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What Will the New Memorial Park Look Like, Now that a Master Plan Has Been Approved?

With warm weather finally here, many Houstonians are enjoying the outdoors at one of Houston’s premiere green spaces – Memorial Park. But the park might look markedly different in the next few years. Earlier this month, the Houston City Council approved a plan for the overhaul of Memorial Park – its new master plan. To […]

With warm weather finally here, many Houstonians are enjoying the outdoors at one of Houston's premiere green spaces – Memorial Park. But the park might look markedly different in the next few years.

Earlier this month, the Houston City Council approved a plan for the overhaul of Memorial Park – its new master plan.

To learn more about what the plan entails, Michael Hagerty spoke with the Houston Chronicle's Mike Morris, who began with a refresher on why a new plan was called for.

MORE:
Memorial Park Master Plan Proposal Document
Coverage of the Memorial Park Master Plan Approval Process (Houston Public Media)

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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