The Waterworks section provides high quality drinking water to homes and businesses, as well as water supply for fire suppression. This section installs and maintains hundreds of kilometres of watermains and connections throughout Maple Ridge as well as oversees water purchases from the Greater Vancouver Water District. The Waterworks section is responsible for:
  • monitoring of the water supply system to ensure safe drinking water
  • servicing fire hydrants
  • collecting weekly water samples for testing
  • standpipe maintenance
  • water meter installation, maintenance and reading
  • installing service connections to residents and businesses
  • flushing of water mains
  • repairing broken or damaged water mains and services