The Town’s major projects are guided by Council’s annual priorities, 10-Year Financial Strategy and Strategic Plan. Most major projects require extensive financial planning as well as public consultation to ensure they meet community needs now and for the future.
|Centre Avenue Improvements||Corridor improvements to increase traffic efficiency and capacity, particularly during peak commute times.||Project to be completed in two phases. Phase 1 completed in 2020. Phase 2 scheduled for 2022.|
|Highway 1A/22 interchange||The 2019 provincial budget included funding to construct the interchange at Highway 1A and 22.||TBD by Province of Alberta|
|Horse Creek Sports Park||Rocky View Schools (RVS) and the Town of Cochrane released the Master Site Plan for the future development of the Horse Creek Sports Park in June 2019.||Development to be phased in.|
|Jack Tennant Memorial Bridge||The Jack Tennant Memorial Bridge across the Bow River is now open.||Complete.|
|New Protective Services Building||A new Protective Services building will provide an integrated RCMP and Municipal Enforcement Detachment||Spring/Summer 2022|
|Transit: Cochrane On-Demand Local Transit (COLT)|
COLT service launched Oct 2019.
|Trial service launched Oct 7, 2019.|
Regular service began Jan 1, 2020.
|Transit Hub & Innovation Centre||The facility will be located at the former Esso Bulk Station across from the Cochrane Public Library.||Construction is anticipated to begin in the spring of 2021, with a targeted completion of 2022.|