A Story of the Park: People in Nature
Initial Design Concepts
Wednesday, September 17thView the Slideshow from this Meeting Download the Slideshow (pdf) Read the Q&A from this meeting
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Through a new master plan, Memorial Park will be restored, preserved and enhanced for the enjoyment of all Houstonians for generations to come.
The master plan will:
Planning partners, The Memorial Park Conservancy (MPC), Houston Parks and Recreation Department and the Uptown Houston TIRZ, are working together to fund, develop and implement the Memorial Park Master Plan. The award-winning landscape architecture firm Nelson Byrd Woltz (NBW) is leading the development of the new Master Plan.
Located inside Loop 610 between I-10 and Buffalo Bayou, Memorial Park offers all types of recreation from picnicking and bird watching to soccer and swimming. Memorial Park welcomes people from all across the city to enjoy nature and recreation in an environment special to Houston. The METRO Bus 6 makes 3 stops in Memorial Park westbound and 4 stops eastbound. Memorial Park is open 6 am to 11 pm 365 days of the year, rain or shine.