Transit Hub & Innovation Centre

The new Transit Hub and Innovation Centre will be located on the former Esso Bulk Station site, directly across from the Cochrane Public Library.

The facility will include:

  • Transit hub
  • Municipal office space
  • Public washrooms
  • Access to Town services

When complete, this project will: 

  • Deliver upon the Tri-Site Advisory recommendations. 
  • Provide a key connection between historic downtown and the Quarry.
  • Allow for the future development of a platform for regional train service.
  • Provide Town services within the core of our community.
  • Provide a new plaza and green space.

Key features: 

  • Building Size: 7,700 sq. ft.
  • Project Cost: $4.85M
  • Proposed Timeline: Construction to begin in Spring 2021. 
Key features
Building size 7,700 sq. ft. 
Proposed timeline Construction to begin Spring 2021 
Location Railway Street (Across from Cochrane Public Library)


Capital construction costs 
GreenTRIP funding$2,900,000
Grants (Municipal Sustainability Initiative) $1,300,000
Grants (GreenTRIP bus shelter / bus stop fund)$400,000
Contribution from approved crossing project$250,000
Total capital costs$4,850,000