City of Barrie Asks For Residents’ Two Cents On Budget

Online Tool Allows Residents To Choose Where Tax Dollars Go

Would you like to take a survey? One that may influence how city of Barrie tax dollars are spent? City Hall is drawing up their annual budget, and to help decide what priorities to focus on, they’ve introduced an online Budget Allocator Tool that lets residents decide for themselves on how tax dollars are invested. The city delivers over 60 services to residents, everything from fire and emergency services to parks and recreation, and the Budget Allocation Tool lets you decide what gets the most money, what gets the least, and all the results will be tallied up and taken into account when City Hall number crunchers get to work.