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My How We've Changed

by Dallas Morning News

The Park is featured in a Dallas Morning News editorial: "My, how you've changed!" Everyone's had the experience of seeing something for the first time in a few years, and it suddenly looks like a whole new ballgame.

Take Dallas-Fort Worth. Try to imagine the region through the keen eyes of experts who evaluate cities as convention sites. The Professional Convention Management Association's annual meeting is being held in Dallas this week, for the first time in 17 years.

My how we've changed – especially in ways that should catch the attention of these important visitors...

Ground was broken (2009) along the Woodall Rodgers Freeway for both a 5.2-acre deck park over the roadway and the nearby $185 million Perot Museum of Science & Nature. More urban green space and amenities were added at the new Main Street Gardens (2009).