Where We Gather: Public vs. Private Space
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
North York Central Library
5120 Yonge St, North York, ON M2N 5N9 (Map)
The final session examines the distinction between public space and private space. The types of activities currently permitted in Toronto’s public spaces, as well as future-focused suggestions for change will be discussed.
This session will also highlight situations where private spaces mimic public ones such as bookstores, coffee shops and the opportunities and obstacles of each.
Speakers for this session:
- Christopher Essert, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto
- Dave Harvey, Founder and Executive Director, Park People
- Paul Hess, Associate Professor, Department of Geography and Planning, University of Toronto
- Yvonne Yeung, Manager, Urban Design, City of Brampton
Moderated by Marieme Lo, Associate Professor and Associate Director, Education, School of Cities, University of Toronto
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