Winter conditions force closures and cancellations

Today’s winter storm is expected to be a lengthy one. Winter crews are working hard and will continue their cleanup efforts throughout the day. Details on today’s operations are available at
Below is a list of City of Barrie cancellations and closures due to the winter storm. We will continue to update our social media channels if anything else changes.

Updates, Cancellations, Closures – February 12, 2019: 
·        All City Registered Recreation Programs & Drop in Programs are cancelled. Fitness centres will close at 3:00 pm. All facilities remain open for ice permits and room rentals. For updates  or call (705) 739-4215
·        Barrie Transit is running, but experiencing delays. Visit for real-time bus information
·        The City of Barrie Landfill site is closed for the remainder of the day. The Landfill is expected to reopen tomorrow:
·        Today’s Community Job Fair has been rescheduled for tomorrow (February 13) 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm at Liberty North