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



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

pdf 2018 Budget Amendments (704 KB)

Operating & Capital Budgets


pdf 2016 Climate Change Adaptation Background Report and Resilience Plan (2.54 MB)

pdf 2018 Climate Action Plan (1.14 MB)

pdf Environmental Sustainability Action Plan (2.27 MB)

pdf Human Use Management Review (845 KB)

Infrastructure & Transportation

pdf 2017 Building Condition Assessment Executive Summary (414 KB)

pdf Integrated Transportation Plan (12.16 MB)

pdf 2017 Spatial Needs Study (48.67 MB)

pdf Town Centre Enhancement Concept Plan (107 KB)

pdf 2018 Town Centre Parking Study (7.36 MB)

pdf 2018 Integrated Parking Management Plan (2.24 MB)

pdf 2010 Utility Master Plan (6.29 MB)

pdf Waste Management Strategy (720 KB)

pdf 2017 IT Master Plan (477 KB)

pdf 2018 Broadband Strategic Plan (12.75 MB)


pdf 2019 2022 Council Strategic Plan (5.11 MB)  

pdf 2016-2018 Council 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 2016 Canmore Municipal Development Plan (5.52 MB)

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

Land Use Bylaw


pdf Tools for the Future (3.07 MB)

Cultural Master Plan (coming 2018)

pdf 2017 Canmore Living Wage Report (505 KB)

pdf Open Space & Trails Plan (3.78 MB)

pdf 2016 Recreation Master Plan (5.19 MB)

pdf Open Space Development Guidelines 2005 (173 KB)

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)