Transformation of Buffalo Bayou Park, one of Houston’s most iconic green spaces, is well underway. With an historic $30 million catalyst gift from the Kinder Foundation, a strong public-private partnership has been created to include Buffalo Bayou Partnership (BBP), City of Houston led by the Houston Parks & Recreation Department, and Harris County Flood Control District. BBP has been charged with leading the enhancements of the 160-acre, 2.3-mile bayou stretch from Shepherd Drive to Sabine Street.
Likened to Houston’s own Central Park, the ambitious $55 million project will:
After two years of design and engineering, trail work is being constructed and additional improvements are slated to begin this summer. The entire project is expected to be complete in mid-2015. See the Master Plan.
Buffalo Bayou Partnership invites you to learn about the vision for this project and how the upcoming construction may impact your use of the park.
Learn more about the project at www.buffalobayou.org.
Buffalo Bayou Partnership
1113 Vine Street, Suite 200
Houston, TX 77002