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Huntington Skate Park Gets Boost From Tony Hawk Foundation

Reported: Feb. 26, 2014 10:03 AM EST
Updated: Feb. 26, 2014 10:17 AM EST
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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (Tiersa Davis) -- The city of Huntington was awarded a grant from a celebrity foundation to fund the new skate park.

The Tony Hawk Foundation approved a grant for $5,000 for construction of the park at Harris Riverfront Park. The funds will be matched locally and it will go toward phase two of the skate park.

The park will be built in three phases, and construction is expected to begin in late spring or early summer.



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