Krown skateboarding gets new location

By Spencer PlattAssociated PressKOWN skateboarding is in a state of limbo after its parent company announced plans to move its skateboarding park in the city of Philadelphia, Pa.

But while the company plans to relocate the skatepark, it will still have a place to park.

Krown skateboards owner Dave Johnson told the Associated Press on Tuesday that the company will have a skatepark at the new location, called Krown Skatepark, but that the park will remain a separate entity.

The company plans on opening the new skatepark in April, according to the company’s website.

Kown skateboards has operated in Philadelphia since 2006 and is located on the grounds of the City Hall in the West End.KOWN’s previous location, in West Philadelphia, was demolished and is currently under construction.

The Philadelphia Inquirer reported in December that the property will become a “sport park.”