Media Advisory - Opening of Toronto's First "Underpass Park"
31 Jul, 2012, 16:03 ET
TORONTO, July 31, 2012 /CNW/ - Waterfront Toronto will officially open Underpass Park, the first park ever built under an overpass in Toronto, on August 2 at 10am. Underpass Park is a unique urban space complete with a stunning public art installation, inviting playground structures, skateboarding facilities and basketball courts.
Underpass Park, located in the West Don Lands, innovatively re-engineers the area under the overpasses and creates an inviting year-round public amenity.
|| Hon. Peter Van Loan, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons, Canada
Soo Wong, MPP, Scarborough--Agincourt
To be confirmed, City of Toronto
John Campbell, President and CEO of Waterfront Toronto
|WHAT:||Official Opening of Underpass Park|
|WHEN:|| Thursday, August 2, 2012
10 a.m. (rain or shine)
|WHERE:|| Underpass Park
Located south of King Street East under the Eastern Avenue and Richmond/Adelaide overpasses. Please access the park from River Street.
SOURCE: Waterfront Toronto
For further information:
Tari Stork, Manager, Project Communications, T: 416-214-1344 ext. 279 / C: 416-414-1577
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