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Houston Parks Board and Harris County Flood Control District Acquire green space near White Oak Bayou in the Heights Neighborhood

November 19, 2019|News Release

The land will be preserved as green space for nearby communities and floodplain preservation.

Houston Parks Board Announces New Board Chairman Barron Wallace

August 20, 2019|News Release

Houston Parks Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Barron Wallace as its new board chairman.

Houston Parks Board completes milestone project with the opening of its first recreational trail along a CenterPoint Energy easement in Houston

May 30, 2019|News Release

Houston Parks Board, Houston Parks and Recreation Department, and CenterPoint Energy are pleased to mark the completion of the first recreational trail along a CenterPoint Energy easement in Houston.

Houston Just Got Three New Bayou Greenways Trails

May 16, 2019|Article (Houstonia)

Houstonia: You can now bike, walk and jog three miles of new trails.

How Small, Metal Markers Aim To Improve Safety On Houston’s Bayou Trails

May 16, 2019|Article (Houston Public Media)

Houston Parks Board says recently-installed mile markers will serve a couple of different purposes.

New Trail Openings Along Greens, Hunting, and Sims Bayou Greenways

May 15, 2019|News Release

Communities can enjoy new hike-and-bike trails as part of Bayou Greenways 2020.

Hogg Foundation Awards Mental Health Grants

May 13, 2019|Article (Houston Chronicle)

An Austin public-private endowment has awarded Houston-area organizations $11.5 million in grants to support mental health and well-being.

If There’s One Thing You Do Saturday, Head to Mason Park for Bayou Greenway Day

April 4, 2019|Article (Houstonia)

Celebrate the Bayou Greenways Initiative at this super fun and free festival.

Houston Parks Board Completes Inaugural Greens Bayou Greenway

March 28, 2019|News Release

Houston Parks Board’s first linear park on Greens Bayou.

Greens Bayou Greenway opens in Bayou Greenways 2020 initiative

March 28, 2019|Article (Click 2 Houston)

Greens Bayou Greenway is open to the public as of Thursday, following a ribbon-cutting at the bayou.