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Just About There…

The Brattleboro Skatepark WILL be built this summer, 2020! BUT, we just received the bids back for the construction and we are just a mere $9,600 shy of meeting the $280,000 quote. BASIC will go before the Brattleboro Selectboard on … Continue reading

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Skatepark Design Goes Out To Bid… Again

The “Request for Proposal Skatepark Re-Bid” went out to bid for the second time on June 8th. The RFP packages were sent to the previous bidders and other qualified construction companies are encouraged to send in a bid as well. The bids … Continue reading

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Almost there…

Here’s the deal: The skatepark bids came in too high for what we had left in the budget. Our original budget was developed with consultation of industry experts. However, BASIC is excited to say we just received an additional $75,000 from … Continue reading

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Final Design Has Gone Out to Bid!

Based on feedback from our two public design meetings, the final design has been completed and has recently gone out to bid. The plan shown here is quite accurate however the colored concrete will most likely be removed due to budget restrictions. … Continue reading

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Design Session Two Completed

Hey Skaters!!! Check out the two proposed design options from our second design meeting by clicking on the survey below. You will have the ability to add your input on each one. A new design will then be created using … Continue reading

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First Design Meeting Complete

Thank you to everyone who participated in our first design meeting. Great thoughts were shared and Stantec will be back on Thursday, Sept. 20th, 6:30 pm in the Gibson Aiken Center to present a few proposed designs based on the … Continue reading

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BASIC Meets Fundraising Goal!

BASIC would like to thank the Brattleboro community along with our skatepark supporters near and far for the outstanding support of our project. We are proud to state that BASIC has raised $239,412.00…surpassing our fundraising goal of $230,000!!!! NOW…Skate fans, MARK … Continue reading

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BASIC has exciting news but we need your help! 

The Town of Brattleboro has recently voted to donate $60,000 towards the skatepark project. We are finally within reach of our $230,000 goal! In addition to this generous donation, the Tarrant Foundation has awarded us a Matching Grant Challenge. Every … Continue reading

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Remember the Brattleboro Skatepark this Christmas!

This year, don’t forget to include the Brattleboro Skatepark in your Christmas giving. We are almost half way to our goal of $230,000 and with your help we can make some dreams come true. For $46 you can pay for … Continue reading

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Brattleboro Skatepark Supporters, and Friends, mark your calendars!

It’s with great excitement that VT Stance, Southern Vermont’s premier car club is hosting a benefit Car Show on August 19, 2017 from 10am – 4pm at the Brattleboro Union High School to support the design and construction of the … Continue reading

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