Toronto - Councillor Michael Thompson (Ward 37, Scarborough Centre) will join community members and representatives from City of Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation to officially open Ellesmere Skateboard Park.

Date: Saturday, July 28
Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Ellesmere Park (beside Ellesmere Community Centre)
20 Canadian Rd. (southeast corner of Warden and Ellesmere Avenues)

The new skateboard park provides a safe, but challenging recreation opportunity for youth skateboarders and rollerbladers, with a variety of ramps, benches and grades.