Carleton Place Skateboard Park Clippings and Photos

Carleton Place Skateboard Park Clippings and Photos

Thanks to Glenda Mahoney

About the skateboard park Some of the present equipment has been repaired and is in use at the new Findlay park We had to move the park a few times to different locations
Skate park article is dated July 17 1996

We’re Stoked For Our Bro @scott______________ and the Town of Carleton Place, Ontario As They’ve Started Work to See a New Skatepark Built For Their Community. Shoutout To All The Great People Who’ve Worked Towards This For So Long; Great to See The Mayor Out and So Much Community Support at the First Meeting. (Actual Park Not Shown) #NewBeginnings #NBSskate #SKATELOCAL #skatepark #skateboarding #community #building

— with James Noble and Scott B Lauzon. 2015

Linda Seccaspina



Glenda Mahoney and Mary Ann Morley with a 2500 dollar donation from the Lions Club and with the support of Mayor Brian Costello and many volunteers founded the first Skateboard Park in Carleton Place.The local skateboarders put in many hours to ensure the success of the park.The park was located where the new arena addition now exists …20 years later it is still going strong….

Carleton Place Town Hall

2018 · 

The skateboard park has made the move to its new home at Carleton Junction!

Carleton Place Town Hall

2020 the old park that still exists

Laura Kissmann–2020


CLIPPED FROMThe Ottawa CitizenOttawa, Ontario, Canada05 Oct 1989, Thu  •  Page 3

CLIPPED FROMThe Ottawa CitizenOttawa, Ontario, Canada09 Dec 1978, Sat  •  Page 35

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About lindaseccaspina

Before she laid her fingers to a keyboard, Linda was a fashion designer, and then owned the eclectic store Flash Cadilac and Savannah Devilles in Ottawa on Rideau Street from 1976-1996. She also did clothing for various media and worked on “You Can’t do that on Television”. After writing for years about things that she cared about or pissed her off on American media she finally found her calling. She is a weekly columnist for the Sherbrooke Record and documents history every single day and has over 6500 blogs about Lanark County and Ottawa and an enormous weekly readership. Linda has published six books and is in her 4th year as a town councillor for Carleton Place. She believes in community and promoting business owners because she believes she can, so she does.

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