The Department of Planning and Development is responsible for implementing the community’s vision through both long-term and day-to-day planning and development activities. This includes the preparation and carrying out of various planning policies and related regulatory documents, processing subdivision applications, and issuing development and building permits.

Rob Ellis, M.E.Des., R.P.P., M.C.I.P.
Director of Planning Services
403-673-3611 Ext. 222
robert.ellis@mdbighorn.ca

Jan Thompson
Development Officer
403-673-3611 Ext. 224
janice.thompson@mdbighorn.ca

Darlene Paranaque, R.P.P., M.C.I.P. Planner
Development Planner
403-673-3611 Ext. 226
darlene.paranaque@mdbighorn.ca

Katy Bravo Stewart
Planning Administrative Assistant
403-673-3611 Ext 249
katy.stewart@mdbighorn.ca

Dave Surkan
Safety Codes Officer Building Discipline
403-673-3611 Ext.228
building@mdbighorn.ca
or janice.thompson@mdbighorn.ca