Town of Canmore

Bylaws Pending Approval

Due to current restrictions on public gatherings, public hearings will be held electronically using Zoom. Members of the public wishing to submit verbal comments at a public hearing may do so using a computer, mobile device, or telephone. To receive the meeting link, phone number and password, register with the municipal clerk at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. before 8:30 a.m. on the day of the public hearing. Please provide:
The name of the bylaw you are addressing,
*Your first and last name,
*Your position on the matter – in favour, opposed, or neutral,
*Your email address, if you are joining through the link to the website,
*Your phone number, if you are joining by telephone.

Your name and position on the matter will be recorded in the meeting minutes. Your email address or phone number will be used to manage the virtual meeting queue and not retained. Written submissions are also welcome. Submissions must be received by the municipal clerk at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by the published starting time of the public hearing, and refer to the bylaw number. All emailed responses will be acknowledged by return email. Digital submissions are encouraged, but can also be mailed to 902 – 7 Ave., Canmore, AB T1W 3K1 or dropped off at the Canmore Civic Centre at 902 – 7  Ave. Only one copy of a written submission is required. All submissions become public documents and persons may want to limit personal information provided. 

Land Use Bylaw Amendment 2020-10 1 MacDonald Place  

Summary of proposed bylaw

The applicant proposes to redistrict Lot 1, Block 5, Plan 4171JK (1 MacDonald Place), from R1-Residential Detached District to R2-Residential Two-Unit District. There is currently a single detached dwelling on the lot. If the land use district is amended to R2, it would allow for redevelopment opportunities that include duplex development. You can read the proposed bylaw pdf here (310 KB) .  

Next Steps

A public hearing is scheduled for Tuesday, August 18 at 9 a.m. For information about how to make a submission visit Public Hearings


Road Closure Bylaw 2020-05  

Summary of proposed bylaw

The landowners of 3 & 5 Railway Court (Lots 15-17, Block 66, Plan 1095F) have submitted a Road Closure Bylaw application. The application is for the closure of a 758 m2 portion of 12th Street and 3rd Avenue (also known municipally as Railway Court). You can read the proposed bylaw pdf here (321 KB) .

Next Steps

A public hearing was held on June 2, 2020. The Bylaw will be circulated to the Minister of Transportation for approval before Council can further consider the Road Closure Bylaw application with second and third reading. Road closures are regulated in Section 22 of the Municipal Government Act.


Road Closure Bylaw 2020-06 Portion of Plan 9312238

Summary of proposed bylaw

The Town of Canmore is preparing the subject lands for the development of a new fire hall. The Town has deemed this area of road plan no longer required for public travel. You can read the proposed bylaw pdf here (345 KB) .

Next Steps

A public hearing was held on June 2, 2020. The Bylaw will be circulated to the Minister of Transportation for approval before Council can further consider the Road Closure Bylaw application with second and third reading. Road closures are regulated in Section 22 of the Municipal Government Act.


Learn more about the Public Hearing Process

To find out how to make a submission and learn about what happens at a public hearing visit our Public Hearings page.

 

 

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