Parks, Forestry & Recreation
Toronto, the largest city in Canada has an urban forest with an estimated 10.2 million trees covering approximately 18,000 hectares. Forty percent of this valuable resource is situated on public property, including an estimated 3.5 million trees within our parkland system and approximately 600,000 trees on our streets. Learn about Toronto's urban forest
Parks, Forestry and Recreation now has fillable forms which can be completed electronically! Our most frequently used forms are now offered as fillable PDFs on our website:
Parks, Forestry and Recreation is developing 20-year Facilities Master Plan. This high level plan will help the City to make strategic decisions on how and where to invest in future park and recreation facilities. Learn more about the Plan and its consultation strategy in this staff report, that was approved by City Council's Executive Committee on October 20, 2015.