Finishing Touches To Be Put On New Skate Park Near The Schuylkill River TrailJosh Nims' wheels started turning about 10 years ago when skateboarders were banned from Love Park because granite was being rough up by the boards.
Ground Broken For Skateboarding Park Near Ben Franklin Parkway"Skateboarding is an art form, a way of life, and a very important part of Philadelphia's culture and creative economy," says Claire Laver, executive director of Franklin's Paine Skatepark Fund.

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