The Waterworks section provides high quality drinking water to homes and businesses, as well as water supply for fire suppression. This section installs and maintains hundreds of kilometres of watermains and connections throughout Maple Ridge as well as oversees water purchases from the Greater Vancouver Water District. The Waterworks section is responsible for:
  • monitoring of the water supply system to ensure safe drinking water
  • servicing fire hydrants
  • collecting weekly water samples for testing
  • standpipe maintenance
  • water meter installation, maintenance and reading
  • installing service connections to residents and businesses
  • flushing of water mains
  • repairing broken or damaged water mains and services
Issue Reporting
Please call the Operations Centre immediately to report the following emergencies and services:
  • watermain break
  • water service break or leak
  • damaged or leaking fire hydrant
  • flooding in house or street
  • locating water service connection at property line
  • water meter repairs
  • requesting a water meter
Call the Engineering Department for help with the following processes:
  • installation of a new water service connection
  • disconnection of water service connection