On-the-ground footage from KHOU reporter David Gonzalez shows just how much water the Johnny Steele Dog Park — redone and reopened 3 weeks ago following its last flood — took on yesterday. By the end of the downpour, floodwaters had risen up a few steps from where the park begins at the foot of the staircase leading to Allen Pkwy., as shown in the photo above.
That left these 2 out of luck:
Compared to those that arrived earlier last month:
Yellow caution tape now sections off the park’s entrance:
Downstairs, cleanup crews have been working to remove the mud left behind by the washout, but an official timeline for the area’s recovery hasn’t yet been announced.
- Crews work to clean messy parks after 4th of July [Click2Houston]
- Previously on Swamplot: What’s Included in Johnny Steele Dog Park’s Flood-Induced Redo; What Johnny Steele Dog Park Looks Like in Lake Mode; Where the Dogs Will Play on Buffalo Bayou