Kapolei Skateboarders Urge for Expansion at Skate Park

Kapolei skateboarders

 

The Hawaii Skatepark Association wants the skateboarding area at Kapolei Regional Park expanded to accommodate the growing community. The effort comes just two months after a group of Ewa Beach students and community members pushed for repairs at their skate park.

The Kapolei skateboarders want to expand the skate park by about 10,000 square feet, which they say will help ease overcrowding and improve safety.

City Councilwoman Kymberly Pine, who represents the area, has put in a $1 million budget request for the expansion because she is “very worried and concerned that someone is going to get hurt.”

 

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