New skate park dedicated in Oconto
OCONTO (WLUK) -- A dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony were held for the park, which is a first of its kind in the city.
The project began as an idea in 2014 by a group of kids.
They rode their bikes to City Hall and voiced their wish for a bike and skate park in the area.
One of those kids was at Saturday's celebration and is proud his dream come to life.
"I think it turned out really nice, I think a lot of people will enjoy it for years to come," said Dylan Lukas who helped organize the project.
The park was funded through donations, fundraisers, cook-offs, and bake sales.