Runners and cyclists get new trail, restrooms and more parking at Memorial Park

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- There's more to enjoy at Memorial Park now that the first major expansion is complete.

Phase one of the Eastern Glades Project includes a new trail and more restrooms and parking.

Park officials were on hand Wednesday afternoon, handing out prizes to passersby and answering questions.

The new expansion is part of a master plan that's re-envisioning the entire park.

The next phase will be completed in 2020.

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