News & Notices

Want to stay informed about City services, initiatives, and more? There are the many ways you can stay informed.

*The City’s social media accounts are actively monitored Monday to Friday 8:30am–4:30pm. For more information refer to the Social Media Policy.
Media Releases
The City’s media releases are your go-to resource for the latest big announcements.
Like the City of Barrie on Facebook for relevant, timely information about what’s happening with City services and more. 
Follow the City of Barrie’s X feed for relevant, timely information about what’s happening with City services, news shared from other levels of government, and more. 
Explore Barrie with one click: follow the City’s Instagram account for snapshots captured throughout Barrie, and updates when news is posted on the City's site.
Mobile App
The City’s free location-based mobile app provides residents with real-time access to helpful information and engaging tools such as a garbage & recycling calendar, events listing, road closures and much more.
Sign up for our e-newsletter to stay up-to-date on current City issues important to Barrie residents.The Barrie Digest is e-mailed on the first business day of every month and bulletins with timely information are sent periodically. 
This Week In Barrie
Printed in every Thursday edition of The Barrie Advance and posted on the City's website, This Week in Barrie features information on events, activities, local services and more.