Dr. G. Ross Lord was chairman of the former Metropolitan and Region Conservation Authority from 1958 – 1972.
This beautiful park runs alongside the West Don River north of Finch Ave.
It is a sultry day; the sun has drunk
The dew that lay upon the morning grass;
There is no rustling in the lofty elm
That canopies my dwelling. – -William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878)