Gallery: Staten Island Rolls in Plans for New Skate Park at Faber Park

NYC's skateboarders might soon be flocking to Staten Island, which is quickly becoming the skating center of the city. The Parks Department just announced plans to build the borough's third skate park in Faber Park in Port Richmond, and renderings of the new space show 2 acres of ramps, jumps, and rails that will blend in seamlessly with the natural landscape. The design, by Action Sport Design, incorporates existing stone walls and boulders, and if watching rather than actually boarding is more your thing, there will be plenty of seating and pedestrian trails for spectators surrounding the outdoor facility.

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  1. winterjazz August 10, 2012 at 5:29 pm

    Just curious where the other two skateparks on Staten Island are. They closed the Ben Soto park a couple of years ago.