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Urban Parks

These projects include but are not limited to recreational facilities, courts or fields, assembly areas for recreations and/or education, pocket parks, and the like.


Dripping Springs Skatepark
Project Sponsor: Dripping Springs Skatepark, Inc., | Precinct 4

On June 7, 2022, Hays County entered into an agreement with the City of Dripping Springs, Dripping Springs Community Foundation (DSCF), and DS Skatepark, Inc. for the development of the first-ever skatepark in Dripping Springs. DS Skatepark, Inc. started the vision of a skatepark nearly three years ago and has since garnered support through community donations. This future 12,000 square foot skatepark will be located on 1.5 acres at the north end of Founders Memorial Park. 

Entity responsibilities stated in the agreement:

  • Hays County: Funding for construction 

  • City of Dripping Springs: Land donation and park operations 

  • DS Skatepark, Inc.: Design and construction of skatepark; community fundraising

  • DSCF: Holding, distribution, and tracking of funds


With this agreement, Hays County is allocating $624,250 from the voter approved 2020 Hays County Parks Bond for the construction of the new skatepark.

Read the press release from the City of Dripping Springs or visit DripSkatepark.com to learn more.

2020 Parks & Open Spaces Bond: $624,250