The Canada Day weekend in Barrie will bring a number of festivities and celebrations with it, and also a number of impacted municipal services.
Barrie Transit will run Regular Sunday Service on July 1. The last buses will not leave the downtown Barrie bus terminal until after the firework display (approx. 11 p.m). On Monday, July 3, transit will operate on its regular schedule.
Barrie Transit is offering free transportation from Allandale Recreation Centre and Bayfield Mall for the Air Show starting at 1 p.m. (June 28) and all-day Canada Day (July 1). For more information including hours and stop details visit www.barrie.ca/TransitNotices.
There will be no change to the collection schedule for garbage, organics, recycling, and yard waste during the week following the Canada Day holiday. Materials must always be curbside by 7 a.m. on your collection day (www.barrie.ca/CurbsideCollection). The Environmental Centre will be closed on Saturday, July 1 and will reopen on Tuesday, July 4. The landfill site is closed to the public every Sunday and Monday.
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 per hour with a daily maximum of $15 (www.barrie.ca/parking).
All recreation centres are closed on Canada Day, July 1. All recreation centres will be open on Sunday, July 2 and Monday, July 3. To view the Drop-In schedules, visit www.barrie.ca/DropIns.
Barrie City Hall will be closed on Monday, July 3.