Welcome to the Town of Canmore!

This is the official website for the municipality and contains everything you need to know about municipal matters for the Town of Canmore. The website also contains information about Canmore’s sustainability efforts, our history, our amazing natural environment, and some general information about living and playing in Canmore.


Cougar Creek Debris Flood Retention Structure

Proposed Terms of Reference for Environmental Impact Assessment

The Director responsible for Environmental Assessment has directed that an Environmental Impact Assessment Report be prepared for the Cougar Creek Debris Flood Retention Structure.  The Town of Canmore has prepared a proposed Terms of Reference for this Environmental Impact Assessment, and through this public notice, invites the public to review this document.

Cougar Creek Environmental Impact Assessment Proposed Terms of Reference available here

2015 Draft Municipal Development Plan

Deadline for public feedback on the draft Municipal Development Plan (MDP) now closed

Thank you to everyone who took the time to submit feedback and help us improve the draft MDP. The deadline for public submissions was October 30.

What happens next?

  • Compile feedback received
  • Special meeting of Council before Christmas to share feedback and allow council to provide their input to the draft MDP prior to first reading
  • Revise the draft MDP and incorporate community feedback and council input
  • First reading of the draft MDP in early 2016 with a public hearing to follow in the first quarter of 2016

To read the draft MDP and for more information - click here or go to www.canmore.ca/mdp. Meeting dates will be posted on this page as they are finalized.