John Wilson

John Wilson serves as co-chair of the West Don Lands Committee. John leads public walks with Lost Rivers, a project of Toronto Green Community. John served as Chair of the Task Force to Bring Back the Don, a citizens’ advisory committee of Toronto City Council with a mandate to restore a clean, green, accessible Don River.

Day 1

June 22, 2023

2:00 pm EDT

Parks At the Core: A Tour on Delivering Innovation in Downtown Parks


Join us for a tour of the transformational parks reshaping downtown Toronto. In this session, you will experience the parks alongside the inspirational leaders who helped shape them. Learn about the political, technical, project management, and funding challenges they overcame to bring their projects from concept to reality and learn about how the spaces were designed and are used today.

Presenting Sponsor

Sponsor logo TD The Ready Commitment

Host City Partner

City of Toronto

Event Sponsor

Parks Canada


The Bentway
Metcalf Foundation
Government of Canada
Municipal World
Mohari Hospitality