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    Parks, Recreation and Trees
     Edgewood Skate Park

    The Edgewood Skate Park provides an opportunity for skateboarders and inline skating enthusiasts to develop their skills and enjoy their sport in a safe and challenging environment.

    Safety Notice

    Both experienced and inexperienced skateboarders and skaters use this facility. Skate
    parks have inherent risks and hazards that may result in serious injury. The City of New Haven does not assume responsibility for any injuries

    Skate Park

    USE OF THE SKATE PARK IS AT YOUR OWN RISK

    Download the City of New Haven Edgewood Skate Park Waiver and Release

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    Risk Management

    Although numerous risks can be identified in the development of a Skate Park, they usually can be categorized into two basic areas:

    1. The exposure presented by a participant using a skate park element
    2. The skill level of the participants

    Required safety equipment includes:

    • Helmet
    • Knee Pads
    • Wrist Pads
    • Elbow Pads

    Bicycles are prohibited from the skate park
    No alcohol or smoking

    Skate Park

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    Rules and Regulations
    • Skate at your own risk. All users assume all risk of injury. The City of New Haven or its agents are not responsible for any injuries of any type
    • All participants must wear helmets, knee, wrist and elbow pads
    • All participants must enter and exit at the designated area
    • Only one person per skateboard
    • Only one person per ramp Skateboarder/rollerblader must be under control at all times
    • No bicycles permitted in facility
    • No food or beverage is allowed in the skating area
    • Alcohol and smoking are strictly prohibited
    • Use trash containers for all litter
    • Use elements at your ability level
    • Parks Department reserves the right to prohibit persons from skate area

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