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The piano has now been moved to its “Hibernation Location” in the Maple Ridge Library; upstairs, north-side of the building. Next June/July 2018 it will be moved back in the Bandstand.
Hope you enjoyed our Pianos on the Street Project!
Great BIG Thank You to all our local musicians, who entertained the community!

 

Pianos on the Street is back in Downtown Maple Ridge for the 3rd year! Feel free to play the beautiful “Canada 150 themed piano” on the bandstand in Memorial Peace Park, now until September. As last year, the piano was painted by artists at Vicuna Studio (RMACL); beautiful job!

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Pianos on the Street is an innovative BC wide summer project presented by the Piano Teachers Federation of BC, hosted by the Downtown Maple Ridge businesses (for more information please visit, www.pianosonthestreet.com).
The goal of the project is to bring music to as many people as possible, to engage the community, and to activate public spaces.

Candy Cane Walk video

Candy Cane Walk video

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Published on Feb 20, 2018

A group of South Haney neighbours came together to plan a Candy Cane Walk for CP Holiday Train participants who were passing through their neighbourhood on the walk between the downtown parking lots and the Port Haney holiday train stop.

"I ❤ Downtown Maple Ridge" Winners

"I ❤ Downtown Maple Ridge" Winners

Two very happy winners of the I ❤ Downtown Maple Ridge Valentines promotion. Each won a beautiful “Date Night Basket” with a combined value of almost $2000! Congratulations ladies. All prizes were donated by your downtown MR merchants
And the Winners are:

Earth Day Poetry & Photo Contests

Earth Day Poetry & Photo Contests

Capture the Spirit of “DIY” through Earth Day Poetry & Photo Contests and Lead-Up Events Throughout March & April!
The Earth Day Poetry & Photo Contests are on NOW!!
Submit your entries by Friday, March 9 for your chance to win great prizes and be featured in the Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows NEWS.
Plus!! Check out some of the fabulous community events going on throughout March and April that tie into our “Do It Yourself: Make it, Grow it, Fix it, Share it!” theme!

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Council Approves Sunday Openings for Maple Ridge Public Library in 2018

Council has decided to have the Maple Ridge Public Library open on Sundays through the summer, starting in 2018. It has been past practice for the Library to be closed on Sundays outside of the school year (late July to after the Labour Day weekend).

Did You Know... Downtown Maple Ridge has Gift Certificates?

Did You Know...  Downtown Maple Ridge has Gift Certificates?

One card, 700 businesses to chose from!
The perfect gift for the local shopper on your list. Available in denominations of $25.00*, the certificates are available for purchase at the Downtown Maple Ridge BIA office, Monday - Friday, 10am-5pm.

Downtown Maple Ridge businesses are keeping you dry!

Downtown Maple Ridge businesses are keeping you dry!

Shoppers in Rainy Haney will have the option to grab a FREE bright orange umbrella from participating businesses, use it while it's raining, and return it at their own convenience. Thanks to the sponsorship of several local businesses, the Downtown Maple Ridge Business Improvement Association is able to provide 200 of these colorful umbrellas to the community this year.

Geocaching in Downtown Maple Ridge!

Geocaching in Downtown Maple Ridge!

Geocaching is a perfect, free, fun family activity and a great way to get outside and explore Downtown Maple Ridge.

Maple Ridge Shopping Bags

Maple Ridge Shopping Bags

Downtown Maple Ridge Shopping Bags are here! Beautiful, colourful, reusable bags, with iconic Maple Ridge graphics.
Available in many downtown Maple Ridge retail stores.
Only $1 each, made from recycled materials. Get one while they last!

Business Watch

Business Watch

The Business Watch program in Maple Ridge has been up and running for one year. The RCMP and BIA have spoken to approx. 150 businesses in the target area. Just to remind everyone the target area is located between 222nd to 224th Street, from Dewdney Trunk Rd to Lougheed Hwy.

Useful tips on how 9-1-1 works in relation to the police

Security

Security

Any BIA member that would like to use Westridge Security Service in emergencies (at a reduced BIA rate) and have not set up alarm response for their business yet, can do so by filling out the form and returning it to Westridge Security. This is an " Alarm Response Signup sheet" (pdf) with Westridge Security, for DMRBIA members. 
" Alarm Response Signup sheet" (MS Word format)