A new skate park in town is named after Kettering native and professional skateboarder Rob Dyrdek, who met with the city during the planning stages. The “skate plaza” resembles a public square in a town or city and incorporates landscaping and art to create a visually pleasing, multi-use area. (Photo provided)

A new skate park in town is named after Kettering native and professional skateboarder Rob Dyrdek, who met with the city during the planning stages. The “skate plaza” resembles a public square in a town or city and incorporates landscaping and art to create a visually pleasing, multi-use area. (Photo provided)