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Skaters Get New Place To Skateboard At Philly Park A project more than a decade in the works finally came to fruition Monday when city officials, organizers, and hundreds of residents cut the ribbon on Philadelphia's new skatepark.
Philadelphia Lawmakers Increase Penalites on Skateboarders Who Damage ArtThe measure would raise penalties for damaging a war memorial or public artwork from $300 in the current law to $1,000 and up to 30 days of jail time.
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.
Put Helmets On Active KidsIf your children like to bike or skateboard or are very active with scooters or other fast moving street and driveway play things please take the time to get them helmets.
VIDEO: Interview with CBS Philly
CBS Philly Interviews The Group
PHOTOS: Day 4: FDR Skatepark & Pat’s Cheesesteaks
VIDEO: FDR Skatepark, South Philly
FDR Skatepark & Philly: Scooters, "Gnar" & Cheesesteaks
Franklin's Paine Skatepark Fund Closes In On Their GoalNew energy returns to a proposed skatepark along the Schuylkill River Banks