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Naomi Brunemeyer, with B.C. Housing, addresses council on Tuesday. (THE NEWS/files)
Naomi Brunemeyer, with B.C. Housing, addresses council on Tuesday. (THE NEWS/files)
Annette LeBox and former NDP MLA Michael Sather oppose the land being removed from the Agricultural Land Reserve. (THE NEWS/files)

Web poll: Do you support removing land from the ALR in Maple Ridge to build a business park?

Two applications been filed with the City of Maple Ridge to remove…

  • May 16, 2018
Annette LeBox and former NDP MLA Michael Sather oppose the land being removed from the Agricultural Land Reserve. (THE NEWS/files)
B.C. Housing plans on building the shelter on three lots in the 22500-block of Royal Crescent this summer. (THE NEWS/files)

Web poll: Should B.C. Housing seek approval from Maple Ridge council for temporary modular housing?

Maple Ridge council has asked the province to consult further before the…

  • May 9, 2018
B.C. Housing plans on building the shelter on three lots in the 22500-block of Royal Crescent this summer. (THE NEWS/files)
Gas prices exceeded $1.60 a litre earlier this week. (files)

Web poll: Are you leaving Metro Vancouver to purchase gas?

The price dipped to 159.9 in Maple Ridge on Wednesday.

  • May 2, 2018
Gas prices exceeded $1.60 a litre earlier this week. (files)
Pro-SOGI supporters came out to cheer on better sex and gender identity education in B.C.’s schools on Monday. (Katya Slepian/Black Press)

Web poll: Do you support the provincial Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity education program?

Supporters and opponents rallied for and agasinst it Monday in Vancouver and Victoria.

  • Apr 25, 2018
Pro-SOGI supporters came out to cheer on better sex and gender identity education in B.C.’s schools on Monday. (Katya Slepian/Black Press)
B.C. Premier John Horgan speaks during a press conference to discuss his meeting with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Alberta Premier Rachel Notley on the deadlock over Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Sunday, April 15, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang)

Web poll: Do you support the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project?

New poll says more than half of British Columbians now support it.

  • Apr 19, 2018
B.C. Premier John Horgan speaks during a press conference to discuss his meeting with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Alberta Premier Rachel Notley on the deadlock over Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Sunday, April 15, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang)
Sexual harassment in the workplace is an “epidemic that has been allowed to persist.”

Web poll: Have you experienced sexual harassment in the workplace?

Sexual harassment prevalent in Canadian workplaces.

  • Apr 12, 2018
Sexual harassment in the workplace is an “epidemic that has been allowed to persist.”
Web poll: Are you going to delete your Facebook account?

Web poll: Are you going to delete your Facebook account?

Social media platform’s privacy practices have come under fire.

  • Apr 4, 2018
Web poll: Are you going to delete your Facebook account?
Vancouver city councillor and Metro Vancouver board vice-chair Raymond Louie speaks at Friday’s meeting. (Metro Vancouver)

Web poll: Should Metro Vancouver board members receive a retirement allowance?

Board agreed to a retirement allowance of 10.2 per cent of earnings.

  • Mar 28, 2018
Vancouver city councillor and Metro Vancouver board vice-chair Raymond Louie speaks at Friday’s meeting. (Metro Vancouver)
School trustee Susan Carr says that library staff should be allowed to administer naloxone. (THE NEWS/files)
School trustee Susan Carr says that library staff should be allowed to administer naloxone. (THE NEWS/files)
The NDP removed road tolls from the Golden Ears Bridge in September. (THE NEWS/files)

Web poll: Have you noticed an increase in local traffic since Golden Ears Bridge tolls were removed?

According to stats from TransLink, monthly traffic volume has increased since the tolls were removed.

  • Mar 14, 2018
The NDP removed road tolls from the Golden Ears Bridge in September. (THE NEWS/files)
TransLink has announced a B-Line bus service connecting Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows to Coquitlam Central SkyTrain station. (THE NEWS/files)

Web poll: Should the new B-Line bus route to SkyTrain wind through Pitt Meadows?

TransLink is asking for feedback on where bus stops should be.

  • Mar 7, 2018
TransLink has announced a B-Line bus service connecting Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows to Coquitlam Central SkyTrain station. (THE NEWS/files)
Protestors join a grassroots movement during a rally against gun violence in downtown Los Angeles on Feb. 19, in the wake of the recent school shooting in Parkland, Florida. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)

Web poll: Do students feel safe in local schools?

Two North Delta schools were locked down as police searched for a man allegedly wielding a gun.

  • Feb 28, 2018
Protestors join a grassroots movement during a rally against gun violence in downtown Los Angeles on Feb. 19, in the wake of the recent school shooting in Parkland, Florida. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
The Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows school district is moving away from Ridge Meadows Recycling Society model. (THE NEWS/files)
The Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows school district is moving away from Ridge Meadows Recycling Society model. (THE NEWS/files)
A new community centre in Albion is one of the projects. (files)
A new community centre in Albion is one of the projects. (files)
(Alex Proimos/Flickr/Wikimedia Commons)
(Alex Proimos/Flickr/Wikimedia Commons)
The new facility on Burnett Street is to be run the Salvation Army Ridge Meadows Ministries. (THE NEWS/files)

Web poll: Do you support the Salvation Army as operator of the proposed supportive housing and emergency shelter building?

The province is spending $3.6 million to purchase property at 11749 and 11761 Burnett Street.

  • Jan 29, 2018
The new facility on Burnett Street is to be run the Salvation Army Ridge Meadows Ministries. (THE NEWS/files)
An artist’s conception of the underpass at Harris Road. (Contributed)

Question of the week: Do you support an underpass on Harris Road?

Pitched by Greater Vancouver Gateway Council.

  • Jan 24, 2018
An artist’s conception of the underpass at Harris Road. (Contributed)
The corner of Lougheed Highway and Burnett Street in Maple Ridge the site for a new supportive housing and emergency shelter facility. (THE NEWS/files)

Question of the week: Do you support the new location for a supportive housing and emergency shelter facility in Maple Ridge?

40-bed supportive housing complex and 40-bed shelter would be built within a year at 11749 Burnett St.

  • Jan 16, 2018
The corner of Lougheed Highway and Burnett Street in Maple Ridge the site for a new supportive housing and emergency shelter facility. (THE NEWS/files)

Question of the week:

Do you support removing trees to straighten Fern Crescent?

  • Oct 24, 2017