Information on Using the Park
608-46. Sale of merchandise, trade or business.
A. Unless authorized by permit, no person shall, while in a park, sell or offer or display for sale:
(1) Any food, drink or refreshment;
(2) Any goods, wares, merchandise or articles, including promotional material, souvenirs and novelties; or
(3) Any art, skill, service or work.
B. While in a park, no person shall practice, carry on, conduct or solicit for a trade, occupation, business or profession.
608-47. Filming and videotaping.
While in a park, no person shall take or permit to be taken for remuneration any film, photograph, videotape or television broadcast unless permitted under the City’s film by-law and authorized by permit from the Toronto Film and Television Office.
608-48. Advertising devices and signs.
A. Unless authorized by permit, no person shall:
(1) While in a park distribute, discard, or display a sign or advertising device; or
(2) Post, nail, attach, stencil or otherwise fasten or erect a sign or advertising device to park property.
B. The Commissioner may, at any time and without notice, remove a sign or advertising device in the course of periodic cleaning or maintenance operations or where the sign or advertising device has been displayed contrary to the provisions of this chapter, unless erected in accordance with approval from the Commissioner as part of a promotional or sponsorship arrangement with the City, in which case the sign or advertising device shall not be removed until the time agreed between the parties.
C. A sign or advertising device removed under Subsection B may be destroyed or otherwise disposed of by the person authorized to remove it, without notice or compensation to any person who has an interest in the sign or advertising device.
D. Where an illegal sign or advertising device has been removed under Subsection B, any person responsible for erecting, attaching, placing or displaying, or causing or permitting the erecting, attaching, placing or displaying, of the sign or advertising device in contravention of this chapter shall, in addition to any other fine or penalty that may be imposed for an offence under this chapter, be required to pay the City the actual cost of removal and disposal of the sign or advertising device.