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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

Mayor Turner and 50/50 Park Partners Celebrate New Playground at Hartman Park

July 7, 2021|News Release

First neighborhood park improvement project as part of 50/50 Park Partners is complete

Recreation planning is underway in Inwood along Vogel Creek

June 15, 2021|News Release

City of Houston, Harris County Flood Control District, Harris County Precinct One, and Houston Parks Board collaborate to bring greenways and trails to the Inwood Forest Stormwater Detention Project

Seeing Green

May 31, 2021|Article (Houstonia Magazine)

Three Houston projects that set a path forward for the city's parkland