Downtown Maple Ridge Business Improvement Association conducted the Win Your Wish – Shop Local Christmas Promotion - draw this morning, January 3rd, 2018 at Ryan Jewellers in Valley Fair Mall.

Ineke Boekhorst, Executive Director, thanked all sponsors, including our Media Sponsor MR/PM NEWS, for their participation; without their participation DMRBIA would not be able to present this fantastic annual Shop Local promotion

All sponsors were represented and each sponsor participated in the actual draws

We also doubled the number of drop box locations this year, to approx 80 locations where customers could drop off their receipts + additionally people could enter online as well.

Total entries received approx 26,500 (which was 4500 more than last year), including 343 online entries.

The 2017 Win Your Wish winners are:

#1: Transat Travel pkg was won by Karen Porco – receipt from Lotus & Lemongrass

#2: Haney Sewing & Sound pkg was won by Logan Mahaffey – receipt from Little Shop of Movies

#3: Fuller Watson pkg was won by Elsa Ivins – receipt from London Drugs

#4: Cloud9 Spa pkg was won by Shannon – receipt from Lotus & Lemongrass

#5: Ryan Jewellers pkg was won by Maryann Pekhul – receipt from Save on Foods Valley Fair Mall

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)