Emergency Notification:

Low-lying parts of Riverside Park, including the Texas Zoo, are closed due to a significant rise of the Guadalupe River. The closures will remain in place until the river recedes, expected sometime Friday afternoon or evening. Pedestrians and bicyclists are reminded not to cross the barricaded areas where the Park is closed off to ensure everyone's safety.  Please be advised of the following City road closures: Victoria Street between Church and River; Murray Street between Vine and Victoria; Convent Street between Vine and Victoria; and Bluff Street between Red River and North. Parts of Riverside Park that remain open include the Challenged Athletes field, the Rose Garden, the Children's Park and the Pumphouse Restaurant. Road closures in Victoria County include: River Rd. between Smith and Tibiletti Rd.; Fordyce Rd. between Parsifal Rd. and Old River Rd.; Tibiletti Rd.; Smith Rd.; Fox Rd. from Fordyce to Hwy. 59; FM1685 from SW Moody to Wally Ln.; Parsifal Rd. from Hwy. 59 to Fordyce; Mexico Rd.; and Saxet Lake is closed.