Tag: Parks


Two Great Opportunities To Get Involved With Our Urban Tree Canopy

Adopt-a-Park-Tree LEAF is seeking applications from community groups that would like support from LEAF and our Young Urban Forest Leaders to develop an Adopt-a-Park-Tree program in a city park.  Parks with newly planted trees that would benefit from basic care (watering, mulching, monitoring) will be prioritized. The deadline for applications is March 6th. Young Urban Forest Leaders LEAF is seeking applications… Read more »

Riverdale Park East: North-East Quadrant Revitalization

This significant project includes a new skating rink and ice trail, winter lounge, Zamboni station, new playground, new barrier-free accessible ramp, access pathways, and site furniture and lighting improvements. Project Timeline: 2015: Park concept design is complete. Construction drawings and tendering of the project is complete. Early summer 2016: Construction begins (see below for closures and access impacts)… Read more »

City of Toronto’s holiday activities and recreation options

The City of Toronto invites residents and visitors to take advantage of the City’s many activities, programs and attractions available during the holidays. Fitness, camps and recreation programs The City offers fitness classes, weight rooms, camps, permitted hobby clubs and more, offering something for everyone. Holiday hours: December 24 and 31: Community recreation centres will… Read more »

Photography contest focuses on the wonders of winter in Toronto

The City of Toronto’s Parks, Forestry and Recreation division is holding a Snap & Share photo contest, presented by Nikon Canada, to highlight the wonders of winter in Toronto’s parks, ravines and recreation spaces. From today until February 19, the public is invited to snap and share photos in six categories for a chance to… Read more »