Group seeks $15,000 for skate park growth


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Tribune photo by Aaron Piper/ Isaiah Gambrel lands a jump onto a raised platform on the newly opened Shields Park skate park on Tuesday. There are plans to expand the park and add several new obstacles as funds become available.


Plans to expand Seymour’s new skate park are underway, and those involved with the project are again turning to the city for help.

The city council recently received a request from the Seymour Skate Park Association to provide $15,000 to expand the Schurman and Grubb Memorial Skate Park at Shields Park.

The city already has contributed more than $60,000 to the skate park, which is being built in phases because of its cost.

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