CITY OF GREENSBORO
May 17, 2017 Contact: Madeleine Carey
Media Invited to Get a Sneak Peek of the New Latham Skate Park Today
WHAT: Reporters, photographers and videographers are invited to get a preview of the newly-built Latham Skate Park, which will open to the public Saturday. Greensboro Parks and Recreation officials will be available for interviews about the project and athletes will be there to show off the park’s features.
WHEN: 1-2:30 pm, Friday, May 19
WHERE: Latham Park Greenway, 790 Hill St.
WHO: The 10,000 square foot, state-of-the-art park Latham Skate Park features an 8-foot flow bowl, a vert wall, ramps, rails, platforms and new features not available anywhere else. It was built with voter-approved bond money and designed with the help of an advisory team of skateboarders.
Greensboro Parks and Recreation will hold a Latham Skate Park grand opening event for the public from 4-8 pm, Saturday, May 20.
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Amanda Lehmert, Communications Specialist
Communications and Marketing
City of Greensboro
PO Box 3136, Greensboro, NC 27402-3136