In Alberta, municipal elections take place every four years. During elections, Cochrane residents vote to elect a Mayor and six Councillors. The last election in Cochrane was in 2021. 

Official 2021 municipal election results

6,842 votes were cast in the 2021, representing 33 per cent of eligible voters.

Mayoral candidateTotal number of votes receivedElected official
Jeff GenungElected by acclamationYes
Councillor candidateTotal number of votes receivedElected official
Morgan Nagel3527Yes 
Tara McFadden3140Yes
Marni Fedeyko3036Yes
Susan Flowers2956Yes
Patrick Wilson2950Yes
Alex Reed2498Yes
Paul Singh2420
Bruce Townley1788
Brandon Michael Cruze1584
Daniel Cunin1478
Todd Muir1395
Ryan McMillan1220
Samantha Lynn Nickerson1112
Kaitlin Chamberlain981
Erika Lange951
Deborah Murphy875
Alan Cox874
Paul Gregory Crierie739
Alexander William Murphy184