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Houston Bikeway Program
Lilibeth Andre, Bicycle-Pedestrian Coordinator
Phone: 713.837.0003

West White Oak Bayou Trail Photo 1The West White Oak Bayou Trail offers bicyclists and pedestrians almost 5 miles of 10-foot wide concrete and asphalt trail with 2-foot shoulders on each side. The trail is lighted and includes railings in some areas.

The trail runs along the bayou and T. C. Jester Park, parallel to T. C. Jester Boulevard, from 11th Street to Pinemont.

Connections off of the West White Oak Bayou Trail include the Central Business District (CBD) Access On-street Bikeway, at 11th Street and at Ella on the south; and the West Houston On-street Bikeway, at 34th Street, Dubarry (to Wakefield), 43rd Street, Carleen (to Bethlehem), and Pinemont on the north.

The CBD Access On-street Bikeway and the West Houston On-street Bikeway have also been completed and are open to the public.

Almost 3 miles of bayou trail will extend the existig trail from Pinemont to Victory.

Project Status: Construction letting for the extension is projected to begin February 2007.
Federal Funds: Statewide Transportation Enhancement Program
Local Funds: City of Houston, METRO
Estimated Cost: $4.2 M
City Council District: A, B

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