Opening of Hubbard Park honouring William Peyton Hubbard, Toronto’s first Black City Alderman
Councillor Paula Fletcher, the Urban Alliance on Race Relations and other community organizations are proud to invite you to the official opening of Hubbard Park honouring William Peyton Hubbard.
In 1894 William Hubbard became Toronto’s first Black elected politician, serving first as City Alderman and then as Acting Mayor.
With Hubbard Park, Toronto will finally have a major public space that honours the important contribution of this remarkable Riverdale resident.
See you Saturday, October 22nd Starting @ 11AM
548 Gerrard St. E. (Just west of Broadview)