Pedestrian Bridge at Roy G. Guerrero Colorado River Metropolitan Park
Date of closure: May 28, 2015 - TBA
Structure Closure: The pedestrian bridge is closed due to flood damage until further notice.
Date of closure: June 10, 2016 - November 2017
Description: Areas of Pease Park along Parkway will be closed to support landscape restoration efforts. Hike & Bike trails will remain open. Project webpage update.
POOLS / SPLASH PADS
Metz Splash Pad
Date of closure: September 19, 2017 - TBA
Structure Closure: Worn out gasket
Bartholomew Splash Pad
Date of closure: September 16, 2017 - TBA
Structure Closure: Water line broke
Mabel Davis Pool will not open for the 2017 swim season. Upon further inspection, significant leaks were discovered in the pool’s return lines. To ensure pool access for Mabel Davis patrons, the Austin Parks & Recreation Department will provide shuttle service from Mabel Davis Pool to Garrison Pool throughout the summer.
Eastwoods Neighborhood Park Trail
Date of Closure: November 19, 2015 - TBA
Description: The main trail from Sparks Ave. to the pedestrian bridge is back open. There is an informal trail (not decomposed granite or maintained) from west of the tennis courts to Harris Park Ave. that will be closed for restoration for at least the next 6 months. We expect that the trail will be re-established on its own after the construction safety fencing is removed.
St. Elmo 5-12 Playground
Description: closed for safety issues
Date of closure: September 20, 2017
Description: Replacement of its play equipment
MUSEUMS / CULTURAL CENTERS / GALLERIES
O. Henry Museum
Date of closure: May 2017 - July 2017
Description: The O. Henry Museum, located at 409 East 5th Street, will be temporarily closed due to a broken air conditioner.