Settle Town Council are leading the project to create a Skate Park in Settle.
This has been a long-term dream for the young people of Settle over the past 15 years and has significant support from the local community. The Town Council have now raised £120k to complete this project for the young people of Settle.
Large funding applications have been successful from a variety of funding sources such as National Lottery, Settle Middle School Legacy Fund and Sport England and S106 planning gain monies from Skipton Properties, Falcon Park development and McCarthy & Stone, The Wickets. Community funds raised or donated so far has amounted to £1500 and still coming in.
The Town Council are pleased to announce that we now have a project manager in place to oversee this project to completion.
The Design and Build specialist Skate Park contractor is ‘Bendcrete’.
The Skate Park Steering Group re meeting on Monday 16th September to progress work towards the new site Poolside to the front left of the swimming pool.
Consultation will commence shortly through a newsletter to all Settle residents coming out next week. (If you don’t receive one please let us know and we can arrange a copy)
A Public drop in session on Monday 23rd September in the Town Hall between 5-7 pm – all welcome.
A Monkey survey will be available shortly via the Town Council facebook page.