Houston’s Buffalo Bayou Partnership has gotten the green light from city council for a $55 million makeover of the most-viewed segment of the city’s semi-scenic waterway between Shepherd Drive and Sabine St. near downtown. The project, with significant private support from the Kinder Foundation will include, in addition to myriads of benches, pavilions, bike trails, boat basins, and dog parks, several major (flood resistant!) art projects, currently under consideration by panelists at the Houston Arts Alliance.
Buffalo Bayou to Become $55 Million Wonderland: Like Central Park, But Sometimes Underwater!
by Bill Davenport December 19, 2011