Houston Matters

Preserving Green Space Is a Challenge in Ever-Growing Houston

A study by the Trust for Public Land rates Houston first among the nation’s 10 most populous cities in total acreage of parkland, and third only behind San Diego and Dallas in park acreage per capita. We explore what makes Houston’s roughly 38,000 thousand acres of green space unique, the programs they offer and the challenges of creating […]

A study by the Trust for Public Land rates Houston first among the nation’s 10 most populous cities in total acreage of parkland, and third only behind San Diego and Dallas in park acreage per capita.

We explore what makes Houston’s roughly 38,000 thousand acres of green space unique, the programs they offer and the challenges of creating and preserving green space in a city that continues to grow.

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