Skate Park Vandalized, Volunteers Needed for Cleanup 8/21/13
City of Odessa
Volunteers are needed to help clean up vandalism at the Ruben Pier Memorial Skate Park in Sherwood Park (49th and Dixie).
Skate structures and the bathrooms have been tagged with graffiti. The skate park will be temporarily closed while the damage is erased.
To ensure a quick reopening of the facility, volunteers are asked to assist in the cleanup.
A work day is scheduled for Saturday, August beginning at 8 a.m. Any interested in helping is encouraged to call the Odessa Parks Department at 432.368.3548.
Volunteers under the age of 17 will be required to have a parent or guardian signature approval on a City of Odessa agreement.
The Ruben Pier Memorial Skate Park opened in 2009 to provide skaters with a safe place to exercise their skills. The 10,500 square foot facility features a skate bowl, ramp, stairs and rails among many other features.