Making green space connections (Park People)

Making green space connections (Park People)

As many Toronto neighbourhoods continue to develop and intensify, the need for a connected network of parks and open spaces grows. Meeting this challenge requires proactive parks and open space planning that focusses on green connections, flexible designs, community involvement, and creative solutions to find new space.

Park People has just published a report proposing strategies to create a network of Toronto’s parks, ravines, lanes and streets and other public open spaces. Read it HERE.

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Park Friends Group Survey Results

Park Friends Group Survey Results

At the end of 2014, we asked park groups like yours to fill out our first ever Park Friends Group Impact Survey to help better understand your impact in parks and communities across Toronto. We were thrilled to have a 53% response rate from groups in 34 wards covering every part of the city. This important information highlights the incredible work that community park volunteers are doing and is crucial information for the City as it looks for opportunities to engage with volunteers in parks. Thank you for taking the time to fill out the survey. 

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