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Houston Parks Board Breaks Ground on New Segment of Sims Bayou Greenway

November 22, 2020|News Release

New trail to provide connection and access to green space from Buffalo Speedway to Scott Street

New Segments along Greens Bayou and Sims Bayou Greenways Provide Access to Green Space

September 7, 2020|News Release

Communities now have increased access to new green space and trail amenities as part of Bayou Greenways 2020

Construction Begins on Key Buffalo Bayou Trail Connection

September 1, 2020|News Release

City of Houston, Houston Parks Board, and Buffalo Bayou Partnership collaborate on new Buffalo Bayou trail segment

Houston Parks Board Begins Bank Restoration Project Along Buffalo Bayou

April 29, 2020|News Release

Bank stabilization project to return slope to pre-Harvey condition.

Bayou Greenways project nears the end with Bun B and a bike parade

February 17, 2020|Article (Houston Chronicle)

To draw attention to the new green spaces it has developed, the Houston Parks Board and its partners will host a new festival and an art bike parade this spring.

Houston Parks Board Announces Inaugural Events to Celebrate Bayou Greenways 2020

February 16, 2020|News Release

Community events encourage Houstonians to get closer to parks and green space as transformative project nears completion.

Mayor Sylvester Turner, Commissioner Rodney Ellis and Houston Parks Board announce significant partnership as Bayou Greenways 2020 nears completion

February 16, 2020|News Release

The partnership will include a $7.4 million commitment pledge from Harris County Precinct One to expand park and trail access, preserve green space and increase environmental resiliency in low-to-moderate income areas served by Precinct One.

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.