Carving up concrete on scooters and skateboards will soon be a reality for the Marton community.

The newly refurbished Skate Park has been under renovation for the last three months receiving a $400,000 makeover.

The renovation has been a long time coming with the idea first being put forward to council in 2013 by Roman Strong, an enthusiastic skater.

Pania and Raymond Hemopo, whose son Vchay is a Mozzi sponsored scooter rider also ran with the same idea and after a year of preparing, Pania brought forward the idea to council with hundreds of signatures and a plan.

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