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Buffalo Bayou Partnership and Houston Parks Board Open East Downtown Trail to the Public

June 13, 2022|News Release

A new hike and bike trail segment along Buffalo Bayou from Fannin Street to Austin Street has opened

Houston Parks Board Celebrates Groundbreaking of Final Brays Bayou Greenway Trail Segment

June 8, 2022|News Release

Construction of 7.67-mile trail connecting Braeburn Glen Park to Archbishop Fiorenza Park

MKT Bridge Now Open Following Completion of Necessary Repairs

May 26, 2022|News Release

Beloved Heights Hike and Bike Trail connector reopens after fire causes extensive damage

Construction Complete on New Segment of Sims Bayou Greenway

May 1, 2022|News Release

New segment provides key connection east to Milby Park and west to Stuart Park

Houston’s First Art Bike Festival Set to Roll on May 21

April 17, 2022|News Release

Houston Parks Board, the Orange Show Center for Visionary Art, and Houston Independent School District are pleased to announce Houston’s first Art Bike Festival will take place on May 21.

First Phase of Design Begins on Vince Bayou Greenway Project

December 14, 2021|News Release

Hike and bike trail to create safe connections between Memorial Park and Strawberry Park.

President Biden Designates Houston Parks Board President and CEO Beth White

December 1, 2021|News Release

Houston Parks Board President and CEO Beth White has been designated by President Biden as Chair of the National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC).

Opinion: Retooling a Depression-era program could boost Houston parks and conservation

November 3, 2021|Opinion (Houston Chronicle)

The Restore Employment in Natural and Environmental Work (RENEW) Conservation Corps Act should be the foundation of the federal Climate Corps program.

50/50 Park Partners Begins Community Listening Sessions for Second Set of 11 Neighborhood Parks

October 31, 2021|News Release

50/50 Park Partners is pleased to announce Community Listening Sessions for the second round of 11 neighborhood parks are set to begin this month.

Houston Parks Board Completes Connection of Hunting Bayou Greenway to Greens Bayou Greenway

October 6, 2021|News Release

Bayou Greenways initiative opens new segment of hike-and-bike trail along Hunting Bayou