’ had been scratched through the centre

The plaque that replaced the Sir John A. Macdonald statue in front of Victoria’s city hall was vandalized within the first day that it was up. Kristyn Anthony/VICTORIA NEWS
Phoebe Ramsay (left), Samantha, and Lucy Gunn supported the removal of the Sir John A. Macdonald statue from the front steps of Victoria’s City Hall. Nicole Crescenzi/VICTORIA NEWS

PHOTOS: Hundreds gather at a B.C. City Hall after removal of Sir John A. Macdonald Statue

People rallied in support and in protest of the removal, carrying signs and chanting

Phoebe Ramsay (left), Samantha, and Lucy Gunn supported the removal of the Sir John A. Macdonald statue from the front steps of Victoria’s City Hall. Nicole Crescenzi/VICTORIA NEWS
Kate Loomer (left), Bradley Clements, Reuben Rose-Redwood, and Lisa Kadonaga held up signs in support of the removal of the Sir John A. Macdonald Statue. Nicole Crescenzi/VICTORIA NEWS

Removal of John A. Macdonald statue at B.C. City Hall met with divided crowd

People debated race and politics while Sir John A. Macdonald was removed from Victoria’s City Hall

Kate Loomer (left), Bradley Clements, Reuben Rose-Redwood, and Lisa Kadonaga held up signs in support of the removal of the Sir John A. Macdonald Statue. Nicole Crescenzi/VICTORIA NEWS