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Posted on: July 9, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Parks & Recreation closes areas of Riverside Park, schedules further closures

Map of closures in Riverside Park

The City of Victoria Parks & Recreation will close areas of Riverside Park in stages during the weekend as the Guadalupe River rises.

As of Friday, the following areas of the park are closed to vehicular and pedestrian traffic:

  • The boat ramp
  • Access to Pebble Beach at Grover’s Bend
  • Fox’s Bend

Map of closures in Riverside ParkDuring the weekend, the closures will expand to include the following:

  • Saturday:
    1. The Fox’s Bend area of McCright Drive from the Easter Island head to the intersection of McCright Drive with John F. Lee Drive and Memorial Drive
    2. John F. Lee Drive
  • Sunday:
    1. McCright Drive between the Children’s Park and Riverside Golf Course (the Children’s Park will remain open)

Map of closures in Riverside ParkRiverside Golf Course will be closed Friday and Saturday.

Parks & Recreation staff continue to monitor the river forecast and will reopen the park fully when it is safe to do so.

Closures are subject to change based on the river forecast. Residents should never attempt to enter closed or barricaded areas of the park.

For more information, contact Parks & Recreation at 361-485-3200.

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