New Skatepark

Champion professional skateboarder Tony Hawk (middle)  joins L.A. City Councilmember Bob Blumenfield in opening a new, 14,000 share feet skatepark at the Lanark Recreation Center in Canoga Park. The street plaza style skate park, designed by New Line Skateparks, was partially funded by a Tony Hawk Foundation grant and includes hubbas, rails, ledges and transitions. It will be open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., and weekends from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.