Planning & Development

Development in the Town of Thorsby should respect and promote the vision and mission


Striving together for a better community!


Building a sustainable community where everyone can live, work and play!

The Planning and Development Department is responsible for overall land use planning and development activity in the Town of Thorsby.  The primary goal of the Department is to build an increasingly sustainable community, with an enhanced quality of life.
Municipal Development Plan
Thorsby Municipal Sustainability Plan 2017 - 2018
Thorsby Strategic Plan
2017-02 Land Use Bylaw
Bylaw 2016-18 Community Standards


Did You Know?

According to municipal census, The Town of Thorsby showed a 8% population increase from 2012 to 2015.

The old sign which proudly stood on guard to the North entrance to Thorsby was updated in 2017, following change of status from Village to Town - Population 1025