RMRS in the News!

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May 21 – LAST Committee Transition Resource Fair:
https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/transition-event-in-maple-ridge-provided-for-students-with-diverse-needs/

May 20 – Upcoming Maple Ridge Repair Cafe:
https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/repair-cafe-event-saturday-in-maple-ridge/

Apr.23 – 2022 Earth Day Celebration Photos:
https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/maple-ridge-celebrates-earth-day-3/

Apr.14 – Earth Day Entertainment:
https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/spandy-andy-returns-as-earth-day-festival-headliner-in-maple-ridge/ 

Apr.13 – 2022 Earth Day Celebrations Back In Person!
https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/earth-day-celebration-in-maple-ridge-back-in-person/

Mar.25 – RMRS Amongst Top Oil Recyclers in Province – BCUOMA:
https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/ridge-meadows-oil-recyclers-amongst-top-in-the-province/

Mar.2 – Celebrate Earth Day Returns to Memorial Peace Park:
https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/earth-day-celebrations-to-return-to-memorial-peace-park-this-april/

Feb.23 – Family Heirloom Fixed at Maple Ridge Repair Cafe: https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/repair-caf-in-maple-ridge-breathes-new-life-into-a-70-year-old-family-treasure/

Feb.22 – Maple Ridge Climate Hub Climate Champion Awards Launch:
https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/new-maple-ridge-awards-to-promote-climate-champions/

Feb.12 – Repair Cafes – Year 5 Launch:
https://www.mapleridgenews.com/news/repair-caf-back-in-maple-ridge-after-test-run-in-october-2021/

Feb.6 – Recycling Delays due to Covid:
https://www.mapleridgenews.com/news/not-as-bad-as-snowfall-related-delays-says-ridge-meadows-recycling-after-garbage-pickup-snags/

Jan.25 – Deposit on Milk Containers:
https://www.mapleridgenews.com/news/maple-ridge-and-pitt-meadows-milk-drinkers-will-now-have-to-pay-a-deposit/

Jan.10 – Recycling Delays due to Weather:
https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/recycling-depot-encouraging-residents-to-be-patient-with-weather-related-delays-in-pickup/

2021

Dec.30 – Heavy Snowfall in Maple Ridge: https://www.mapleridgenews.com/news/several-feet-under-overnight-snowfall-buries-maple-ridge-and-pitt-meadows/

Dec.28 – Post-Holiday Recycling Tips: https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/make-reduce-reuse-recycle-this-years-mantra-for-holiday-waste/

Dec.21 – Federal Plastic Bans: https://www.mapleridgenews.com/news/feeral-government-intends-to-ban-plastic-straws-bags-in-canada-by-end-of-2022/

Dec.20 – Glass Collection Resumes: https://www.mapleridgenews.com/news/glass-collection-from-depots-resumes-today-in-maple-ridge/

Dec.13 – Holiday Recycling Tips: https://www.mapleridgenews.com/local-news/ridge-meadows-recycling-society-shares-recycling-tips-ahead-of-holiday-season/

Nov.27 – Bear Issues: https://www.mapleridgenews.com/news/maple-ridge-homeowner-slapped-with-charges-for-not-securing-bear-attractants/

Nov.20 – No Glass or Styrofoam Accepted: https://www.mapleridgenews.com/news/flooding-halts-collection-of-glass-and-styrofoam-recycling-in-maple-ridge-and-pitt-meadows/

Oct.30 – Maple Ridge Library’s 20th Anniversary (mentions RMRS) – https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/on-the-page-maple-ridge-library-marks-20th-anniversary/

Oct.25 – Repair Cafe Results – https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/first-repair-caf-sees-over-70-items-fixed-for-maple-ridge-and-pitt-meadows-residents/

Oct.19 – Repair Cafes – https://www.mapleridgenews.com/news/proof-of-vaccination-will-be-required-for-repair-cafs-first-event/

Oct.12 – Community Inclusion Month Event – https://www.mapleridgenews.com/news/virtual-inclusion-dance-party-for-maple-ridge-and-pitt-meadows-residents-happening-this-october/

Oct.11 – Brush Chipping Program – https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/ridge-meadows-recycling-societys-fall-chipping-program-is-back/

Oct.10 – Going Green Column – https://www.mapleridgenews.com/opinion/going-green-this-thanksgiving-help-stem-the-tide-of-garbage/

Sept.20 – Inclusive Hiring – https://www.mapleridgenews.com/marketplace/celebrating-inclusive-hiring-in-langley-and-ridge-meadows/

Sept.15 – Repair Cafes – https://www.mapleridgenews.com/news/repair-cafs-coming-back-after-a-pandemic-mandated-hiatus/

Sept.13 – (mention) – https://www.mapleridgenews.com/news/spills-into-maple-ridge-creek-killing-hatchery-salmon/

Sept.11 – HHW Drop-off Day – https://www.mapleridgenews.com/news/maple-ridge-to-get-its-second-household-hazardous-waste-drop-off-day/

Sept.11 – New EPR Items – https://www.mapleridgenews.com/news/mattresses-e-cigarettes-solar-panels-will-no-longer-go-to-the-dump-in-b-c/

Aug.12 – Depot Tours – https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/ridge-meadows-recycling-society-adds-another-depot-tour/

July 20 – Plastic Free July – https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/recycling-society-advocating-for-plastic-free-july-movement/

July 18 – Depot Tours – https://www.mapleridgenews.com/community/all-ages-invited-again-to-tour-recycling-depot/

Also! July 27 – Single Use Plastic Bans – https://www.mapleridgenews.com/news/b-c-cities-will-no-longer-need-provincial-approval-to-launch-single-use-plastic-ban/