Monday, February 02, 2015
Second meeting scheduled for skate park input
Citizens are invited to join the American Ramp Company (ARC) for a design meeting at 5 p.m. on Thursday, February 5. The meeting will take place at ARC, 601 S. McKinley in Joplin. This is the second meeting planned of three public sessions. The next meeting will Thursday, February 12. The meeting time and location are the same.
During these meetings, the American Ramp Company, a locally operated skatepark design firm, will show various design options for layouts for the new skatepark. Citizens are encouraged to come to participate and provide feedback for options within the design the new park.
Joplin’s Skatepark will be built in the former ball field area of Ewert Park, located just north of 7th Street on School Avenue. Funding for this newest addition is provided through the Parks and Stormwater Sales Tax, which voters renewed in the August 2011 election.
For more information about upcoming meetings, contact the American Ramp Company by calling (417) 206-6816 or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org. Log onto Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10202390468282200&set=a.1297707021924.41268.1807850229&type=1&theater for a look at their designs.
To view skate park design options....