Plans in Progress

Comprehensive Plan and Zoning, Subdivision & Development Update

The City is partnering with Houseal Lavigne to update its Comprehensive Plan. Picture Cañon City 2040 will serve as the City’s official guide for land use and development for the next 20 years. Informed by community consensus, community vision, existing conditions, and future potentials, the comprehensive plan will serve as a road map into the future by guiding policy decisions and helping the community achieve its long-term objectives. 

Project 2A Streets

Please email comments to City Engineering.

U.S. 50 Pedestrian Crossing Study

Please email comments to City Engineering.

U.S. 50 East Cañon Access Control Plan (ACP)

The City, partnering with CDOT, began work with a consultant, Stolfus & Associates, on developing an access control plan for U.S. Highway 50 from 15th Street to east of Raynolds Avenue This work is the next phase of the U.S.50 Corridor Plan implementation to improve traffic flow and business access in the area. Please email inquires to City Engineering.

U.S. 50 West Cañon City Access Control Plan (ACP)

The City of Cañon City and their consultant Atkins in association with the Colorado Department of Transportation has begun a study for developing an access control plan for West US Highway 50. The Access Control Plan is a long-range plan for future access to US 50 as growth occurs between the western most city limits and 15th Street. For more information, contact the consultant project manager, David Sprague, Atkins North America, Inc. at

Wayfinding Signage Design 

The City began work with a consultant on detailed design of gateway monument and directional/wayfinding in January of 2018.