The Economic Club of Canada

The Economic Club of Canada

November 03, 2016 14:00 ET

The Economic Club of Canada Presents: Toronto's Rail Deck Park Plan - The Case for Green Space in the City

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 3, 2016) - A fireside chat to discuss the benefit of investing in parks and recreation in Toronto.

WHO: Speakers:
Jennifer Keesmaat - Chief Planner & Executive Director, City of Toronto
Mitchell J. Silver - Commissioner of Parks & Recreation, New York City
Dwight Drummond - Host, CBC Toronto News
WHAT: A look at New York City's High Line Park as an inspiration of how a similar model could
bring value to a Toronto.
WHEN: Friday, November 4th, 2016
11:15am: Registration begins
12:05pm: Opening remarks begin
12:10pm: Discussion begins
1:30pm: Event concludes
WHERE: Marriott Eaton Centre Hotel
525 Bay Street, Toronto

The Economic Club of Canada:

Each year, more than 100 key policy makers and business leaders seek out the Economic Club of Canada's platform to deliver major keynote addresses. Audience members are drawn from the most senior levels of Canadian business, health care and government. Membership is open to all who share a passion for discourse around the most important issues of today.

Contact Information

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    about the event: The Economic Club of Canada
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