Friends of Williamsbridge Oval pushes for new skate park to be built


Friends of Williamsbridge Oval is turning to local politicians to receive funding for the construction of a skate park. (Credit: News 12 The Bronx)

A Norwood community group is pushing to find a permanent home for its dedicated skateboarders at Williamsbridge Oval.

Friends of Williamsbridge Oval say that back in 2004, the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation promised to build a skate park under a multimillion-dollar improvement plan, but nothing has yet come to fruition.

In the meantime, skaters have been using an area near the...

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