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Overview of Pitt Meadows, British Columbia, Canada

Bordered by the Fraser River to the south, mountain ranges to the north and the Pitt River to the west, the community of Pitt Meadows is east of Vancouver, between Port Coquitlam and Maple Ridge. Pitt Meadows is an agricultural area known for its specialty crops, including blueberries, cranberries, raspberries and strawberries.

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History of Pitt Meadows, British Columbia

The municipality of Pitt Meadows was incorporated in the fall of 1874, with the Federal Free Homestead Act passed in the same year attracting more settlers to the area. The act provided land for $1 per acre. After 1885, the arrival of the railway attracted more people to the area. The completion of the Lougheed Highway in 1931 renewed activity and development in Pitt Meadows.

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Pitt Meadows's Demographics

Pitt Meadows has a significantly larger proportion of young, working families when compared to BC as whole, with 89.9% of the population age 65 or under compared to the BC average of 86.50% under the age of 65.

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Pitt Meadows's Climate

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Education in Pitt Meadows, British Columbia

School District #42 which serves both Pitt Meadows and Maple Ridge is one of the fastest growing school districts in British Columbia. There are both elementary and secondary schools in the area, along with two alternative schools.

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Transportation around Pitt Meadows, British Columbia

TransLink operates regular bus services throughout Pitt Meadows, and provides transportation link to other Lower Mainland communities.

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Tourism and Attractions of Pitt Meadows

Pitt Meadows has a variety of attractions, facilities and services as well as an array of accommodation and dining options available. Visit the Pitt Meadows Museum and learn the history of the city and area. There are many hiking and biking routes throughout the city. Check out the Meadows Maze and spend an afternoon finding your way through the giant cornfield maze.

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Geography of Pitt Meadows, British Columbia

Bordered by the Fraser River to the south, mountain ranges to the north and the Pitt River to the west, Pitt Meadows lies 40 km east of Vancouver.

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Pitt Meadows's Government

The municipal government of Pitt Meadows consists of a Mayor and six Councilors that are elected by the community every three years.

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Pitt Meadows's Economy and Industry

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Pitt Meadows's Culture and Significant Events

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Sports in Pitt Meadows, British Columbia

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