Tours

Grey to Green is proud to offer comprehensive tours led by subject matter experts. All tours except for the Sustainable Buildings Tour are are included in workshop packages, but can also be registered for separately.

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Green Wall Walking Tour

This 2012 CitiesAlive Awards of Excellence Green Wall is prominently featured in Corus Quay, a LEED Gold Certified building. The five-story living wall biofilter acts as an indoor air purifier consuming volatile organic compounds (VOC’s) and other air contaminants. 

Tour Guide: Brad Bass, PhD., Adjunct Professor, School of the Environment, University of Toronto

Date: May 10
Time: 1:30pm - 5:00pm

Tour will meet at Corus Quay.

Standalone tour price: $39.00(CAD) 

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Sustainable Buildings Tour

Tour two of Toronto's most efficient buildings and explore how 25 York St and RBC Waterpark seamlessly integrate sustainable technologies to maximize efficiency and tenant experience.

Date: May 10
Time: 1:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting place TBC

Standalone tour price: $39.00(CAD) 

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Ryerson Urban Farm Tour

Ryerson Urban Farm (RUF) is a quarter-acre rooftop farm producing fruits and vegetables, provides opportunities for academic research, and enables the community to participate in cultivating and tending to the farm. This farm also includes a food forest, flower farm, rain gardens and native pollinator plants.

Tour Guides: Arlene Throness, Urban Farm Manager, Ryerson Urban Farm; Jayne Miles, Urban Farm Programs Coordinator, Ryerson Urban Farm

Date: May 10
Time: 1:30pm - 5:00pm

Tour will depart from Ryerson University.

Standalone tour price: $49.00(CAD)

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Low Impact Development Site Bus Tour

The tour includes the exploration of three different Mississauga Low Impact Development sites: Credit Valley Conservation's Head Office, Elm Drive and Wychwood sites.

Tour Guide: Kyle Vander Linden, Water Resources Specialist, Credit Valley Conservation

Date: May 10
Time: 1:30pm - 5:00pm

Tour will depart from the Credit Valley Conservation's headquarters (255 Old Derry Road, Mississauga, ON L5N 6R4).

Standalone tour price: $69.00(CAD)