Skate Parks

October 3, 2014, 6am PDT
More cities around the country are embracing skateparks as a vital part of park design, leading to a new wave of urban design standards tailored for skateboarders.
Next City
October 8, 2011, 9am PDT
Architecture for Humanity has asked 9 design firms to dream up an upgrade for Coleman Oval Skate Park, which is located directly underneath the Manhattan Bridge.
The Architect's Newspaper
October 7, 2011, 2pm PDT
Doyle Redland reports on the accidental new construction, which has galvanized both sides of the preservation vs. access argument.
The Onion
September 5, 2010, 9am PDT
No, it's not a teen zombie movie -- a skate park planned for Miami is causing an uproar because of its proposed location, adjacent to the historic Miami Cemetery.
The Miami Herald
May 16, 2010, 1pm PDT
Bridge construction in New York City threatens to shut down an infamous and informal skatepark.
The New York Times