Skate park construction moving

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Paleka McLean, 7, of Kekaha, takes advantage of an open three-foot half pipe Sunday, right, while Andres Sanchez gets a feel for the six-foot halfpipe at the new pop-up skate park in Hanapepe Town Park.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    ‘E‘elekoa Emery and Andres Sanchez get a feel for the new, six-foot half pipe Sunday, while volunteers Tim Saunders and Greg Ellsworth finish construction at the new pop-up skate park in Hanapepe Town Park.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    ‘E‘elekoa Emery warms up on the three-foot half pipe Sunday while volunteers Tim Saunders and Greg Ellsworth work on the six-foot half pipe in the background at the new pop-up skatepark in Hanapepe Town Park.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    ‘E‘elekoa Emery warms up on the three-foot half pipe Sunday while volunteers move the detail pieces into place for the six-foot half pipe at the new pop-up skatepark in Hanapepe Town Park.

HANAPEPE — Construction of the new, pop-up skatepark in Hanapepe Town Park is moving along at a fast clip, as volunteers from the Kaua‘i Skate ‘Ohana and the community completed the six-foot halfpipe over the weekend.

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