Piazza Princes' Gates (2)

The City of Toronto wishes to thank the persons and organizations who contributed to the successful completion of the Princes’ Gates Revitalization Project. Location: Northeast side of the Princes’ Gates

They include the following:
Project Steering Committee
Stephen Benjamin, Colin Booth, Rudolph Bratty, Q.C., Danny Chui, Dan Clement, Rita Davies, Barry Fenton, Joe Halstead, Italian Chamber of Commerce of Toronto, Andrew Koropeski, Peter Lenis, Brenda Librecz, Alka Lukatela, Lynda Macdonald, Mark Mandelbaum, Rocco Maragna, Karen Mills, Sito Mungcal, Terry Nicholson, John Niedra, David O’Brien CEO Toronto Hydro, Corrado Paina, Eric Pedersen, Sherry Pedersen, Mark Procunier, Susan Samuel, Karen Thorne-Stone, Rebecca Ward, Rebecca Wolfe, Dianne Young
Contractor, Grascan Construction Ltd.
Allan Window Technologies Ltd., Appliance Canada, Canalfa Group (2000) Inc., Fletchcreek Developments Ltd., Greenco Project Management Inc: David Green, Grossman Holdings: George Grossman, IBI Group, Lanterra Developments Ltd., Mega City Tiling, Plazacorp Investments Ltd. St. Paul Guarantee Insurance Co., The Remington Group, Wittington Properties Ltd., Wycliffe International Inc: Earl Gorman
Project Team
The MBTW Group: Patrick Bollenberghe, David McWhirter, Roberto Narduzzo, Yvonne Yeung, Gustavo Maurano
Sering SRL: Frederico Pella, Fausto Pella
Sistema Duemila SRL: Anna Milella, Massimo Giuliani, Sandro Benedetti, Fernando Cristobal Cordero, Enrico Magistretti
AL/GC Scultordi Di Giardini: Attilio Lundardi
Mayor David Miller, Toronto
Mayor Gabriele Albertini, Milano
Deputy Mayor Joe Pantalone, Committee Chair

Sculptured by Ronald Baird, Commissioned by the House of Seagram. Location: West side of the Better Living Centre attached to the sculpture “83”
Bandshell (erection)
Erected by the City of Toronto for the Canadian National Exhibition Association and officially opened by His Worship the Mayor Samuel McBride Esquire, August 28, 1936 K.S. Gillies, MRAIC, Commissioner of Buildings. Location: On the east wall of the Bandshell
Bell, Marilyn
This plaque is dedicated to the honour of Marilyn Bell. A Toronto, Ontario girl who, on Sept 9th 1954 at the age of 16 years, performed the magnificent athletic feat of swimming the full width of Lake Ontario, thus being the first known person to have accomplished this arduous task, of which all Canadians are justly proud. Location: On the concrete base of the lion monument on the south side of Liberty Grand.
Bone, Percy
This tree is planted in memory of the late Percy Bone a dedicated director of the Canadian National Exhibition for many years. Sept. 2, 1973. Location: On a rock on the southwest corner of the Horticulture Building.
British Columbia Fir Flagpole
Which was cut from a tree two hundred and thirty-seven years old and which is one hundred and eighty-four feet high. Donated by Timberland Lumber Co. Limited, New Westminster, B.C. October 22nd 1928. Transported free of charge from New Westminster, B.C. to Quebec by Canadian National Steamships Limited, from Quebec to Toronto by Canadian Steamships Limited, and from the dock to Exhibition grounds by the Toronto Harbour Commission. Erected by the Canadian National Exhibition Ass'n. August 12th 1930. Location: On a cement marker immediately north of the site of the flagpole (the flagpole was removed in 2008).
Carlsberg Carillon
Carlsberg Carillon presented to the Canadian National Exhibition by Carling O’Keefe Breweries August 1974. Made by Royal Eijsbouts-Holland Location: On the east side of the Carillon
Clapsaddle, Jerry
Jerry Clapsaddle. (b.1941) “Shoreline”, 1996. Coloured concrete pavers. Location: On east side of concrete wall on outer stairwell after exiting Galleria, Hall B, Enercare Centre.
Coliseum Complex Cornerstone
This stone was laid by Thomas A. Foster, Esquire, Mayor of Toronto on the 31st day of May A.D. 1927. Location: On exterior wall of the Coliseum Complex, North Extension
Commemorative Employee Bench (12 small plaques)
In Memory Your Colleagues at Exhibition Place Terry Palmateer 1950 – 2011 Debbie Young 1954 – 2011 Mike Sgouraditis 1966 – 2011 Duncan McKenna 1950 – 2011 Linda Newman 1957 – 2012 Richard Bieler 1941 – 2012 John Scott 1949 – 2012 Reggie Langford 1936 – 2013 John Harlowe 1959 – 2015 Douglas Ardron 1952 – 2016 Donna Vanalstyne 1971 – 2016 Clay Woodcox 1960 – 2016 Location: On the lawn south of the Better Living Centre and east of the Rose Garden
Commemorative Employee Bench (1 small plaque)
In Memory Your Colleagues at Exhibition Place Robert “Bob” Hanson 1933 – 2017 Location: On the lawn south of the Better Living Centre and east of the Rose Garden
Construction of National Soccer Stadium
The construction of the National Soccer Stadium was completed on April 11, 2007. This project was made possible through investments by the Government of Canada, the Government of Ontario and the City of Toronto. Location: On the wall on the northeast side of BMO Field