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“We Just Needed Some Curly Engineers”: Terry Hershey in Her Own Words

Terry Hershey, who President George H. W. Bush called “a force of nature for nature,” recently died at the age of 94. She led efforts to protect bayous and was a speaker at the first major event organized by the Rice Design Alliance (RDA), a 1973 civic forum on flood management and the future of […]

03.06.17 Environment

Touring the New Brays Bayou Greenway (So Far)

All the work gussying up Buffalo Bayou is what’s getting all the press, but there’s a lot happening along Brays Bayou, too. It began last summer, when a little link of the trail was framed and poured, connecting Mason Park from 75th Street to Forest Hill Boulevard. Since then, another 1.5 miles have been all […]

07.01.14 Infrastructure