toronto parks

'Rink Social' Pilot Launches Community Place-Making Effort

February 5, 2019 5:45 pm | by Ryan Debergh | Comments
As the cold winter weather carries on, some of Toronto’s community skating rinks are set to get the place-making treatment previously only applied to more high profile rinks like those at Nathan ... read more

New Park Nearly Ready at Musée Condos

Musée Condos, Plaza, Toronto, Quadrangle, park, public realm
July 11, 2018 10:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto will soon have a new 8,000 ft² public park, as work wraps up on the public space at the rear of Plaza's Musée condos. Designed by The Planning Partnership, the new park has been taking ... read more

City Seeks Public Input to Improve Parks, Recreational Facilities

November 2, 2016 12:28 pm | by Alexander Vu | Comments
With a long-term development boom still in full swing, Toronto continues to experience population growth pressures along with the high-rise construction. As a consequence, improving—and ... read more

The Oculus: Future Uncertain for South Humber Park's Hidden Modernist Gem

Park Pavilion, Oculus Pavilion, Humber River Park, Toronto
July 28, 2016 4:22 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Cyclists and pedestrians taking a casual stroll along the Humber River Recreational Trail have for years been greeted by a rather fantastical, if not jarring site. Perched next to the trail in a ... read more

Photo of the Day: Mirror Image

Sherbourne Common, Toronto
August 7, 2013 12:00 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
The Sherbourne Common waterfront park is just as pleasant to visit at night as it is during the daytime. This photo, posted to our Forum by MafaldaBoy, captures the neon lights and modern ... read more