Happy New Year! RMRS January, 2022 Newsletter Now Online

Click to view the January, 2022 RMRS Newsletter.
All past newsletters are archived on our website.

In this newsletter…

  • 2022 marks 50 years of Recycling Evolution in Maple Ridge! Throughout the year, we will be working on projects that highlight our 50-year history, starting WAAAAY back in 1972…
  • Evolution in Action! Starting February 1, 2022, all milk & plant-based beverage containers will be included in the Return It beverage deposit system…
  • Want to be part of Ridge Meadows Recycling Society’s legacy? Renew or sign up for membership before Thursday, March 3 to vote at the April 7 Annual General Meeting.
  • Our next Repair Cafe is scheduled for Saturday, February 19 from 10am – 2pm at the Maple Ridge Seniors Activity Center. If public health orders at the time allow, bring us your broken stuff – AND your vaccine passport!
  • Books and magazines are both accepted at the Maple Ridge Recycling Depot – if you find a book you want to buy, it’s yours for 25 cents!
  • Save the Date! We are hoping to hold an in-person Celebrate Earth Day event this year on Saturday, April 23. Help us explore “Pathways to a Better Normal” online & off!
  • In case you missed it, We are HIRING! We are currently interviewing for a supervisor, truck drivers, & swampers. Updated pay rates for 2022!
  • Do any 2022 stat holidays fall on your recycling day? Find out on our 2022 calendar…Despite the difficulties, there’s LOTS going on in our community this month! Stay connected, stay safe, stay kind 🙂
Happy New Year from Ridge Meadows Recycling!

PS. Have you checked out our Celebrate Earth Day 2021 EMERGE map yet? It’s great for exploring your community and has been viewed over 7200 times!