New skate park coming to Fountain Mesa Park
Last updated 10/6/2021 at 10:21am
A new skate park is under construction at Fountain Mesa Park, located on Fortman Avenue behind Janitell Junior High.
"We are excited to be able to bring something a little further north," said City Clerk Silvia Huffman, director of Fountain Parks and Recreation.
Work began two weeks ago, and the project is expected to be finished in early November. Crews are taking a sloped section of the large grassy field across the walking path from the playgrounds to house the skate park. Much of the flat field beyond will remain untouched.
The city's other skate park at Metcalfe Park recently receive...