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 July 2018
July 04, 2018 City accepting applications for renovation grants
The City of Barrie is now accepting applications for renovation grants through the Built Boundary Community Improvement Plan (CIP).

 June 2018
June 28, 2018 City prepares for heat wave, reminds residents to stay cool
With hot temperatures in the forecast for this weekend, the City of Barrie reminds residents to keep cool and stay safe. All public activities planned for Canada Day and Promenade Days will proceed as planned.

June 28, 2018 Canada Day in Barrie: Affected Services
A number of services are affected by holiday weekends. The following municipal services will be affected in Barrie this Canada Day weekend:

June 27, 2018 Celebrate Canada Day in downtown Barrie
On Sunday, July 1, the City of Barrie is throwing a Canada Day party in conjunction with Downtown Barrie’s Promenade Days.

June 26, 2018 City’s Fast Track building permit program is getting results
The City of Barrie’s Fast Track program is decreasing the time it takes for residents and business owners to receive their building permits.

June 26, 2018 Beach season officially opens June 29
City of Barrie lifeguards will be on duty at Centennial and Johnson’s Beaches starting Friday, June 29 from 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily, weather permitting.

June 21, 2018 The City of Barrie wants your mercury
City encouraging residents to bring items containing mercury to Household Hazardous Waste Depo

June 13, 2018 Grand opening of Memorial Square & Meridian Place set for June 29
The stage is set for the official openings of both Memorial Square & Meridian Place.

June 01, 2018 Archaeology study on Allandale Station lands moves to Stage 4
City continues commitment to ‘engaging with appropriate First Nations parties’

 May 2018
May 31, 2018 The City of Barrie Partners with Focus on Simcoe Photography Festival
The City of Barrie has partnered with The Focus on Simcoe Photography Festival that will be taking place throughout Simcoe County for the month of June.

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