Clean out those ever accumulating piles of paper and help stock the Barrie Food Banks shelves at Team Beauchesne's Community Shred Day in support of the Barrie Food Bank, on Saturday, September 9, 2017 from 11 am to 2 pm.
Team Beauchesne, in partnership with Shred North, and in support of the Barrie Food Bank, will be accepting residential paper items to be professionally shredded, then confidentially recycled, in exchange for generous cash or food item donations to the Barrie Food Bank.
Every is welcome to participate in this rain or shine event!
Saturday, September 9, 2017
11 am - 2 pm
Barrie Food Bank - located at 42 Anne Street South, Unit 2, off of Army Navy Airforce Drive, behind Pioneer
In response to this Statistics Canada report, City of Barrie Mayor - Jeff Lehman remarks "Barrie's has the 2nd lowest crime index in Canada in 2016, according to Statistics Canada. Congratulations to Barrie Police, whose community oriented policing strategies have helped bring about a 40% drop in crime over the past ten years. And thank you to all the organizations in Barrie who partner with our police and help us make our city safer. All the statistics are at the link below along with an in-depth look at trends in crime in Canada. I think it's interesting to see how the reality matches (or doesn't) perception."
A safe community adds value to our homes and properties. We already know Barrie is a great place to live, now there are stats too!
While the Barrie housing market is somewhat unique, there are many similarities that are shared with other housing markets in Canada, like the Toronto housing market. This insightful Huffington Post article shares five reasons why the Toronto housing market won't crash.
Doran Park in Midhurst, Ontario is getting a new pavilion and outdoor rink!
Springwater residents will have a new place to play in Doran Park soon. The initiative for this project started thru the Midhurst Hall board, which presented a proposal for the pavilion to Council in 2015. A household survey conducted by the municipality also determined a need for outdoor rinks, sports pads and pavilions.
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 from 6-7 pm at Barrie's Waterfront
The City of Barrie is excited to welcome the Canadian Forces Snowbirds and CF-18 Demonstration team to kick-off #Canada150 Celebrations in Barrie with a thrilling aerobatic show over Kempenfelt Bay. This rare spectacle is in partnership with Canadian Forces Base Borden / Base des Forces Canadiennes Borden.
To follow along with the Air Show Commentary, tune in to 87.9 FM from anywhere around the Barrie Waterfront!
Canadian Forces Base Borden will be set-up at Heritage Park until 9 pm with military displays and the every popular Kiddie Commando Course! Families can also enjoy the Promenade Days midway.