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Update on the Finalized Houston Bike Plan

Last week, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and Joe Turner from the city’s Parks and Recreation Department announced plans to close gaps in the White Oak Bayou bike trail. The project is a piece of a larger citywide bike plan awaiting City Council approval. We last discussed the plan in late February, when its first draft […]

Photo: Michael Hagerty, Houston Public MediaLast week, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and Joe Turner from the city's Parks and Recreation Department announced plans to close gaps in the White Oak Bayou bike trail. The project is a piece of a larger citywide bike plan awaiting City Council approval. We last discussed the plan in late February, when its first draft was released.

Today, we learn more about the finalized plan from John Long, executive director of the non-profit bicycle advocacy group BikeHouston.

MORE: Bike Plan Draft Offers a Vision for a Bicycle-Friendly Future (Houston Matters, Feb. 29, 2016)

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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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