Bond projects within the Museums and Cultural Programs Division are now underway and updates can be found at the following websites:

Asian American Resource Center

  • Phase 2 of the 2019 will add a live performance theater and additional parking.
  • Project website

Overhead drawn map of Asian American Resource Center building including parking and nearby roads including upcoming changes.

Dougherty Arts Center

  • The project, currently in the design phase, will look to replace the current Arts Center facility.
  • Project website


Overhead map of the new Dougherty Arts Center building including nearby roads, buildings, fields, and parks.

Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center


  • Phase 2 of the 2018 plan will expand and renovate the facility.
  • Project website

Drawn image of Emma S. Barrientos building with upcoming changes.

George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center

  • A full plan for future expansion of the facility is being developed.
  • Project website

Overhead view of George Washington Carver Museum with titles on each building that includes upcoming changes and shows nearby streets.

Elisabet Ney Musem

  • The project includes maintenance work and a new pedestrian bridge over Waller Creek.
  • Project website

Digital 3D model of Elisabet Ney Museum with upcoming changes.

O. Henry Museum

  • The project will bring improvements to the O. Henry Museum and Brush Square Park.
  • Project website

Overhead view of Brush Square and Brush Square museums. Includes surrounding streets, building titles, and upcoming changes.