Community Organization Appointments

Alouette River Management Society (ARMS)

The Alouette River Management Society is involved in almost all aspects of watershed stewardship, including education, inventory and monitoring, habitat restoration and lobbying for the protection of aquatic habitat. They are extremely active in the community and often attend private properties in order to assist landowners with the implementation of sound stewardship practices on their land.
  • Councillor Meadus
  • Councillor Robson (Alternate)

Business Improvement Association

The Business Improvement Association works to create a prosperous destination that is clean, safe and vibrant, where a diverse community of businesses and residents live, work and play.
  • Councillor Dueck
  • Councillor Yousef (Alternate)

Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber of Commerce works with community stakeholders to develop and implement diverse and sustainable economic strategies and create tools that support new and small business start up and grow.
  • Councillor Dueck
  • Councillor Meadus (Alternate)

Fraser Health Authority

The Fraser Health Authority services range from hospital care, to community-based residential, home health, mental health and public health services.
  • Mayor Morden
  • Councillor Dueck (Alternate)

Malcolm Knapp Research Forest Community Advisory Board

The Research Forest Community Advisory Board is comprised of community groups and government organizations and is mandated to offer suggestions and recommend policies to the Malcolm Knapp Research Forest, interpret a variety of viewpoints, build a broader base of community involvement, educate outsiders to the UBC community and explore possibilities for cooperative research.
  • Councillor Duncan

Maple Ridge / Pitt Meadows Arts Council

As a nonprofit society governed by a volunteer board of directors, the Maple Ridge / Pitt Meadows Arts Council is dedicated to promoting and encouraging appreciation for the arts.
  • Councillor Meadus
  • Councillor Svendsen (Alternate)

Maple Ridge Youth Planning Table 

The Maple Ridge Youth Planning Table is a committee made up of executive members and members at large that are focused on achieving the goals outlined in the Maple Ridge Youth Strategy through collaboration with youth, their families and local agencies to foster a community that supports and engages youth in nurturing their mental, social and physical health and wellbeing.
  • Councillor Meadus
  • Councillor Duncan (Alternate)

Ridge Meadows Recycling Society

The Ridge Meadows Recycling Society is a community-based, nonprofit organization advocating Zero Waste, operating responsible waste reduction services and providing environmental education.
  • Councillor Meadus
  • Councillor Robson (Alternate)

Ridge Meadows Seniors Society

The Ridge Meadows Seniors Society provides recreation and social programming for the seniors of Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows at the Ridge Meadows Seniors' Activity Centre and Pitt Meadows Family Recreation Centre Seniors Lounge.
  • Councillor Yousef
  • Councillor Duncan (Alternate)