A pedestrian bridge over Sims Bayou is current in the design phase as part of the Hill at Sims Park project.
A community meeting was held on August 5th. A video of the meeting can be viewed here.
Construction should begin in early 2023.
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Safe trails can help connect communities. A wide pedestrian bridge over Sims Bayou is being planned to help connect neighborhoods to the Sims Bayou greenway and a future park and recreation area at the Hill at Sims detention basin. This bridge would be located near Airport and Scott streets.
A pedestrian bridge over Sims Bayou would:
Expand opportunities for healthy recreation
Create a safe pathway for active transportation through Sunnyside
Connect neighborhoods to recreational opportunities, health care centers, and local businesses.