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Press Releases

 February 2018
February 15, 2018 JUNO recognized artists perform in Barrie as part of Black History Month
Two JUNO recognized Canadian acts are bringing their talents to Barrie for a special performance as part of Black History Month that blends blues, roots and R&B genres.

February 15, 2018 What’s happening in Barrie this Family Day
The City of Barrie has plenty of events and activities planned to keep you and your family busy this Family Day (Monday, February 19).

February 13, 2018 City announces new Fire Chief and City Clerk
The City of Barrie has a new Fire Chief and City Clerk. The City is pleased to announce that Cory Mainprize will take on the role of Fire Chief and Wendy Cooke will be the City Clerk.

February 08, 2018 New Centennial Park Ice Rink officially opens
The new Centennial Park Community Rink was officially opened with a ceremonial puck drop this afternoon. Mayor Jeff Lehman along with local MPP Ann Hoggarth dropped the puck for youth hockey players from the Barrie Sharks who were on hand to celebrate.

February 02, 2018 Registration open for food entrepreneur program
The City of Barrie is partnering with Georgian College and the Agri-Food Management Institute to bring SPROUT to Simcoe County.

 January 2018
January 29, 2018 New Plow Tracker lets residents keep tabs on winter maintenance
The City of Barrie has launched a new service for residents to track the progress of winter maintenance on city roads.

January 29, 2018 2018 Budget focuses on roads and growth
After amendments to the City of Barrie’s proposed capital and operating budget, Council has approved a 2.75% tax increase. This breaks down to a 1.75% increase to deliver services from the city and its service partners and a 1% increase for the Dedicated

January 26, 2018 Celebrate the season at Winterfest in Barrie
The City of Barrie presents the community’s annual winter celebration. Barrie Winterfest takes place Feb. 3 (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.) and Feb. 4 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

January 16, 2018 Naming rights for sale at City of Barrie’s premier arena
The City of Barrie wants to hear from individuals or businesses interested in securing the naming rights to the Barrie Molson Centre (BMC). The current name will be replaced by the end of 2018.

January 05, 2018 Downtown snow removal operations Jan. 7 and 8
The City of Barrie will be performing snow removal operations beginning at 10 p.m. on Sunday, January 7 and Monday, January 8. All vehicles should be removed from metered parking by 6 p.m. on Sunday, January 7 and Monday, January 8.

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