Details of the province's changes to the new Official Plan, License2Ride, and the Waterfront Parking Permit Program
📑📊 Staff Memos
🗺️🏙️ Approved Official Plan 2023
Memo from J. Roberts, Manager of Strategic Initiatives, Policy and Analysis
The province has approved Barrie's Council-Adopted Official Plan with 73 modifications, which replaces the in-effect Official Plan, effective April 11.
This memo details these modifications, and the effect they will have on the Official Plan and local urban planning.
🚍🤸 License2Ride Pass 2023
Memo from K. Ellis, Acting Manager of Recreation and Culture Programs
The Licence2Ride pass supports local youth by providing access to City transit services and recreational facilities, educates participants about City services, and allows participating youth to ride for free on Barrie Transit and play for free in drop-in recreation programs from July 1 to September 4.
🏖️🅿️ Waterfront Parking Permit Program
Memo from B. Forsyth, Director of Transit and Parking Strategy
An update on the progress of the Waterfront Parking Permit program
👥📃 Committee Agendas
💵📈 Investment Board
💰🤷 Affordability Committee
🚲👟 Active Transportation and Sustainability Committee
🦆📆 World Migratory Bird Day
Proclamation from the Mayor: https://barrie.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=F&ID=11952067&GUID=51802DE7-E1AF-4D87-AEE4-BB981286EC08
May 13 is World Migratory Bird Day – this year's theme is the importance of water for birds
🗣️📆 Apraxia Awareness Day
Proclamation from the Mayor: https://barrie.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=F&ID=11952066&GUID=6F844CAC-F484-4A24-B050-14B8D8BA7D36
May 14 is Apraxia Awareness Day, a challenging speech disorder that affects nearly 1 in 1000 children
🛠️🖥️ Barrie's APLI - Tackling a Renovation Project This Year?
The City makes it easy for residents to complete home renovation projects, get permits, and request building inspections online – if a permit is required, you can apply for building permits through APLI and submit all documents and payments online
APLI is available at eservices.barrie.ca
Learn more about home renovations and get helpful guidebooks at barrie.ca/renovations