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

Friends of Williamsbridge Oval is turning to local

Friends of Williamsbridge Oval is turning to local politicians to receive funding for the construction of a skate park. (July 6, 2014 5:48 PM)

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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