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Dahl Skatespot
Project Information

Location: 7700 25th Ave NE, Seattle WA 98115


Project Status

Thank you Seattle!
Over 50 skaters attended the community celebration for the official opening of the skatespot on June 24, 2010. Skate-Like-A-Girl offered free lessons and Snowboard Connection offered helmet fittings.

This community initiated project was awarded a Neighborhood Matching Grant for a skatespot in 2006. This grant was used to hire a consultant for the creation of a schematic design.

When skatepark funds became available Parks moved forward to implement the project. Parks put out a public Request for Qualifications (RFQ) in May 2008 and contracted with New Line/Van der Zalm consultants to complete the design of the site and provide construction administration. The previous designers, Skate Parkitecture, Landscape Architects was no longer in business. New Line / Van der Zalm advised Parks that the previous design had some safety issues. They were directed to keep the elements and given approval to provide more space between elements for safety, flow and capacity reasons.

LOCATION
7700 25th Ave NE, Seattle WA 98115
BUDGET
Design and construction budget $200,000.00
SCHEDULE
Planning: 4/30/2009
Design: 7/1/2009
Construction: 7/1/2009
Completion: 4/1/2009

Project Description

This project completes the design development and construction documents for Dahl Skatespot. Construction for this project has been publicly bid. The community initiated project provided funding for a schematic design by Skate Parkitecture, Landscape Architects.


Community Participation


Public Meeting 07/01/09
Public Meeting 07/21/09
Skateboard Park Advisory Council 07/14/08

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Updated November 29, 2010

Events

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For More Information

Kelly Davidson
800 Maynard Ave S, Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98134
206-684-0998
kelly.davidson@seattle.gov

Dahl Skatepark

Dahl Skatepark

Dahl Skatepark

Dahl Skatepark

Dahl Skatepark
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