Published May 30, 2024

Get moving to clean up our parks, the worst roads in Ontario, a mystery on the waterfront and more

What Barrie's Talking About Podcast

Welcome to another edition of What Barrie's Talking About from Barrie 360! It's a big week with lots to talk about. What Barrie's Talking About is a weekly podcast that brings the local stories that impact you. News stories that you aren't used to hearing!

This week on the podcast, we talk about The vote on Ontario's worst roads, getting moving to clean up the community, a mystery on the waterfront, and more...

What Barrie's Talking About This Week

1) Ontario's Worst Roads

CAA unveiled its list of the most teeth-clenching, bone-jarring, fender-rattling roads in the province this week as voted by drivers, cyclists, and pedestrians in the community. Three streets in Barrie cracked the top 5. So what happens now?

Barrie 360's Ian Maclennan gets answers from CAA Government Relations Consultant Brian Pirvu...

2) Gilda's Club Mystery on the Water

There's something big going down on the waterfront in support of Gilda's Club Barrie this weekend. There's even going to be a very special performance. The twist is you have to wait until you buy your tickets for any details!

Our own Will Konken gets some of the details from Gilda's new Executive Director Murray Roach...

3) Mayor Nuttall defends waterfront sports complex

There's still a lot of discussion about Barrie City Council's decision to build a sports complex on the waterfront. The main concerns are the loss of trees and the waterfront. Some residents are saying there wasn't any public consultation, or was there?

Ian Maclennan called Mayor Alex Nuttall to get some answers...

4) Get Moving to Clean Our Parks and Trails

It's happening again this year! Barrie Families Unite is hosting another Trash Dash to tidy up the community's beautiful parks and trails. The event is slated for June 8th in Midhurst.

Nikki Glahn from the social media group stopped in to try to recruit Bryan and MJ from the Rock 95 Morning Crew

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