Home Page Content #ITSTARTS Pledge Campaign Throughout June, the County of Simcoe Local Immigration Partnership is asking residents, organizations and stakeholder groups to take the “Pledge” to raise awareness about multiculturalism and reduce racism and discrimination in our communities. Bi-Weekly Leaf and Yard Waste Collections Bi-weekly leaf and yard waste collections start April 17 and run to the week of May 29. Learn more about accepted materials or confirm your collection week. Learn How to Save-A-Life on June 3 County of Simcoe Paramedic Services, in partnership with Heart & Stroke, is hosting a free Save-A-Life CPR and defibrillation training course at the Lampman Lane Community Centre in Barrie. Environmental Resource Recovery Centre Project Learn more about our Environmental Resource Recovery Centre Project.