Town of Canmore

829 Main Street Commercial Building (Retail and Visitor Accommodation)

What is Happening?

An application for new commercial development on privately owned land has been received for the site that currently houses the Settler’s Cabin building. The intent of the development is to develop a three-storey building containing retail uses on the ground floor, and visitor accommodation on the upper floors.

The proposed uses are considered permitted uses within the Town Centre (TC) District of the Land Use Bylaw. The following variances have been requested:

  • Maximum Floor Area Ratio
  • Minimum Parking Spaces to be provided


The location of the proposed development is 829 Main Street.