In Lehman’s Terms – An Update From Mayor Jeff Lehman

Barrie Mayor Jeff Lehman joins us monthly, bringing us up to speed on developments in Barrie and insight into decisions made by City Council

November Update

Metrolinx¬†gave us another tease about the advent of all-day GO Train service between Barrie and Toronto with some chatter about partnering with the city to provide power for the electrified train service…

And how about that new plane service between Lake Simcoe Regional Airport and the Island Airport (Billy Bishop) in Toronto…

Some talk at council about having a Deputy Mayor..to take some of the load off the Mayor in terms of attending special events and ceremonies…

Winter is here…the city is ready…using, among other things, recycled sand…

And please…observe the no overnight parking rule during the winter months…

The demise of the Barrie Examiner…

Plans for reviving Fisher Auditorium and a downtown convention centre are still on stream…

Plans for a waterfront ballpark have stalled…

Morrow Road is finally whole again…

Lots of work happening downtown…