Canadians Deserve Better Leadership and Fiscal Responsibility: MPs Brassard and Shipley Respond to Federal Budget

For Immediate Release/April 16, 2024 – Barrie-Innisfil Member of Parliament John Brassard and Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte Member of Parliament Doug Shipley announced today that they cannot support the federal budget tabled Tuesday by Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland. “This budget continues the Liberal government’s troubling trend of escalating costs and economic mismanagement,” said […]

Barrie-area MP offers to help city fix ‘dire’ housing situation

A recent report from that depicts a massive increase in rental costs since February of last year paints a bleak picture for renters nationwide. Asking rents for all residential property types in Canada averaged $2,193 in February increasing 10.5 per cent year over year. Rent is now 10.5 per […]

Free Family Skate Feb. 17

It’s time to lace up your skates and join Barrie-Innisfil MP John Brassard and Barrie-Innisfil MPP Andrea Khanjin for Family Skate Day on Saturday, Feb. 17 from 10:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at the Innisfil Recreation Centre – Gold Rink. Admission is free. “I am thrilled to host this Free […]

Passport Clinic – Saturday, January 20

MP John Brassard is hosting a Passport Clinic at the Barrie Public Library Painswick Branch – 48 Dean Ave, Barrie – on Saturday, January 20 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. No appointment necessary. You must be a Canadian citizen and a resident of Barrie-Innisfil. What to bring: Completed passport […]

Happy New Year Barrie-Innisfil

As we welcome 2024, I want to wish everyone in Barrie-Innisfil a healthy and prosperous New Year. While 2023 certainly presented serious challenges and uncertainties for Canadians, it also highlighted the incredible resilience and strength within our community. Thank you to everyone who volunteered their time or donated to our […]