Salado Creek Greenway Parking Lot Completed
November 2013 – Salado Creek Greenway Trailhead Parking Lot completed
PHP Urban Ecology Center
September 2013 – The Phil Hardberger Park Urban Ecology Center grand opening was celebrated. Built of limestone and other materials native to the park, the $6.3 million PHP Urban Ecology Center includes 18,600 square feet of recreation and education space that includes a classroom, Gathering Hall, restrooms, picnic areas, additional parking and the trailhead to the new 1.84 mile Savanna Loop trail. The PHP Urban Ecology Center overlooks the newly restored savanna and Golden Age, a commissioned art installation by San Antonio artist Anne Wallace.
September 2013 – Five more acres were seeded with native grasses and wildflowers
Savannah Loop Trail Opened
September 2013 – Savanna Loop Trail opened.
Dairy Barn Restoration
May 2013 – The restoration of the barn was funded through the Voelcker Trust and money raised by members of the Associated General Contractors’ Construction Leadership Forum (CLF), who also donated their time and expertise to the restoration.