Austin's Largest Metropolitan Park Community Meeting #3
The Austin Parks and Recreation Department (PARD) is hosting the third community meeting for the Walter E. Long Park Master Plan.
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Decker Middle School 8104 Decker Lane Austin, TX 78724
Everyone who lives, works or plays in Austin is invited to participate in the third family-friendly event to provide feedback on the future of Walter E. Long Metropolitan Park. Additional concepts have been created based on community feedback from the previous meetings, and all community members are invited to comment on the concepts.
Walter E. Long Metropolitan Park is Austin's largest park. It is located in East Austin, just west of State Highway 130.The park is accessed via Blue Bluff Road. The property includes 3,695 acres of parkland and the 1,165 acre Lake Walter E. Long. The park also includes approximately 765 acres of preserved habitats as well as the Travis County Expo Center grounds. Some of the existing facilities in the park include hike and bike trails, picnic areas, volleyball courts, boat ramps, and fishing piers. A skeet shooting range and model airplane area are also operated by organizations within the park.