The Pleasantview Community Centre is located at 545 Van Horne Avenue, closest major intersection, Victoria Park and Sheppard. The centre is a multi-purpose location coupled with a library close by and Van Horne Park.
Bayview Arena is located at 3230 Bayview Avenue, closest major intersection is Bayview and Finch. The Arena, founded in 1967, is a year-round facility that offers exercise and youth leadership programs as well as skating in the winter months.
York Mills Arena, a seasonal skating rink (September 30 – March 31st) is located within the park.
History: Irving Paisley was a Councillor in the former township of North York. As a Controller for North York he served several terms on Metro Council. Paisley’s 30 year municipal career culminated in being appointed Deputy Mayor of the City of North York. Paisley was responsible for spearheading the building of York Finch General Hospital and became its founding Chairman. Paisley’s accomplishments were recognized by the Federal Government who bestowed Paisley with the Centennial Medal for Service to the Nation in 1967. The park was renamed in his honour on April 23, 2009.