Barrie. Municipal Office

Site: Barrie - 45 Cedar Pointe Dr

Service: By-Law Services

Description
Description (Service) Provides information on municipal by-law enforcement including by-laws related to business licences, animal control, lottery licences (includes licences for Break-Open, raffles and bingo), parking tickets, parking on private property, noise, property standards, signs, special events, fire routes, lawn watering, street numbering, tree cutting, etc * see separate record for full information on Dog and Cat Licences * parking tickets can be paid at this office as well as at the Finance Department or online through link on the City of Barrie website  
 
City by-laws can be viewed on line at the City of Barrie website, click here 
 
Parking 
 
City by-law 2007-209 (updated March and September 2011) restricts overnight parking on any street between 12 midnight and 7am from Dec 1 through Mar 31 annually, as well as during an announced winter maintenance event * exception to this by-law is the Downtown Business Improvement Area where parking of a vehicle is prohibited between 3am and 6am * the intent of the by-law is to allow for snow removal and other street maintenance * it will be enforced whether there is snow or not  
 
Parking fees (on-street and in City parking lots) are enforced Monday-Friday 9 am-5 pm, unless otherwise specified by by-law * motorists displaying a valid Ontario Accessible Parking Permit are exempt from paying for parking in any permitted municipal parking areas provided the vehicle is transporting the individual owning the Accessible Parking Permit * unauthorized use of the Accessible Parking Permit may result in immediate confiscation of the permit by the officer * an Accessible Parking Permit does not entitle the motorist to park in any area where parking is otherwise not permitted  
 
Resident Parking Pass, Waterfront * starting on July 2, 2014, Barrie residents will require a Resident Parking Pass in order to park for free at specific waterfront areas * one Resident Parking Pass will be mailed to each household * residents that do not receive their Resident Parking Pass can contact the Roads, Parks and Fleet Department by email at RoadsParksFleetcityinfo@barrie.ca * you will be required to provide proof of address * for more information visit: Resident Parking Pass - Waterfront  
 
During the month of December 2017, within the Downtown Business Association Area, the City has provided patrons with 2 hours free parking at all ON-STREET locations * regular rates will apply in all parking lots as well as on street parking after the expiry of the first 2 hours  
 
Vehicles displaying an Ontario Veteran's licence plate are exempt from parking fees in all City lots or at City meters 
 
To pay City of Barrie parking tickets online log on the City's website * Click on On-Line Services and follow the instructions * to make use of the online payment system users will need to provide the ticket number, license plate number and a credit card * Visa and Mastercard are accepted for parking ticket payments 
 
Business Licences 
Various businesses operating within the City of Barrie are required to obtain a City of Barrie business licence * the City's licensing by-laws may be viewed on line at www.barrie.ca 
or you may contact the By-law Services Office at 739-4241 during regular business hours to determine if your business requires a licence 
 
Animal Control and Urban Wildlife 
Personnel provide services, as feasible, for removing dead animals on city property only * Urban Wildlife: The City of Barrie no longer has a reimbursement program for residents * home owners are encouraged to ensure their property is maintained and all items are stored correctly so as to discourage any wildlife from entering the property 
 
Fences Act 
The By-law Services office mediates disputes under the Line Fences Act (Council appoints Fence Viewers to mediate disputes) 
 
Heat for Rented Dwellings 
By-law 82-137 requires the maintenance of adequate and suitable heat for rented or leased dwellings / living accommodations within the City of Barrie * call the By-Law Services Branch at (705) 739-4241 for inquiries about this by-law
Service Details
Public Comments The office number works after-hours and directs people to various options including a live attendant for people needing animal control emergencies after-hours and on weekends 
 
December Parking 
During the month of December 2017, all ON-STREET metered parking in the downtown area will be free for a 2 hour period of time * all off-street lots continue to be paid parking during this period * see map for details:Downtown Parking Map
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * after regular business hours and statutory holidays - message service only
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or email
Languages English
Fees Service
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
45 Cedar Pointe Dr
Barrie, ON L4N 5R7
 
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Intersection Hwy 400 and Dunlop St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-739-4241
Fax 705-739-4279
Website www.barrie.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/cityofbarrie
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/cityofbarrie
Primary Contact Jason Forgrave, Supervisor of Enforcement Services; Email: Jason.Forgrave@barrie.ca
Alternate Contact Tammy Banting, Manager of Enforcement Services; Email: Tammy.Banting@barrie.ca
Mailing Address c/o City of Barrie 
PO Box 400 
70 Collier 
Barrie, ON L4M 4T5

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