Robert Clemente Park to get new skate park, sensory-driven autism playground

Crews have started construction on a new skate park at Roberto Clemente Park in Brentwood.

News 12 Staff

Jul 9, 2022, 12:43 AM

Updated 644 days ago

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Crews have started construction on a new skate park at Roberto Clemente Park in Brentwood.
There are also plans for a sensory-driven autism playground at the park.
"It gives them some kind of past time to keep their children engaged and improve their progress," Assemblyman Phil Ramos says.
He says $500,000 will be dedicated to building the state-of-the-art playground.
It will also be the first in the Town of Islip catering to children on the autism spectrum.


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