Clarification on APD Hike & Bike Trail and Greenbelt 24/7 Program
by KJCE Staff,posted Jun 6 2013 2:19PM
The Austin Police Department Park Unit began a 24/7 Patrol Pilot Program on June 1, 2013 that will run through Monday, September 30, 2013. This program opened the Ann and Roy Butler Hike and Bike Trail, the Shoal Creek Greenbelt Trail and the Johnson Creek Greenbelt Trail to 24-hour use to bicyclists only. Any pedestrians on the trails violating curfew (between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m.) will be subject to misdemeanor citation.
Officers will patrol three site locations:
Butler- 2101 Veterans Dr. (Mopac Blvd./Stratford north and south bank) to 60 S. Pleasant Valley Rd (Longhorn Dam)
Johnson Creek-2001 Enfield to 2101 Veterans Dr.
Shoal Creek-1400 W.38th St. to 707 W. Cesar Chavez St