Daily grind: Construction on city’s $2 million skate park ramps up
C-VILLE Weekly Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 7 a.m.
There aren’t many places to skateboard in Charlottesville.
The city closed its skate park on McIntire Road during construction of the U.S. 250 Bypass and John Warner Parkway interchange in 2012 and moved it to McIntire Park. And last month, it closed the second location, too.
Nineteen-year-old Piedmont Virginia Community College student David Juers says it’s been tough to find a place to break out his board—and he and his skater friends still hit the desolate park from time to time to get their fix.
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