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April 21, 2005
City of Toronto officially opens new West Birkdale Park
Councillor Michael Thompson (Ward 37 Scarborough Centre) and representatives of
Toronto Parks, Forestry & Recreation will officially open Toronto’s newest
playground and greenspace at West Birkdale Park, located on Midwest Road, just
west of Midland Avenue.

The new, fully-accessible park features a junior and senior playground with
swings, and a variety of climbing apparatus, for young families and children to
enjoy. The park also features a sun shelter, a series of paved walkways, and
perennial planting beds.

The opening event includes an official ribbon cutting and community BBQ. Parks,
Forestry & Recreation staff will be offering a variety of activities for
children of all ages from 11 a.m. to
2 p.m.

Date: Saturday, April 23, 2005
Time: 11:45 a.m.
Location: West Birkdale Park - north side of Midwest Rd., west of Midland Ave.,
south of Ellesmere Ave.
Public Information: 416-396-5535

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