Colorado Archive

  • Nederland’s Nathan Lazarus Skatepark is on the verge of opening, after five years of effort. I’ve attempted to distill some of what we learned through the advocacy process in hopes that others can learn from our successes and from our mistakes. Our experience is probably most applicable to small communities (Nederland’s population is around 1,500). Nederland’s skateboarders worked hard to stay in the community’s eye. Seasoned […]

    Nederland, Colorado

    Nederland’s Nathan Lazarus Skatepark is on the verge of opening, after five years of effort. I’ve attempted to distill some of what we learned through the advocacy process in hopes that others can learn from our successes and from our mistakes. Our experience is probably most applicable to small communities (Nederland’s population is around 1,500). Nederland’s skateboarders worked hard to stay in the community’s eye. Seasoned […]

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