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Description (Service) COVID-19 Update Many city services have been impacted by COVID-19 * it will take several weeks or longer to have service levels back up as the Province announces openings * the City will continue to maintain all essential services citizens rely on every day * for up to date details visit: www.barrie.ca/Living/City%20Services/Pages/COVID-19-Impacted-City-Services.aspx 
 
The City’s customer service centre, Service Barrie, remains reachable by email or phone: ServiceBarrie@barrie.ca or 705-726-4242 * Service Barrie reps are available Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm * Residents are encouraged to visit barrie.ca/OnlineServices to apply for small building permits, pay for parking or speeding tickets, and more * Starting July 13, in-person services will be available by appointment only, Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30 pm * Appointments must be booked in advance by calling 705-726-4242 
 
The Economic and Creative Development Department oversees a Cultural Grants Program which allows local arts groups and individual artists to apply for municipal funding to support their operating and project costs 
 
Two basic types of grants are operating grants and project grants * Both grants exist for not-for-profit organizations that have been operating in the community for more than two years, have a board structure and are Barrie based * Arts organizations can apply for a project grant up to a maximum of $5,000 * Grant applications are due in December of each year, see website for more details
Service Details
Public Comments COVID-19 Update Many city services have been impacted by COVID-19 * it will take several weeks or longer to have service levels back up as the Province announces openings * the City will continue to maintain all essential services citizens rely on every day * for up to date details visit: www.barrie.ca/Living/City%20Services/Pages/COVID-19-Impacted-City-Services.aspx 
 
The City’s customer service centre, Service Barrie, remains reachable by email or phone: ServiceBarrie@barrie.ca or 705-726-4242 * Service Barrie reps are available Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm * Residents are encouraged to visit barrie.ca/OnlineServices to apply for small building permits, pay for parking or speeding tickets, and more * Starting July 13, in-person services will be available by appointment only, Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30 pm * Appointments must be booked in advance by calling 705-726-4242
Hours Regular Hours 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Dates Cultural Grant applications are submitted each year * deadlines are posted on the city website
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility To be eligible for municipal funding through the Cultural Grants Program groups must be Barrie based, not-for-profit, have proof of sound financial management
Application See website for application form and instructions or call Amanda Dyke
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
City of Barrie
70 Collier St, 9th Flr
Barrie, ON L4M 4T5
 
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Intersection Mulcaster St and Worsley St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-728-9850
Fax 705-739-4246
E-Mail invest@barrie.ca
Website www.barrie.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/cityofbarrie
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/cityofbarrie
Primary Contact Amanda Dyke, Culture Officer Development; Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 4593; Email: amanda.dyke@barrie.ca
Alternate Contact Caycee Masters, Development Assistant; Email: caycee.masters@barrie.ca
Primary Executive Stephannie Schlichter, Director; Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 5036; Email: stephannie.schlichter@barrie.ca
Mailing Address c/o City of Barrie 
PO Box 400 
Barrie, ON L4M 4T5

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