City services impacted on Thanksgiving Monday

As the community gathers with friends and family to celebrate Thanksgiving this weekend, the City is reminding them a number of services will be affected on Monday, Oct. 8.

Barrie Transit
There will be no Barrie Transit Service on Thanksgiving Monday. (

Curbside Collection
There will be no garbage, organics, recycling and yard waste collection on Monday in Barrie. Collection during the week of this holiday will occur one day later for the remainder of the week. Materials must be curbside by 7 a.m. on your collection day. ( Note: The landfill is closed regularly every Sunday and Monday.

Recreation Centres
All City recreation facilities will be open during regular operating hours on Monday, Oct. 8. Drop-in programs will operate as per the regular drop-in schedule (, however all registered programs are cancelled.

Downtown parking (on-street and lots) is free on all statutory holidays. Waterfront parking is enforced 24/7/365. Residents must display their permits and visitors are required to pay $3/hour (daily maximum: $15). (

City Hall
Barrie City Hall will be closed on Monday.