Major Projects

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.

Current projects

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. Learn more.  


COLT: Cochrane On-demand Local Transit launched Oct 7, 2019.

Jack Tennant Memorial Bridge

The new Jack Tennant Memorial Bridge across the Bow River located near the SLS Family Recreation Center is currently under construction. Find out more.

Highway 1A and 22

The 2017 provincial budget included funding to begin the process for building an interchange at Highway 1A and 22. Find out more.

Past projects


The federal goverment legalized and regulated recreational cannabis consumption in Canada as of October 17, 2018. Find out how the Town got ready.

Aquatic and Curling/Multisport Centre

Cochrane's new Aquatic and Curling/Multisport Centre opened July 2017 at  Spray Lake Sawmills Family Centre. There is also a capital fundraising campaign.

Capital projects