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

April Update

There’s been some chatter on social media that the city needs a four-pad arena to attract more hockey tournaments. Lehman doesn’t disagree but adds they’re usually built privately…

Some exciting work to be done downtown..rearranging Dunlop Street

Approval of a new building at Five Points…allowing for up to 20 stories…

Heading into the summer months with no major work to be done along the waterfront…

Construction continues on the NB 400 just past Essa Road..many wondering what exactly is going on…will it be wider…will it be veering to the right when all is said and done; also work on Essa Road at the 400, and the Harvie Road/Big Bay Point bridge

Another successful Train in Tech expo and job fair was held recently…