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Barrie Surpasses Housing Goals: Ontario Awards $6.3M in Recognition

Ontario Premier Doug Ford, Barrie Chamber Executive Director Paul Markle


[BARRIE - March 15, 2024] The Barrie Chamber of Commerce was honored to witness a landmark announcement by Premier Doug Ford today, celebrating Barrie's remarkable achievement in exceeding its 2023 housing targets. With a groundbreaking total of 1,716 new housing units last year, Barrie has demonstrated exceptional commitment to making affordable homeownership a reality.

Premier Ford praised Barrie's efforts, stating, 'Barrie is getting it done on housing, and we are proud to reward their success.' He further challenged Mayor Alex Nuttall and leaders across Ontario to continue this momentum, promising provincial support every step of the way.

This funding through the Building Faster Fund is a testament to what we can achieve together. For more insights into this significant milestone.

Let's continue building a stronger, more accessible Barrie together.

Statement from the Office Of The Premier

The Barrie Chamber of Commerce, proud to represent and advocate for our membership and the Barrie Business Community at large.

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