Barton Creek Greenbelt

May 13, 2019 - 8:49 am
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- City officials say the Barton Creek Greenbelt will re-open Monday afternoon. Officials closed the Greenbelt last week after flooding created dangerous conditions. Slick and muddy conditions may still be present in some areas; officials say park users should exercise caution...
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May 08, 2019 - 11:16 am
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- The Barton Creek Greenbelt is closed again following Tuesday night's heavy rains, and more rains expected later this week. City officials say Tuesday's rains elevated the flow rate in Barton Creek and further deteriorated trail conditions. More details are on the City's...
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January 03, 2019 - 8:47 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Heavy rains have caused the City to close the Barton Creek Greenbelt and Barton Springs Pool. Officials say the closures are due to fast moving water, damage from flooding, and debris on the greenbelt trails. For pool swimmers, Deep Eddy Pool will open at 6am until Barton Springs...
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December 28, 2018 - 9:39 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- City officials have re-opened the Barton Creek Greenbelt following Wednesday night's storms. Officials closed the Greenbelt and Barton Creek to the public Thursday morning for safety reasons. A day later, the greenbelt still has some areas of standing water, and the creek is still...
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December 27, 2018 - 9:21 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Following last night's storms, the City of Austin has closed the Barton Creek Greenbelt until further notice. Officials say the storms left water, debris and erosion on the greenbelt's trails. The closure also applies to Barton Creek, due to rapidly moving water and unstable...
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Dreamstime
October 12, 2018 - 5:45 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Officials are investigating a body found in the Barton Creek greenbelt Friday afternoon. Medics were called around 4:15 p.m. after reports of a body being found lying near the creekbed, near the intersection of Oak Haven Drive and Bluffview Drive. Austin Fire crews were first on...
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Austin Fire Department
March 08, 2018 - 2:47 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- One suspect is in custody after a number of small fires were set in the Barton Creek Greenbelt Thursday afternoon. Austin Fire reported the first incident just before noon near Bartoncliff Drive and Brookhaven Drive. Several more fires were reported in the next couple of hours...
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Travis County Star Flight
June 11, 2017 - 6:29 pm
(Austin/KJCE) A woman in her 30s was airlifted out of the Barton Creek Greenbelt Sunday afternoon after falling and being knocked unconscious. Austin-Travis County EMS says the call came in at 5:21 p.m. Sunday afternoon in the Twin Falls area of the Greenbelt. Medics determined the woman had fallen...
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Austin Fire Department photo
April 03, 2017 - 4:07 pm
(Austin/KJCE) A man who fell more than 50 feet from a cliff in the Barton Creek greenbelt early Saturday afternoon has died from his injuries. Related Coverage: Man falls 50+ feet in Barton Creek greenbelt Officials say 31-year old Mark Creasy died just a few hours later at University Medical...
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Austin Fire Department photo
April 01, 2017 - 2:53 pm
(Austin/KJCE) A man is recovering in the hospital after falling more than 50 feet off a cliff Saturday afternoon in the Barton Creek greenbelt. UPDATE: Man who fell from cliff in Barton Creek greenbelt dies Austin-Travis County EMS medics responded to the call at 12:12 p.m. Saturday afternoon in...
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