Environmental Programs

Ridge Meadows Recycling works in partnership with the City of Maple Ridge to administer a number of environmental programs that promote waste reduction, energy & water conservation, and reduce the number of interactions with wildlife in our community through the Wildsafe BC program.

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Supported Workers, 2011

Supported Work Program

RMRS partners with Community Living British Columbia (CLBC) to run the Supported Work Program, providing employment and training to people with developmental disabilities.


Events & Festivals

After the success of our 40th Anniversary Celebration in 2012, Ridge Meadows Recycling continued to organize the Celebrate Earth Day in Maple Ridge festivities at Memorial Peace Park. We take part in as many local events and festivals as possible throughout the year. Check out some of the amazing events & festivals our community has to offer at Maple Ridge Parks & Leisure Services.


Recent Community News

  • Next Repair Cafe on Saturday, September 15 at Memorial Peace Park!

    Bring your broken stuff or just stop by to check out the repair action at the Bandstand in Memorial Peace Park from 10am – 2pm on Saturday, September 15 as we partner with GETI Fest! Learn more about the Maple Ridge Repair Cafes.

  • Happy Fall! RMRS October, 2016 Newsletter now online

    Click to view our  October, 2016 Newsletter which includes information on Waste Reduction Week, Turn Down the Heat Week, Maple Ridge’s First Ever “Celebrate the Night” event, Fall Brush Chipping set-out deadlines, photos from the LAST Committee‘s Free Community Living Month BBQ, & more. Enjoy!

  • RMRS & SD42 Support Zero Waste School Pilots

    School District 42 and Ridge Meadows Recycling Society are partnering to support local schools that are taking initiatives towards becoming a Zero Waste School. A number of initiatives are being tested out at Alouette & Fairview Elementary schools and will be a first step toward helping other schools in the District reduce waste, conserve water  Read More…

  • Ridge Meadows Recycling’s Guide & Scout Waste Reduction Challenge!

    Ridge Meadows Recycling Society has created a special Waste Reduction Challenge badge for Maple Ridge Guide & Scout groups in honour of Waste Reduction Week in October. “We are excited to be working with Guide & Scout groups this year,” says Carol Botting, President of Ridge Meadows Recycling, “Caring for the environment has always been  Read More…

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