Pincher Creek Regional Recreation Master Plan reviewMarch 31, 2021
March 31, 2021 Update
The below documents are being presented to the Town and MD Councils for review.
Final Full Pincher Creek Regional Recreation Master Plan (March 30, 2021)
Final Condensed Pincher Creek Regional Recreation Master Plan (March 30, 2021)
Pincher Creek Regional Recreation Master Plan
The Town and Municipal District (M.D.) are committed to the continuation of high-quality services and sound planning to ensure that our region is viewed as an attractive place to grow up, raise a family, enjoy retirement, and lead an active, healthy lifestyle. To assist in achieving this commitment, the Town and M.D. have completed a comprehensive DRAFT Regional Recreation Master Plan. The plan will provide a firm steppingstone for continued planning in the region, guide future investment in recreation, parks, and culture, and support the long-term success of the region.
Two versions were available for review:
Condensed Version (24 pages)
Full Version (108 pages)
Draft Review Presentation
Residents are invited to a review of the draft on March 4 at 1:30 p.m. or March 4 at 5:30 p.m. These two sessions will be presented virtually using zoom. This will be an opportunity for you to share your thoughts on the draft plan. Registration is required to attend the sessions, please follow the link here.
Recreation Plan FAQ:
What is the purpose of the project?
To develop a recreation master plan that will provide guidance to the Town and Municipal District (M.D.) of Pincher Creek in making decisions that best meet the recreation, parks, and culture needs of the community in the future.
How did residents give input to the plan?
Input opportunities were open to all Town and M.D. residents. A resident survey and a stakeholder survey were available during the months of July and August. Both surveys were available online and in paper copies. In person sessions were hosted at Cenotaph Park, the Ranchland (Co-op) Mall and the Pincher Creek Farmers Market in August.
Town and MD residents were mailed via Canada Post a reminder card to complete the survey, advertising of the survey was in all local media.
Who funded the plan?
The Town of Pincher Creek & MD of Pincher Creek funded the plan.
When will the recommendations in the plan be actioned?
All recommendations are subject to Council direction, review and budget considerations. At this time, there are no specific timelines attached to the priorities.
What are the next steps?
Two sessions will be held for additional feedback from the community on March 4. The plan will then be presented to both the Town and MD of Pincher Creek Councils. The goal of the plan is to provide guidance to the Town and the MD in making decisions that best meet the recreation, parks, and culture needs of the community in the future.