From left: Councillor Susan Flowers, Councillor Patrick Wilson, Councillor Morgan Nagel, Mayor Jeff Genung, Councillor Marni Fedeyko, Councillor Tara McFadden, Councillor Alex Reed.
Cochrane’s Council is the elected governing body of the Town of Cochrane. Council sets public policy and direction, adopts bylaws and sets strategic priorities for municipal staff. Together they are responsible for establishing corporate policy and setting strategic priorities. The Mayor is the chief elected official. The Deputy Mayor position is appointed to each Councillor on a rotation.
The current council was elected October 16, 2017. The Mayor and six council members are elected every four years (every three years before 2013); the next municipal election is October 18, 2021.
Council meetings are held at the Cochrane RancheHouse on the second and fourth Monday of each month (Council meets only once in July, August and December). All Council meetings are open to the public. There are also opportunities for members of the public to participate in Council Committees and other volunteer events and organizations.
Councillor Susan Flowers
Cochrane Library Board
Rocky View Foundation
Tri-Site Concept Plan Advisory Group
Rocky View Regional Handi-Bus Society (Alternate)
AUMA Municipal Governance Committee
Bow Rivers Edge Campground Society
Transit Task Force
FCSS & Social Planning Advisory Board (Alternate)
Intermunicipal Committee (IMC) with Rocky View County
Parks and Recreation Committeee
Rocky View Regional Handi-bus Society Board
Councillor Alex Reed
Intermunicipal Committee (IMC) with the Rocky View County
Subdivision & Development Appeal Board (Alternate)
Spray Lakes Sawmills Recreation Park Soceity