Smithers maintained a strong mountain town identity and sense of place, and wanted future growth to be managed by an OCP that respected community values.
In the face of that seasonal population growth, the Village of Tahsis recognized that an updated Official Community Plan (OCP) was needed.
Port McNeill recognized that an updated Official Community Plan (OCP) would establish guidelines for the future of the community.
McElhanney delivered digital engagement services and kept communication channels open without relying on physical meetings.
The Town of Olds engaged McElhanney for infrastructure assessments including sanitary sewer and water main.
Award-winning work within a constrained, congested corridor that included fish-bearing creeks, sensitive habitat, parks, residences, and commercial spaces.
McElhanney’s rehabilitation of the original cells allowed for years of future operations and provided efficient leachate process management.
A trail featuring lake views, grasslands, and shorebird habitats, McElhanney was proud to be involved with the Kinbrook Connection Pathway.
In 2020, KFN embarked on a multi-year improvement program to help them do their infrastructure management business in a different way.
McElhanney contributed to a firepit structure and a welcome sign, both of which were designed to honor the land, for Fort McMurray #468 First Nation.