Planning & Engineering Regulations

Engineering Services is responsible for working with Development & Planning 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:
a) The review and approval of final detailed engineering designs for all site plan applications and plans of subdivision included within agreements,
b) Inspection of the infrastructure during construction.
c) Review and approval for new residential, commercial and industrial development, capital reconstruction works, site works and traffic studies.
d) Management of the City’s roadway networks, including traffic impact and transportation network studies,
e) 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  Year
Engineering Design & Construction Standards
2013 (current)
2012 
Master Transportation Plan
Under review
2010 (current)
Integrated Stormwater Management Plan
2015
Utility Master Plan
Utility Master Plan

2017 (current)
2010 
Flushing, Testing & Disinfection Manual (new water & sanitary sewer mains)
2010
Erosion and Sediment Control for Infill Developments - Good Housekeeping Practices
 


Policies  Year
Chestermere Design Guidelines 2011
Municipal Improvement Policy 
Under review
2013 (current)
2011 
Public Art Policy 2015
Wetland Policy
Appendix A & B maps
2013 (current)


 Bylaws Year 
Storm Sewers & Storm Drainage Bylaw
2012 (current)
Wetland Bylaw 2015 (current)
Erosion Sediment Control Measures Bylaw Under review
Transportation Off-site Levy Bylaw 2017
Stormwater Off-site Levy Bylaw 2017
Water & Sanitary Sewer Off-site Levy Bylaw 2017