Committee reviews skate park plans tonight | PostIndependent.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Committee reviews skate park plans tonight

Staff ReportGlenwood Springs, CO Colorado

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. The Skate Park Committee meets tonight to review plans for the first phase of a new skate park.More than 60 young people entered the city council chambers in April in support of building a new skate park at Two Rivers Park. Lisa Moreau, the mother of Jono Moreau, who is leading the effort, said Glenwood Springs had committed $60,000 for the park and agreed to match up to $12,000 of money the committee raises.The meeting at the Community Center at 7 p.m. tonight is designed to review plans from skate park design company Grindline. This will be the first of two phases of construction, which should include a new half-pipe and some street features. Also on the agenda is discussion about how to raise additional funding. Moreau said the committee raised about $1,000 from Strawberry Days. They also set up a booth at Ride the Rockies, but the amount collected is not yet known.Attendance at weekly committee meetings has waned and members seemed to scatter over the summer. For this meeting the committee hopes to boost attendance.Post Independent, Glenwood Springs Colorado CO


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User