People who live near the Dallas Zoo will have a chance to chime in Tuesday night on plans for a new deck park in their neighborhood.
A public hearing is scheduled Tuesday night at the Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Magnet Center cafeteria at 6 p.m.
The Dallas City Council approved plans last year to create a deck plaza, similar to Klyde Warren Park, over Interstate 35E between Marsalis Avenue to Ewing Avenue. The 5.5-acre plaza would lie at the same level as the existing southbound frontage roads.
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Plans for the park have been met with mixed reaction from city leaders, though the majority of council members back the plans.
The predicted cost for a park at the City Council's approved location is $135 million. The Regional Transportation Council has offered $40 million, so the remaining share required from city of Dallas sources could be $95 million.