It was the first time the public got an overview of how the nature preserve might look and heard some of the proposals about what kinds of activities and exhibits will be there. Just over 50 people, not including presenters Barbara Austin and Chris Lalitch of RVI and architect Nathan Quiring of the Clayton & Little architectural firm, attended the open house. Hays County Pct. 3 Commissioner Will Conley said he thought “the response was overwhelmingly positive” and that finding common ground between the wide range of groups represented in Hays County can sometimes be a challenge.
Zone 3 – prairie rehabilitation, nature trail with educational kiosks/ rest stops and possible rain gardens