Jonny Miller the Thriller checking in on the construction progress
Contractor Pro-West has begun mobilization of the project… Physical work on the Park will begin this week!
Thank you to the many skate enthusiasts that attended the SLO Skate Park Groundbreaking Ceremony. This kicks off the next phase of the project, as construction of the NEW SLO Skate Park begins Monday, June 2. Anticipated completion in winter 2015.
Mayor Jan Marx,Vice Mayor Carlyn Christianson, Council Member John Ashbaugh, City Manager Katie Lichtig, Public Works Director Daryl Grigsby, and Parks and Recreation Director Shelly Stanwyck break ground on the site of the new SLO Skate Park.
This is the official website of the NEW SLO Skate Park!
The NEW SLO Skate Park is set to break ground this spring 2014, with a projected opening in winter 2015.
The new 15,500 square foot concrete park at Santa Rosa park will feature an outdoor amphitheater, a low impact fitness path, public art, and a streetscape plaza for spectator seating, farmers’ markets, craft fairs and other events.
The park will also have a public art component that will consist of skate-able tree structures made of concrete and steel, along with artistic tiles and art stencils within the skate bowls.
Check out the site often for progress and construction updates, events and photos.
Want to leave your mark on the SLO Skate Park? Purchase a legacy brick HERE!