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Current News


April 08, 2014 - Harris County Flood Control District to Complete Crenshaw Stormwater Detention Basin
Project to Reduce Flooding Risks in Berry Bayou Watershed of South Harris County
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March 17, 2014 - Harris County Flood Control District Completes Construction of Additional Stormwater Storage Along Hunting Bayou
Project Hunting Channel “Bench” Will Reduce Flooding Risks in Kashmere Gardens Area
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March 12, 2014 - Harris County Flood Control District Plants 786 Trees Along Cypress Creek at Meyer Park
Work Comes Near Completion of Flood Control District’s 2013-14 Tree Planting Season
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February 13, 2014 - Harris County Flood Control District Creates and Restores Wetlands on the Katy Prairie
The Harris County Flood Control District has completed a project to create and restore approximately 95 acres of wetland habitat on the Katy Prairie, near Cypress Creek in northwest Harris County.
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February 10, 2014 - High School Volunteers Dig In at Harris County Flood Control District Tree Nursery
Potted Seedlings will be Re-planted at Flood Control District Sites Around Harris County
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February 06, 2014 - Harris County Flood Control District Completes Jersey Meadows Stormwater Detention Basin
Project Will Reduce Flooding Risks Along White Oak Bayou
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December 12, 2013 - Harris County Flood Control District Completes County-Wide Maintenance Project
Sediment Removed from 10 Channels in Seven Watersheds
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December 02, 2013 - Harris County Flood Control District Begins Construction on Maintenance Projects in Northeast Harris Count
Construction in Kingwood Area Will Restore Sections of Bens Branch and its Tributaries
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November 25, 2013 - Harris County Flood Control District Completes Major Restoration Project on Carpenters Bayou
Construction Repaired Erosion and Bank Failures in the Channelwood Subdivision
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October 16, 2013 - Harris County Flood Control District Completes Construction on Cole Creek Erosion Repairs
The Harris County Flood Control District has completed construction of a maintenance project along a 3,200-foot section of Cole Creek in north central Harris County
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October 8, 2013 - HCFCD announces public meeting for Cypress Creek Overflow Management Study
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September 4, 2013 - Flood Control District Project to Create and Restore Katy Prairie Habitat
Harris County Flood Control District is moving forward with a project that will create and restore approximately 95 acres of native wetland habitat
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August 21, 2013 - Final Phase of Construction Begins on S. Post Oak Road Bridge
Construction of the northbound bridge complete
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August 14, 2013 - Harris County Flood Control District Completes Restoration of Cypress Creek at Meyer Park
Harris County Flood Control District has completed the second and final phase of a channel restoration project on Cypress Creek
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August 13, 2013 - Harris County Flood Control District Completes Maintenance Project in Jersey Village
The Harris County Flood Control District has completed a maintenance project that repaired erosion in a drainage channel in Jersey Village.
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July 26, 2013 - Construction Starts on New Lidstone Bridge and Channel Widening at Brays Bayou
Work is part of Project Brays effort to reduce flooding risk and damages in south central Harris County
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July 25, 2013 - Harris County Flood Control District Begins Construction of Additional Stormwater Storage Along Hunting Bayou
Project Hunting Channel “Bench” Will Reduce Flooding Risks in Kashmere Gardens Area
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June 12, 2013 - Construction is Complete on Bretshire Stormwater Detention Basin
City of Houston and Harris County Flood Control District partnership will reduce flooding risks along Halls Bayou
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May 23, 2013 - Harris County Flood Control District begins Phase Two Construction of Homestead Stormwater Detention Basin
Basin Will Reduce Flood Risks in Hunting Bayou Watershed
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May 09, 2013 - Harris County Flood Control District Completes Stormwater Detention Basin on Cypress Creek
The Harris County Flood Control District has completed the final construction phase of the Stormwater Detention Basin at Cypress Park. The completed basin will now hold approximately 80 million gallons of stormwater that could otherwise flood homes and businesses along Cypress Creek during times of heavy rains.
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February 27, 2013 - Volunteers Needed Year-Round for Community Collaborative Rain, Hail & Snow Network
Make Texas No. 1 in the 2013 National CoCoRaHS Cup!
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February 13, 2013 - Volunteer Teams Compete to Plant 1,300 Trees in 141 Minutes
More than 130 volunteers planted 1,300 trees in less than 2 � hours February 9 at a stormwater detention basin in north Houston, as part of the Texas Urban Forestry Council�s 2013 Arbor Day Tree Planting Competition. The event was sponsored by the Houston Area Urban Forestry Council, the Harris County Flood Control District and the Texas A&M Forest Service.
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February 7, 2013 - Harris County Flood Control District Begins County-Wide Maintenance Project
Sediment Removal Planned for 10 Channels in Seven Watersheds.
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February 5, 2013 - High School Volunteers Pot Seedlings at Harris County Flood Control District Tree Nursery � Seedlings Destined For Replanting at Flood Control District Sites Across Harris County
Twenty Jr. ROTC students from the Clear Creek Independent School District�s Clear Brook High School dug through a 6-foot-high mound of soil Feb. 2, in their quest to pot 1,700-plus tree seedlings for the Harris County Flood Control District.
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February 4, 2013 - Maintenance Project to Begin in Jersey Village
The Harris County Flood Control District will begin construction in March 2013 on a maintenance project along a channel in Jersey Village.
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January 30, 2013 - Harris County Flood Control District to Co-Sponsor Tree-Planting Events in 2013
Planting Trees Part of District's Commitment to Supporting Community and Natural Values
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January 09, 2013 - Harris County Rainfall and Bayou Levels Update
As of early morning Wednesday, Harris County�s creeks and bayous have performed well and handled rainfall amounts, which have ranged from �-inch to 2 inches across the county since early Tuesday morning.
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January 08, 2013 - Monitor Harris County's Rainfall and Bayou Levels on Flood Warning System Mobile Website
The Harris County Flood Control District�s Flood Warning System mobile website offers quick and easy access to the Harris County Regional Flood Warning System
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January 08, 2013 - Harris County Flood Control District Prepares for Heavy Rainfall
Harris County Flood Control District meteorologist and engineers are monitoring the threat of heavy rainfall for Harris and surrounding counties forecast for Tuesday and Wednesday, January 8-9.
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