Barrie is uniquely positioned to leverage talent, partnerships, and local resources to enable businesses to re-think traditional operations and generate new revenues — both during the COVID-19 crisis and throughout recovery.
COVID-19 Business Response Action Plan
The Invest Barrie COVID-19 Business Response Action Plan was published in April 2020. The plan includes Five Key Measures and supporting Action Items aimed at helping protect the local economy and assist businesses with the supports needed to navigate the pandemic.
COVID-19 Business Recovery Action Plan
The City prepared an Economic Recovery Action Plan to assist the local economy in coming back stronger and smarter after COVID-19. The plan guides local investment in the economic recovery after COVID-19 and identifies local initiatives that will help the recovery process.