Red Bud Isle will reopen to the public on November 22, 2019 at noon. Austin Parks and Recreation Department (PARD) made the decision after City scientists did not find any visible signs of floating blue-green algae mats in the vicinity of Red Bud Isle.
This June has been a hot one, and it's just the beginning of summer.
I don't know about your pups, but my retriever wants to swim all day, every day because it's too hot for other physical activities. We heard his (and the other active pups) outcry and put together a list of safe, pet-friendly swimming holes in the Austin and surrounding areas.
Central Texans are particularly fond of two things: pets and an outdoor adventure. As our area grows and more people discover our public parks and trails, we each should pitch in to ensure our parks stay beautiful and safe for our...