Story URL: http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=217152
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Grant park announces it will be building a permanent skate park in the south end. The project is expected to be completed Fall 2013.
Skateboarders flip for planned park
Skaters and bikers jump and grind in suburban Asylum Skate Park.
The Park District announced preliminary plans to build a new skate plaza in downtown Chicago's iconic Grant Park Wednesday. Now Chicago skateboarders have a centralized place in the city to go.