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IT Showcase

Welcome to Building Barrie!

Building Barrie is the City's online platform empowering citizens to get involved by providing easy, innovative and meaningful ways to engage.

Data Collection Tools

Using Engagement HQ software powered by Bang the Table, Building Barrie has many tools to collect feedback including:

  • Places - interactive mapping to gather spacial input about the spaces and places in Barrie;
  • Surveys - in-depth qualitative & quantitative data collection;
  • Quick Polls - one question with multiple response choices for a quick pulse check;
  • Guestbook - gather feedback about the consultation process;
  • Stories - long-form contributions to help build empathy by collecting personal experiences;
  • Q&A - Interactive question/response tool;
  • Ideas - brainstorming feature to collect views and suggestions with voting prioritization; and,
  • Forum - open discussion topics to understand the level or participant interest.

Information Sharing Widgets

An important part of engagement is to provide the necessary information so people can provide meaningful feedback. Building Barrie has many information sharing widgets including:

  • Key dates
  • FAQs
  • News feed
  • Photos
  • Videos
  • Documents library
  • Social media feed

See how it works - try out a tool for yourself!

Pick from one of the tools below to try out Building Barrie. Be sure to leave your name and extension number for a chance to win our Building Barrie prize pack!

Welcome to Building Barrie!

Building Barrie is the City's online platform empowering citizens to get involved by providing easy, innovative and meaningful ways to engage.

Data Collection Tools

Using Engagement HQ software powered by Bang the Table, Building Barrie has many tools to collect feedback including:

  • Places - interactive mapping to gather spacial input about the spaces and places in Barrie;
  • Surveys - in-depth qualitative & quantitative data collection;
  • Quick Polls - one question with multiple response choices for a quick pulse check;
  • Guestbook - gather feedback about the consultation process;
  • Stories - long-form contributions to help build empathy by collecting personal experiences;
  • Q&A - Interactive question/response tool;
  • Ideas - brainstorming feature to collect views and suggestions with voting prioritization; and,
  • Forum - open discussion topics to understand the level or participant interest.

Information Sharing Widgets

An important part of engagement is to provide the necessary information so people can provide meaningful feedback. Building Barrie has many information sharing widgets including:

  • Key dates
  • FAQs
  • News feed
  • Photos
  • Videos
  • Documents library
  • Social media feed

See how it works - try out a tool for yourself!

Pick from one of the tools below to try out Building Barrie. Be sure to leave your name and extension number for a chance to win our Building Barrie prize pack!

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Linkedin Email this link

Map your fave!

about 2 years

Please drop a pin to share your favourite place to complete activities in Barrie: 

  • Eat and/or drink
  • Hang with friends
  • Shop 
  • Sweat
  • Take in some culture
  • Unwind
  • Other
Instructions for dropping a pin
  1. Zoom into the area you would like to place a pin by using the + or - icon in the bottom right corner of the map.
  2. Select the relevant pin and drag it to the location you see an opportunity.
  3. Complete the comment section —  include your name and extension to be entered to win the Building Barrie prize pack!
  4. Continue until you've shown us all the...

Please drop a pin to share your favourite place to complete activities in Barrie: 

  • Eat and/or drink
  • Hang with friends
  • Shop 
  • Sweat
  • Take in some culture
  • Unwind
  • Other
Instructions for dropping a pin
  1. Zoom into the area you would like to place a pin by using the + or - icon in the bottom right corner of the map.
  2. Select the relevant pin and drag it to the location you see an opportunity.
  3. Complete the comment section —  include your name and extension to be entered to win the Building Barrie prize pack!
  4. Continue until you've shown us all the locations that are important to you.
Thank you for sharing your feedback!

CLOSED: This map consultation has concluded