Public invited to discuss ways of reducing energy & greenhouse gasses in Barrie

(Barrie, ON) This Earth Day (April 22), the City of Barrie is hosting a Public Engagement Meeting to discuss the Community Energy & Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Reduction Plan from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. 

The City of Barrie began developing its Community Energy & GHG Reduction Plan in late 2019. The plan will suggest ways for residents, businesses, and different industries to use energy more efficiently. To help build a successful plan, the City is asking the public to provide feedback on proposed energy and GHG reduction strategies.

The meeting will begin with a presentation, followed by Q & A with City staff and consultants. Residents can watch the presentation in advance, submit their questions and provide feedback at The public are encouraged to bring ideas to share. Comments will be accepted until May 6, 2021.

You must register in advance for this meeting at After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. The meeting will be hosted on Zoom, with call-in options available. Questions about registration can be directed to


Media Contact
Scott LaMantia
Senior Communications Advisor
The City of Barrie
(705) 739-4220 ext. 4529