Webinar Insights on Creative Activation of Public Spaces
November 18, 2020
On October 20th, Park People hosted a webinar titled “The pivot toward parks: How can we sustain creative activation of our public spaces beyond the pandemic?” This webinar sparked the key insights listed below, which we hope will get communities excited to collaborate with city staff in a new vision for park activation.
The webinar is part of our series 7 Questions: The Future of Parks and Public Spaces. The webinar panellists included Sabina Ali, Executive Thorncliffe Park Women’s Committee, Sarah Common & Alice ‘Ali’ Kenny, Hives for Humanity Society, Leslie Campbell, Senior Coordinator of Special Projects, FoodShare Toronto, Rebecca Till, Environmental Stewardship Coordinator, Vancouver Park Board. The webinar was moderated by Adam Hasham, Research Assistant, Park People. This webinar was presented in partnership with The Canadian Urban Institute.