The North Elba town skatepark.
Photo by Keith Lobdell.
continued Village workers will:
•excavate the section of the hill adjoining the parking lot to allow for the expansion of the plat level area;
•build a retaining wall to secure the hillside;
•dig a trench around the area to provide adequate drainage;
•transport gravel from the sand pit and progressively build up a tamped down gravel under-base for the concrete pad;
•and prepare the site to be build-ready for the pouring of the concrete pad for the installation of the skateboard ramps and features.
North Elba Town Board members have not yet decided who will be given the town’s skateboard park features that are currently sitting unused near the Shipman Youth Center in Lake Placid. Possible candidates are Saranac Lake and Wilmington.