Town of Canmore

Guiding Documents

Our Vision

"Canmore is a resilient and vibrant community socially, economically, and environmentally. Its strength is in its resourceful and engaged citizens, who thrive together on the strength of the community’s heritage, long term commitment to the diversity of its people, and health of the mountain landscape."  Canmore's Municipal Development Plan, 2016



2016-2018 Strategic Plan

  pdf 2017-2018 Budgets & Business Plan (10.84 MB)

Operating & Capital Budgets


pdf Climate Change Action Plan 2016 (2.54 MB)

pdf Environmental Sustainability Action Plan (2.27 MB)

pdf Human Use Management Review (845 KB)

Infrastructure & Transportation

pdf Building Condition Assessment Executive Summary 2017 (414 KB)

pdf 2014 Canmore Integrated Transportation Plan (15.09 MB)

pdf Spatial Needs Study 2017 (48.67 MB)

pdf Town Centre Enhancement Concept Plan (107 KB)

pdf Town Centre Parking Study (1.43 MB)

Integrated Parking Management Plan (coming soon)

pdf Utility Master Plan 2010 (6.29 MB)

pdf Waste Management Strategy (720 KB)

pdf IT Master Plan (477 KB)



pdf TOC Strategic Plan (3.37 MB)

     Reporting on Strategic Plan:   pdf 2017 Report to the Community (4.67 MB)

pdf Mining the Future - Final Report (1.88 MB)

Area Structure & Redevelopment Plans 

pdf Canmore Municipal Development Plan 2016 (4.11 MB)

     Reporting on MDP:  pdf 2017 Annual Review of Municipal Development Plan (1.68 MB)  

Land Use Bylaw Page


pdf Tools for the Future (3.07 MB)

Cultural Master Plan (coming 2018)

Canmore 2017 Living Wage Report - currently working on an update to this report

pdf Open Space & Trails Plan (3.78 MB)

pdf Canmore 2016 Recreation Master Plan (5.19 MB)

pdf Town of Canmore commitments to TRC actions
(359 KB)


Emergency Management Plan (coming soon)

pdf Fire Master Plan (17.71 MB)

     Reporting on Fire Master Plan:  pdf Fire Rescue Master Plan 2018 Update (716 KB)

pdf Wildfire Mitigation Strategy (3.45 MB)

pdf Canmore Fire Rescue Staffing Study (11.73 MB)

Hazard & Risk Assessments (coming soon)

Bow River Hazard Study (coming soon)