Construction Updates

Aquatic and Curling/Multi-sport Centre

Cochrane's new aquatic and curling/multi-sport centre is being built at the Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre, 800 Griffin Rd E. Anticipated opening is Spring 2017.

Construction updates available on
Watch the construction LIVE on our webcams: Webcam 1, Webcam 2, Webcam 3, Webcam 4

Scheduled work

IMPORTANT NOTE: Dates for all outdoor projects are weather dependent. For your safety and the safety of the crews working, please be patient, follow flag person directions and obey all signs in the area. We appreciate your patience and understanding.

Parks and Open Spaces
Water and Wastewater

Timeline  Location Description
Riverfront Park
Sep 28: Parking lot closed for maintenance.
Pathway work and park construction. More info, specific locations and dates.
The work is ongoing. For your own safety, please continue to obey the trail closed signs and do not cross or move barricades.

Parks and Open Spaces
Mar-Oct, 2016
Fortis Alberta substation upgrade: along Rolling Range Dr, George Fox Tr and Hwy 22.
• Surveying and staking: Mar
• Construction: Jun-Oct
  • Short duration traffic disruptions: Rolling Range Dr, Rolling Range Estates Rd, George Fox Tr.
  • An approximate one-week, one-lane closure, eastbound lane of George Fox Tr, west of the creek (timing to be confirmed)
Minimal disruption in electricity service is expected. More info:

Water Treatment Plant, 141 West Terrace Pt
Skylight installation, southwest corner of the building: Apr-May
Exterior windows northwest corner: replacement with brick to accommodate installation of a motor control center (MCC) in the electrical room.
Parking lot excavation, northwest corner: upgraded electrical transformer installation.
New MCC, main breakers and generator transfer switch installation.

Water and Wastewater
Jun 20-Sep 2016
GlenEagles/Headlands Pathway
Pathway closed to facilitate Headlands slope remediation. For your own safety, please obey the trail closed signs and do not cross or move barricades. Work anticipated to begin Jun 27 and continue for three months, weather permitting. More information.
Parks and Open Spaces
mid-Aug to end of Sep
Various Paving and overlay work:
• Gleneagles Dr from the overpass to Gleneagles Boulevard (incl. Gleneagles Gate)
• Range Road 43 from Hwy 22 to Twp 262
• Railway St by Grande Ave
• Pope Ave and Sibbald St
Aug 29-Sep 16
South of skate park/Mitford Pond
  • stormsewer upgrades
  • installation of an oil/grit separator
Aug; ongoing
Private road between the Cochrane Public Library and the Cochrane Movie House
This road has been closed by the developer as construction starts on Grande Avenue Village (map). Use Fifth or Centre Avenue as alternate routes.
 Important notes:
• Library access is still available from Railway St
• Work is currently being scheduled to finalize Grande Ave
• Grande Ave is planned to be opening this fall