Planning & Engineering Regulations

  1. Infrastructure Management (Project Management Office, Engineering, Data Management & Capital Projects)

    Phone: (403) 207-7075

    Fax: (403) 569-0512

Engineering Services is responsible for working with the Planning & Growth department in the review and comment phases of applications for MASP, ASP, Outline Plans, and land use, zoning amendments, and major construction projects.  These reviews ensures appropriate development standards; servicing requirements and good engineering practices are met.

Engineering is responsible to ensure conformity to sound engineering principles and engineering design criteria and standards of the City for:

  • The review and approval of final detailed engineering designs for all site plan applications and plans of subdivision included within agreements,
  • Inspection of the infrastructure during construction,
  • Review and approval for new residential, commercial and industrial development, capital reconstruction works, site works and traffic studies,
  • Management of the City’s roadway networks, including traffic impact and transportation network studies, and
  • Management of department staff and other resources, including professional engineering consultants and private contractors involved with City and private development and construction of road and utilities.

The following documents are intended for use by City staff, Consulting Engineers, Designers, and Contractors designing and constructing engineering infrastructure that the City will own and operate:
Plans, Standards & Specifications
Landscape Standards & Specifications
Engineering Design & Construction Standards
Transportation Master Plan
Utility Master Plan
Flushing, Testing & Disinfection Manual (new water & sanitary sewer mains)
Erosion and Sediment Control for Infill Developments - Good Housekeeping Practices
Stormwater Master Plan 2020
Existing Stormwater System Analysis 2020

Policies  Year
Chestermere Design Guidelines 2011
Public Art Policy 2015
Wetland Policy
Appendix A & B maps

 Bylaws Year 
Storm Sewers & Storm Drainage Bylaw
Wetland Bylaw 2015
Erosion Sediment Control Measures Bylaw Under review
Off-site Levy Bylaw 2021
Summary of 2017 Chestermere Off-Site Levy Bylaws 2017