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Seen in Detroit: May 7 – 13

Each week, CBS 62’s Detroit Proud delivers photos captured by local Detroiters. Check out this week’s snaps!

CBS 62–05/14/2015

Red Bull Skateboard Series at Hart Plaza. (photo: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Hart Plaza Transforms Into Skate Park For Red Bull Skateboard Series

It was a high-energy afternoon along the Detroit Riverfront on Friday, where the Red Bull Skateboard Series and skateboarder Ryan Sheckler ultimately decided to host the unique event.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 30: Dennis Enarson rides to a silver medal in the BMX Freestyle Park Final during day 3 of X Games 17 at the Event Deck at LA Live on July 30, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Detroit Bids To Host Summer X Games

It’s not the Olympics but Detroit could play host to a major sporting event in 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2012

VIDEO: Outside Detroit, On 8 Mile Road, @ Riley Skate Park

  To follow the whole coast-to-coast, dads-and-sons adventure, check out http://sk8thest8s.cbslocal.com/

07/25/2011

AUDIO: Riley Skate Park, Farmington Hills, MI

Riley Skate Park is sprawling park on 8 Mile Road in Farmington Hills, Michigan, a few miles outside Detroit. It opened two years ago, a 29,000 square foot, all-concrete skate park that’s free and open […]

07/25/2011