Media Coverage

Additional information about the community’s efforts to save Bannockburn’s green space from development is available in the newspaper articles and news stories below.


School board shelves Bannockburn discussion

March 12, 2015

TDSB won't deal with proposed severance until after OMB ruling

Globe and Mail – Schoolyard conflict: A community playing field or an asset for sale?

January 30, 2015

TDSB heads to OMB to defend plan to sell ‘Bannockburn Park’

November 12, 2014

Endorsements rolling in as municipal election looms

October 20, 2014

Eglinton-Lawrence MPP Mike Colle, Ward 15 councillor Josh Colle and outgoing Ward 16 councillor Karen Stintz endorse Jennifer Arp for TDSB in Ward 8, John Tory endorses Christin Carmichael Greb in Ward 16.

Save Bannockburn movement gearing up for OMB fight

October 10, 2014

Trustee candidates join forces, oppose school board land sales

October 10, 2014

Town Crier – Save Bannockburn plan tied to Scarborough subway

August 14, 2014

Globe and Mail – A plan to sell land pits Toronto’s school board against the city

July 25, 2014

Post City Toronto – School board to appeal park decision

July 15, 2014

Town Crier – Appeal to OMB on city’s Bannockburn decision

June 25, 2014

Toronto Star – Toronto board to sell, sever school land

June 21, 2014

Post City Toronto – Avenue Wilson school field safe for now

June 15, 2014

Toronto Star – School board loses bid to sell North York park

May 16, 2014

Global News – Community fights to save green space on TDSB land

May 6, 2014

Coverage of the May 5th event.

City TV – Community fights to save Bannockburn school’s green space

May 5, 2014

Coverage of the event on Monday May 5th, 2014.

Toronto Star – Selling school land sparks anger at meeting

May 5, 2014

Post City Toronto – Protecting North Toronto’s parks (by Karen Stintz)

February 15, 2014

Post City Toronto – School board aims to sell part of playground

December 15, 2013

CityNews – Community rallies to save green space slated for sale by TDSB

November 22, 2013