FCSS & FRN COMMUNITY ANALYSIS

ABOUT FCSS & FRN: Cochrane Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) & the Family Resource Network (FRN) offers a wide variety of programming, resources and support services for older adults, seniors, families and everyone in between.  FCSS & FRN aim to encourage, strengthen and stabilize family and community life by addressing social issues, including financial security,…

2023-2025 Budget

ABOUT THE PROJECT When planning the budget, the Town estimates how much money will be spent (expenditures) to maintain public services and infrastructure, and how that money that will be generated (revenue) to meet the anticipated expenditures. Once these estimates are made and plans are set, staff develop the budget for Council’s consideration. As we…

Zero Waste Framework

ABOUT THE PROJECT The Town of Cochrane is updating the Zero Waste Framework. The Framework, adopted by Council in 2012, outlines the ways Cochrane can minimize the amount of waste being landfilled through waste reduction, reuse, recycling, redesign, composting and other actions. Cochrane has made significant progress towards the goals of the Zero Waste Framework…

2022-2025 Cochrane Strategic Plan

ABOUT THE PROJECT Cochrane is at a crossroads. We are evolving and growing as a vibrant and innovative community, while striving to preserve our inherent charm. We have heard the community’s desire to set a long-term vision for Cochrane. A vision which ensures that we maintain the elements you love about our community, while intentionally…

Corridor Study

ABOUT THE PROJECT Corridors (streets) play an important role in our community. Corridors connect us to key destinations, and they provide space for public events and recreation. In 2019, the Town of Cochrane initiated a project to think about the future of four corridors in Town: Fifth Avenue, Railway Street, River Avenue, and Griffin Road.…

2021-2023 Budget

ABOUT THE PROJECT The draft 2021-2023 budget was presented to Council at their October 26 meeting. Council will debate the budget on November 16-18. The proposed 2021-2023 budget includes a significant emphasis on addressing transportation-related issues, creating a proactive infrastructure renewal plan, delivering core services and managing slowed growth and the economy with a 1.27%…