Posted on · Funding from Harris County Precinct 4 will help the Houston Parks Board fill a gap between two of the city's largest and most popular parks.
Posted on · Houston is heading outdoors for the first weekend of spring with events celebrating art, music and culture.
Posted on · Local nonprofit BikeHouston has started an online petition requesting more and safer connections to Memorial Park for cyclists.
Posted on · The park will host the “Biggest Picnic in Texas” this Saturday at the officially completed Land Bridge.
Posted on · On Friday's show: Memorial Park celebrates the grand opening of its new land bridge this weekend. And former NFL player Delvin Williams reflects on life during and after football.
Posted on · A free, family-friendly event called "The Biggest Picnic in Texas," in which a new amenity at Houston's largest urban park will be unveiled, was postponed from December because of weather-related construction delays.
Posted on · Weather-related construction delays have pushed back the grand opening date, initially scheduled for Dec. 10-11, according to the Memorial Park Conservancy.
Posted on · Pickleball combines elements of tennis, badminton and ping pong. It’s one of the fastest growing sports in the U.S., according to Houston Parks and Recreation Department.
Posted on · On Thursday's show: Conversations with two of Greater Houston's newest elected leaders, a new municipal court program helps those who can't afford to pay fines, writer Cole Brown discusses his search for Black identity, and the Houston Open gets underway with limited fans.
Posted on · The $35 million project is part of a ten-year master plan to renovate the park.
Posted on · On Monday's Houston Matters: How the pandemic is affecting Houston’s public safety net hospitals, research regarding pets and COVID-19, immigrants sue the Trump administration over their DACA applications, Memorial Park's Eastern Glades opens, and an update on sports.
Posted on · On Thursday's Houston Matters: We discuss how division in Venezuela could affect oil and gas. Harris Co. Judge Lina Hidalgo answers questions. And a look at plans to renovate two institutions -- the Memorial Park Golf Course and the Rothko Chapel.
Posted on · In 2020, the tournament will move to the renovated Memorial Park Golf Course.
Posted on · Renovation of the Memorial Park Golf Course begins Thursday and will take about 10 months to complete.
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