Barrie's Bradford Street ‘next frontier’

July 18th, 2013

In the eight years Matt Jones has co-owned Bradford Street’s Midway Diner, he has lost a lot of neighbours.

Car dealers and other businesses have closed or moved elsewhere.

But now he’s seeing sold signs and development application signs pop up.

“It’s very exciting. It only makes sense with the beach right there,” he said. “It could be the Yorkville of Barrie.”

Bradford Street was once the city’s ...

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July 12th, 2013

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Barrie Bus Terminal will become Market or New Condo Site

July 9th, 2013

There will be a closer look tonight at how the City of Barrie is growing – in more ways than one.

City councillors are going to start talking about some ideas that could change the skyline, and the downtown streetscape.

It’s starting with condos, like one being built at the waterfront. That one is 16 stories, which is over the limit of 10 stories on along Dunlop Street, set by city bylaws. It r ...