development

This six-storey apartment complex, with offices and commercial space, is an application before Maple Ridge council. (F. Adab Architects/Special to the News)

Maple Ridge apartment and commercial building in the works on St. Anne

Building would see 111 units and commercial space in Haney

 

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

Riverfront subdivision clears council, buried by landslide

ARMS, Katzie, and environmentalists fought flood-plain development

 

Silver Valley has been the site of significant development in recent years. (The News files)

LETTER: Development in Maple Ridge’s Silver Valley impacts neighbour

A letter writer is interested in the how development has unintended consequences

  • Dec 16, 2021

 

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LETTER: Maple Ridge development planning should include community gardens

Neighbouring community has done a better job of letting people get their hands dirty

  • Nov 28, 2021
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Maple Ridge city hall (Neil Corbett/The News)

Report critical of Maple Ridge’s building department

Staff can be belittling, hostile, threatening to applicants, consultant found

Maple Ridge city hall (Neil Corbett/The News)
New development on Burnett Street at Lougheed. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Maple Ridge city hall considers apartments at Burnett and Lougheed

Six storey apartment building and townhouses proposed for site

New development on Burnett Street at Lougheed. (Neil Corbett/The News)
The 224 unit apartment complex would be beside the Salvation Army building in Maple Ridge. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Two new apartment projects on Lougheed in Maple Ridge

Buildings would add combined 371 new units

The 224 unit apartment complex would be beside the Salvation Army building in Maple Ridge. (Neil Corbett/The News)
The Katzie First Nation announced the province has stopped a controversial riverfront development on the Alouette River in Maple Ridge. (Special to The News)

Province stops Maple Ridge riverside development

Katzie First Nation voiced concerns about flood management, fish habitat

The Katzie First Nation announced the province has stopped a controversial riverfront development on the Alouette River in Maple Ridge. (Special to The News)
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LETTER: Pitt Meadows waterfront gem destroyed by design

Letter writer had a hand in planning waterfront village only to see industrial park put next door

  • Aug 7, 2021
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Share your opinion via email, through our website or in a posted letter. (Heather Colpitts/Black Press Media)

LETTER: Creation of ALR blamed for rising house prices

Maple Ridge council needs to do better in planning city’s growth to avoid creating ugly areas

  • Jul 11, 2021
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LETTER: Affordable housing appears to be an oxymoron

Writer critical of Maple Ridge council’s development plan that fails to factor in low-income people

  • Jul 7, 2021
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LETTER: Former councillor shames council about riverfront development

Craig Speirs questioning actions of four who voted in favour of project next to Alouette River

  • Jul 2, 2021
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LETTER: Public will voice protest in next civic election

Maple Ridge resident upset by vote on subdivision next to the Alouette River

  • Jul 1, 2021
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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)
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LETTER: Council, please heed Joni’s warning

Transplant from Whistler warns of what is to come, if mayor and councillors are wooed by developers

  • Jun 5, 2021
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Share your opinion via email, through our website or in a posted letter. (Heather Colpitts/Black Press Media)

LETTER: Maple Ridge council piecemeal planning a disservice to community

Mega developments mean more stress on infrastructure and amenities, letter writer argues

  • May 31, 2021
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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)
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)