The Lauridsen Skatepark is set to be one of the largest open skateparks in the nation.

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The Lauridsen Skatepark is set to be one of the largest open parks in the nation. The skatepark will be centrally located at the north end of the Principal Riverwalk next to the Des Moines River. At more than 88,000 square feet of skate-able terrain, the design consists of 3 main areas: the lower plaza/pedestrian walk, the main plaza and the snake run, bowl and pool. The entire skatepark was heavily influenced by the existing topography of the land and the water table.

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LAURIDSEN SKATEPARK PROJECT SLATED TO BE COMPLETE IN THE FALL

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LAURIDSEN SKATEPARK PROJECT SLATED TO BE COMPLETE IN THE FALL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, April 24, 2020 LAURIDSEN SKATEPARK PROJECT SLATED TO BE COMPLETE IN THE FALL GREATER DES MOINES, IA (April 24, 2020) – The Lauridsen Skatepark in Downtown Des Moines (DSM) is on track to be completed this fall, the projects leaders announced today. Spring construction began on April 1. To-date, nearly 30%… Read more »

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