A new 780m2 park is coming to 57 Linelle St  as part of a residential townhouse development at Yonge Street and 401 in North York. The City is engaging with local residents and community members to help determine the park design.

Project Timeline

  • June 2021: Hire a design team
  • Winter to Spring 2022: Community engagement and design development
  • Spring 2024: Construction starts
  • Fall 2024: Construction complete, park opens

The timeline is subject to change.

The project team will return to the community for a final round of feedback on the preferred design for the park in summer 2022.

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April 2022

Online Survey

From March 29 to April 17, 2022, feedback on the proposed design for the park was collected in an online survey. The survey received 72 responses, which included feedback from 159 participants of various ages.

A summary of the results will be posted when available.

March 2022

On March 29, 2022, City staff hosted a virtual community meeting to share the proposed design for the new park. The meeting included an interactive discussion.

The proposed design for the new park includes the following features:

  • A playground which includes:
    • A climbing structure for ages six to 12
    • A small slide
    • Racers for ages two to five (small car structure that moves)
    • An emotional wall panel for ages one to six (interactive sensory panel)
  • An accessible games table with seating
  • Planting areas with perennial plants and shrub
  • A concrete seatwall with mounted benches with back and armrests
  • A 1.2-metre picket fence that borders the park on the north and west side
  • A 1.8-metre picket fence on the east side
  • A water bottle filler
  • New trees (to provide shade)
  • Light posts

While we aim to provide fully accessible content, there is no text alternative available for some of the content on this site. If you require alternate formats or need assistance understanding our maps, drawings, or any other content, please contact Leigh Lichtenberg at 437-235-7022.

An image of the proposed design for the new park at 57 Linelle Street, which shows the location of the proposed features for the park. A playground is at the centre of the park with various play equipment for ages one to twelve. Additional new amenities in the park include an accessible games table with seating and water bottle filler, both located beside the playground. A seatwall is located near the perimeter of the park, along the picket fence that borders the park on the north, west and east side.

The design of the new park will evolve during the community engagement process, which will include consultation with stakeholders and the community. The new park may include:

  • A small playground
  • New seating areas
  • A walking path
  • New planting beds

While we aim to provide fully accessible content, there is no text alternative available for some of the content on this site. If you require alternate formats or need assistance understanding our maps, drawings, or any other content, please contact Leigh Lichtenberg at 437-235-7022.

Aerial map showing the location of the new park at 57 Linelle Street, west of Yonge Street and north of Highway 401. A red star indicates where the new park will be located.
A map showing the location of the new park with a red star.