Construction season is about to start and it is expected to be another busy one in the community.

An open house is being held for residents and local business owners to drop in and talk to Cochrane staff about the various upcoming projects. 

The Capital Project Open House will be held Wednesday, March 29 from 3-8 p.m. at The Station, 360 Railway St. West. 

Featured information will include the following projects: 

  • Highway 1A Improvements Project and the 4th Avenue Retaining Wall 
  • Highway 1A/22 Interchange 
  • Centre Avenue / East End Storm 
  • Protective Services Building 
  • The Station (Programming & Public Art) 
  • Glenbow Pathway Project 
  • Highway 22 to Riverview Syphon
  • Glenpatrick Drive Infrastructure Replacement Project 

Director of Engineering and Asses Services, Pinky De La Cruz says, “Over the last couple of years, Cochrane Council has made significant investments in Cochrane’s infrastructure – from improvements to Railway Street to construction and opening of the Jack Tennant Memorial Bridge and James Walker Trail, to the resurfacing of the Centennial Park Playground. 2023 represents another significant investment year, as we look to complete some critical projects as well as initiate a number of new ones. This open house is a great opportunity for all interested community members to learn more and share their feedback.”

If you are unable to attend the open house, information on the projects can be found at