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Press Releases

 April 2014
April 16, 2014 Descendent of Barrie’s Namesake Visits City
What’s in a name? On April 17, a direct descendent of Barrie’s namesake, Sir Robert Barrie will visit the City with her family.

April 14, 2014 Calling All Youth Bands
The fourth annual Battle of the Bands will be kicking off Celebrate Barrie on Friday, June 6, and the City’s Culture Department is now accepting applications from local bands with members aged 21 and under.

April 14, 2014 Text with 9-1-1 not yet available in Barrie
Earlier this year, the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) and its wireless carrier members announced their readiness to implement the Text with 9-1-1 (T9-1-1) service for the deaf, deafened, hard of hearing or speech impaired (DHHSI)

April 09, 2014 Proposed Route Revisions to Barrie Transit: Your Feedback is Important
(Barrie, ON) Transit staff has recently developed proposed route changes to address feedback received from the public and improve reliability of service.

April 09, 2014 City Warns Residents About Possible Door to Door Scam
(Barrie, ON) - The City of Barrie would like to inform residents that the City is not involved with an apparent door to door campaign currently underway where it is alleged that the City’s drinking water is being tested.

April 04, 2014 Changes to Curbside Collection Start Monday
Beginning Monday, April 7, some Barrie residents will have to put their garbage, recycling and organics at the curb on a different day.

April 02, 2014 Free Public Skate to recognize Barrie’s Olympic and Paralympic athletes
The City of Barrie is holding a free public skate to welcome Barrie’s local athletes home from Sochi. Ice dancing duo Alexandra Paul & Mitchell Islam will attend, along with National Sledge Hockey stars Adam Dixon, Brad Bowden and Graeme Murray.

April 02, 2014 Changes Coming to Waterfront Parking this Summer
Starting on July 2, all Barrie residents will require a Resident Parking Pass in order to park for free at specific waterfront areas. The passes will be mailed out in the water bills between April 10 and June 6.

 March 2014
March 19, 2014 Calling Community Groups and Performers to Celebrate Barrie
Plans are well underway for the City of Barrie’s 15th annual Celebrate Barrie, community celebration on June 7th, and the search is on for community groups and performers to participate.

March 19, 2014 Curbside Collection Changes Coming April 7
Beginning April 7, some Barrie residents will have to put their garbage, recycling and organics at the curb on a different day.

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