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What’s open and closed in Barrie this Easter long weekend

Some businesses and city services in Barrie will operate on altered hours for the Easter long weekend. Hannah Jackson / Global News

Several businesses and city services will have altered hours for this year’s Easter long weekend. Here’s what to expect:

Good Friday (April 19):

  • The Upper Canada Mall will be open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Vaughan Mills will be closed
  • Barrie Transit will not operate service
  • Go Transit will operate on a Sunday service schedule
  • There will be no garbage, organics, recycling or yard waste collection in Barrie
  • Downtown parking on-street and in lots is free
  • Barrie City Hall will be closed
  • The Barrie landfill will be closed
  • The Allandale Recreation Centre, the East Bayfield Community Centre and the Holly Community Centre will operate on shortened hours from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Saturday, April 20: 

  • Curbside collection for garbage, organics, recycling and yard waste will occur on Saturday, instead of Friday
  • Easter activities are planned at the Allandale Recreation Centre, the East Bayfield Community Centre and the Holly Community Centre

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Easter Sunday (April 21):

  • The Upper Canada Mall will be closed
  • Vaughan Mills will be closed
  • Barrie Transit will not operate service
  • The Allandale Recreation Centre, the East Bayfield Community Centre and the Holly Community Centre will operate on shortened hours from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Easter Monday (April 22):

  • Barrie City Hall will be closed
  • Barrie Transit will resume regular service
  • Curbside collection for garbage, organics, recycling and yard waste will occur as usual
  • The Allandale Recreation Centre, the East Bayfield Community Centre and the Holly Community Centre will resume regular operating hours

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