Downsview Park is to be a unique urban recreational green space for the people of Canada and the Greater Toronto Area. It is intended to be a meeting place for all ages to play, learn and enjoy throughout the four se
asons. The vision for Downsview Park shall encompass all of the lands of the former Canadian Forces Base Toronto, including those currently required by the Department of National Defence, as well as other adjacent lands which may become available in the future. The Park shall be held in perpetuity and the goal shall be to increase the size of the Park over time. The Park shall be a peaceful and safe place. The Park shall be developed according to the principles of environmental, economic and social sustainability. The Park will celebrate Canada’s mosaic brilliance and its past, present and future accomplishments.