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Lawmakers Push To Make Buffalo Bayou, Ship Channel Heritage Areas

Posted on · Buffalo Bayou could become a National Heritage Area. But they don't come with some of the land-use restrictions that are often part of historical sites. U.S. representative Gene Green announced today that he, along with Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, are introducing a bill that would designate buffalo bayou as the first National Heritage site in Texas. David Pitman explains what that means for the bayou, and the port.