These toilets are purely aesthetic. The stone structures atop Doran Circle will never reopen as those glorified outhouses (as well as meeting spots for degenerate activities — c’mon, don’t pretend you don’t remember the ’80s) they once were, because they don’t comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act guidelines. They will be left essentially as is — permanently sealed. Portable restrooms will be available nearby. The longstanding latrines are considered historic because the Civilian Conservation Corps built them back in the late ‘30s. They match the style of many structures at White Rock Lake, including the pavilion at Flag Pole Hill. So the city plans to protect these potties.

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