Londonderry officers help repair, clean up skate park

Londonderry officers help repair, clean up skate park

SKATERS AND BIKERS ARE GETTING PLENTY OF HELP TO GET THE JOB DONE WMUR’S SIOBHAN LOPEZ HAS THE STORY FROM LONDONDERRY

SIOBHAN: POLICE OFFICERS HANGING OUT AT A SKATE PARK ISN’T SOMETHING YOU SEE EVERY DAY >> NOPE, ESPECIALLY NOT IN MY HOMETOWN SIOBHAN: BUT IN LONDONDERRY IT’S BECOME MORE COMMON SINCE THE DEPARTMENT SHARED VIDEOS ONLINE OF ITS OWN OFFICER JUSTIN HALLOCK SKATING, THE MORE THEY SPENT THERE, THEY REALIZED THINGS NEEDED TO BE FIXED >> IT’S STARTING TO GET A LITTLE BIT RUN DOWN THERE WAS LOTS OF TRASH IN HERE, THE LEAVES WEREN’T PICKED UP AND SOME OF THE WOOD WAS ROTTING ON SOME OF THE RAMPS

SIOBHAN: POLICE ASKED WHAT WAS NEEDED AND WENT OUT AND BOUGHT SOME NEW WOOD >> I DO FRAMING FOR WORK, THAT’S MY CAREER AND I FIGURED I COULD HELP OUT WITH THE BUILDING OF THE RAMPS SIOBHAN: VOLUNTEERS FROM ACROSS THE REGION COMING TOGETHER WITH THEIR OWN EQUIPMENT, CLEARIN BRUSH, AND PICKING UP TRASH >> WE GOT HERE, WE WEREN’T SURE WHAT THE TURNOUT WAS GOING TO BE AND IT’S WAY MORE THAN I EXPECTED

IT’S AWESOM SIOBHAN: POLICE SAY THEY HOPE THESE REPAIRS AND THEIR RELATIONSHIP WITH THIS GROUP LAST FOR YEARS >> HOPEFULLY, MAYBE WE CAN HOST A COMPETITION OR SOME SORT OF DEMO BY THE END OF THE SUMMER TIME AND JUST KIND OF PUT LONDONDERRY BACK ON THE MAP AS FAR AS THE SKATE PARK SIOBHAN: ONE OF BEST THINGS TO COME FROM ALL OF THIS, THERE’S NEVER AN ISSUE WHEN THE POLICE DECIDE TO JUST DROP IN >> IT’S MADE THE SKATE PARK SAFER NOBODY IS SCARED OF US WHEN WE COME DOWN HERE, EVERYBODY’S WELCOMING WHEN WE WALK IN

>> SHOWING THEM THAT WE CARE ABOUT THE COMMUNITY JUST LIKE THEY DO, THEIR PARK’S IMPORTANT TO US BECAUSE IT’S IMPORTANT TH

Source: Youtube

Md. Elias
admin@test.nygadgetfix.com
No Comments

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.

Chat with us
Chat with us
Questions, doubts, issues? We're here to help you!
Connecting...
None of our operators are available at the moment. Please, Send us an email, we will get back to you as soon as possible. Thanks.
Our operators are busy. Please try again later
:
:
:
Have you got question? Write to us!
:
:
This chat session has ended
Was this conversation useful? Vote this chat session.
Good Bad