HONOLULU (KHON2) — Maui County is asking the general public for his or her suggestions and enter concerning their new Lanai Skate Park preliminary designs.
People have till May 13, 2022 to present their choice on the kind of skate park they want to see.
Kris Baptist, Parks CIP Coordinator, stated this can be a long-awaited course of that he’s pleased to see come collectively.
“Right now, there isn’t a lot of safe places for kids to skate,” stated Baptist. “There aren’t any opportunities to skate safely and kids are skating where they can in areas where skateboarding is accepted.”
Baptist stated this will probably be Lanai’s first skate park to be constructed on the island, one thing that’s thrilling for the neighborhood.
Currently, they’re nonetheless engaged on acquiring the right permits and are hoping to have the challenge accomplished someday subsequent 12 months if all the things goes based on plans.
“Again, this is a long-awaited project, and the people here would like to have a safe place to skate,” stated Baptist.
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