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$101 million interest on $75 million loanBy BOB BRUTON Barrie Examiner May 3 2011Barrie is borrowing $75 million to fund the completion of its surface water treatment plant....
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Mar 2nd, 2011
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By Janis Ramsay Barrie Advance Mar 02, 2011BARRIE - Barrie was given the thumbs-up to keep borrowing money at a low interest rate.Standard & Poor’s, a company that reviews municipal finances, gave the city an AA-Stable rating when reviewing its credit situation....
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Mar 2nd, 2011
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Editorial Barrie Examiner March 1 2011Barrie homeowners should take note of Toronto's operating budget, which holds the line on taxes....
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Feb 18th, 2011
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Councillors give initial approval to spending up to $35,000 on wind power studyBy BOB BRUTON Barie Examiner February 18 2011There's finally some breeze in the sails of a wind turbine study at Barrie's landfill.City councillors have given initial approval to spend a maximum of $35,000 to investigate t...
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By BOB BRUTON – Barrie Examiner February 16 2011 Don’t like Barrie’s bus service? Here’s your chance to do something about it. City councillors have given initial approval to spend $75,000 on a transit ridership survey and public consultation program to help look into other ways to ...
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Feb 16th, 2011
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City to finance dditional $593,000; councillors trying to get its act together over costs By BOB BRUTON – Brrie Examiner February 16 2011 Posted 9 hours agoCity councillors will dig deep to complete Barrie’s Downtown Community Theatre. They decided Monday to finance another $593,000 for the Fiv...
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Feb 12th, 2011
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Why is integrity consultant targeting volunteers rather than councillors and staff, former mayor asksLetter to the Barrie Examiner February 11 2011Every day brings a surprise -- and that makes the day worthwhile. ...
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Feb 12th, 2011
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Decision ‘befuddles’ facility ownerBy BOB BRUTON Barrie Examiner February 8 2011Game, set and match.Lennox Park will get domed tennis courts, and the Barrie Community Tennis Club can spend its $400,000 infrastructure grant.City council gave final approval to the project Monday for four courts at the ...
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Feb 2nd, 2011
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Empty buildings worry Dunlop Street East business ownerBy Ian McInroy Barrie Examiner January 29 2011Owners of empty buildings in Barrie’s downtown should be keeping a close eye on their properties when the mercury dips and the snow flies, says a Dunlop Street East businesswoman.Maureen Cosme, ...
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Barrie's new website will even talk to youBy Kate Harries AWARE Simcoe January 30 2010Things are looking up at Barrie City Hall - for citizens who want to be in the know.There’s a new website that's loaded with information and fun to explore. It will even talk to you, with an up-to-the-minute ‘browse...