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Maple Ridge

Maple Ridge is a perfect balance of urban sophistication and country splendour.  It is a community experiencing dynamic progress.  The new Golden Ears and Pitt River Bridges puts Maple Ridge in the heart of regional transportation corridors.

Area Facts

44km from Vancouver City Centre
The population is 80,400 residents.
forestry, tourism and the service sector
Go bird watching, cycling, fishing, or horseback riding in the numerous area parks. Play a round of golf. Or savour local food on a dining expedition or the famous Circle Farm Tour.
kindergarten to grade 12; post-secondary institutions located in nearby municipalities
Ridge Meadows Hospital

Ridge Meadows Hospital

Royal Columbian Hospital is a provincial referral hospital (tertiary/trauma care centre) located in New Westminster, BC, with 422 acute beds that is a University of BC Affiliated teaching hospital that offers medical, surgical, advanced diagnostics & imaging, critical care, inpatient pediatrics, levels 1 & 3 obstetrics, outpatient clinics, level 2 & 3 neonatology, cardiac surgery, neurosciences, and tertiary programs as well as 24/7 emergency services with 75,986 visits annually.

The Royal Columbian Hospital Redevelopment is a multi-year, multi-phase project to increase the hospital's capacity, beds and services. Phase one is underway and includes multiple projects, many which prepare the hospital’s infrastructure for future expansion as well as a new 75-bed mental health and substance use wellness centre with more outpatient clinics by late 2019/early 2020. Phase two, if approved by government, proposes to add an acute care tower with more beds for intensive care, cardiac intensive care, obstetrics and medicine/surgical and a new larger emergency by late 2022. Phase three proposes to upgrade existing buildings to support areas in the Health Care Centre, such as the laboratory and pharmacy, by 2025.

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