By: | Wednesday, November 11, 2009 //

“The New York City Department of Transportation has announced that they will be closing down the Brooklyn Banks pretty much immediately. They need the space for storage while restoring the bridge until 2014. The banks, nestled beneath the Manhattan side of the Brooklyn Bridge are one of, if not the most, recognizable and historic skate spots in the world.” – Vice Magazine

Read the entire article here at VICE MAGAZINE.

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  • Benigno

    That’s what happens in skateboarding folks; your cherished skate spots quickly disappear and all your left is the memories. It’s heartbreaking, like losing a good friend who you shared good memories.

  • sickdick

    fuck department’s of transportation. always ruining some shit…

  • bob

    all of my skateboarding life thats the only place i ever really dreamed of skating. fuck.