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Salisbury Skate Park Opens

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The new Salisbury skate park (Photo:WBOC) The new Salisbury skate park (Photo:WBOC)

SALISBURY, Md.-  A long awaited skate park in Salisbury is finally up and running.  

The Salisbury skate park hosted its grand opening Saturday morning on South Park Drive.  Construction began on the park back in August after some delays.  Mayor Jake Day says the park is all about building the community, and says it really was a team effort.

"We want to help kids feel like this is a community that gives them lots of opportunities, not just advantages but opportunities to have fun. So that's what we want to achieve with this skate park.  It's about community leaders coming together and saying we think this is an important asset we need to have and we're going to do the hard work to raise funds and make it happen so that partnership is a great model for future projects," said Mayor Day.

Skaters were able to register and use the park immediately after the ribbon cutting.  There were also giveaways at the ceremony Saturday morning.

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