Brandon Chute gets airborne during the official grand opening of the Cedar Skate Park on Saturday.

Brandon Chute gets airborne during the official grand opening of the Cedar Skate Park on Saturday.

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NANAIMO – Cedar Skate Park officially opened Saturday.

Brandon Chute gets airborne during the official grand opening of the Cedar Skate Park on Saturday.

The skate park was built with more than $439,000 of community recreation grant money from the provincial government, $99,500 from the Regional District of Nanaimo and $50,000 from the Cedar Skate Park Association.