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Children play on the new playground equipment at MacLean Park in Pitt Meadows on Monday. (The News files)

Pitt Meadows playgrounds start reopening Monday

Fencing and caution tape will be remove, signage promoting good hygiene will be posted

Children play on the new playground equipment at MacLean Park in Pitt Meadows on Monday. (The News files)
The gate offering access to boat launch and Pitt Addington rec area in north Pitt Meadows are locked, and operators from Katzie said a dispute could keep it closed for the foreseeable future. (Special to The News)

Access to Pitt Lake closed amid dispute between province and Katzie

Local First Nations wipe their hands of responsibilities for managing the rec site without agreement

The gate offering access to boat launch and Pitt Addington rec area in north Pitt Meadows are locked, and operators from Katzie said a dispute could keep it closed for the foreseeable future. (Special to The News)
People enjoy the new river in the Maple Ridge Leisure Centre pool. (Colleen Flanagan-THE NEWS)

LETTER: Not a fan of nude rules or new change rooms at Maple Ridge pool

Long-time leisure centre users speaks up about a few features that disappoint

  • Mar 13, 2020
People enjoy the new river in the Maple Ridge Leisure Centre pool. (Colleen Flanagan-THE NEWS)
The sign pictured has drawn its share of attention from Maple Ridge Leisure Centre patrons. (Ronan O’Doherty - THE NEWS)

Maple Ridge Leisure Centre’s ‘no nude zone’ sign draws attention

Universal change room has many private stalls for patrons to use

The sign pictured has drawn its share of attention from Maple Ridge Leisure Centre patrons. (Ronan O’Doherty - THE NEWS)
Golden Ears campsites will be all reservation only

Golden Ears campsites will be all reservation only

Maple Ridge group had lobbied to keep some camping for drive-ups

Golden Ears campsites will be all reservation only
Maple Ridge council looks at Albion community centre

Maple Ridge council looks at Albion community centre

Report offers two options for running the new facility

Maple Ridge council looks at Albion community centre
A rise of misconduct at the Nelson and District Community Complex has put a stress on staff and patrons. Photo: Tyler Harper

10 people banned in two weeks from B.C. rec centre for drugs, squatting

Suspensions were for setting up sleeping bags in washrooms, theft, verbal abuse of staff, and more

A rise of misconduct at the Nelson and District Community Complex has put a stress on staff and patrons. Photo: Tyler Harper