The City of Maple Ridge Heritage Awards recognize special initiatives, accomplishments and projects that have advanced heritage conservation and awareness in our community. Nominations close in October of each year.
2017 Heritage Awards
The 2017 Heritage Awards were held on Thursday, February 16 at St. Andrew’s Heritage Church Hall, 22279 116 Avenue. Some extensive new information and a full history on Edmund Pope was unveiled thanks to the work of the Family History Group and was given to the Historical Society to add to our community’s resources. Artist in residence, Kat Wahamaa wrote an original song to summarize Pope’s history and contribution, “The Making of a Citizen – Edmund Pope”. Awards were also given out to individuals and groups to recognize their contributions to heritage.