New Garehime Fitness Court finished, skatepark refreshed
LAS VEGAS (KLAS) – The City of Las Vegas has announced the completion of a new Fitness Court and a renovated skatepark at Garehime Heights Park, located at 3901 N. Campbell Road in the Northwest Valley.
Work on the skatepark began in September with the American Ramp Company and included removing outdated skate ramps and installing 31 new features designed by professional skaters. The skatepark upgrades cost $ 120,000.
“I know residents will enjoy the new Fitness Court® with all the exercise and workout options,” said Ward 4 Stavros Councilor Anthony, “and the youngsters are already enjoying the new skatepark equipment.”
The National Fitness Campaign Fitness Court® built by CK Masonry in collaboration with Tot Turf and City of Las Vegas staff cost $ 140,000.
Both projects were funded by the residential construction tax.
Originally built in 2002, the 10.5-acre park also offers basketball courts, tennis courts, shaded playgrounds, picnic shelters, a concrete walking path, benches. of park, restrooms, fountains, trees and lots of open grass.
Another 25 trees were planted in the park earlier this year.
The new Fitness Court is the second installed by the City of Las Vegas as the 100th partner to join the famous National Fitness Campaign, which is part of a national movement to shape healthy outdoor infrastructure and fashions healthy living in cities across the United States.
The first is located in Bill Briare Family Park at 650 N. Tenaya Way.