2018 Bond Program

Clear Creek - Bond Program

* Public input will continue to be an important part of the Bond Program. The Bond Program Project List currently includes 38 projects that were added as a result of Community Engagement Meetings held across Harris County in June, July and August, 2018. A meeting was held for each of Harris County’s 22 watersheds and in the Halls Bayou watershed (a tributary to Greens Bayou).

> Clear Creek Watershed Community Engagement Summary

An informational meeting was held for the Clear Creek watershed:

July 17, 2018
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

El Franco Lee Community Center
9500 Hall Rd
Houston, Texas 77089

> VIDEO: Opening Remarks

The map below shows the approximate location of proposed flood risk reduction projects in this watershed that could be eligible for bond funding.

> Enlarge Map (PDF)

> INTERACTIVE MAP: see potential projects in your area

Clear Creek Watershed Facts

Area (sq miles) Population* Structure Count** Harvey Damaged Structures***
Inside the 1% (100-year) FEMA floodplain 31.1 42,286 17,352 4,663
Inside the 0.2% (500-year) FEMA floodplain 23.0 63,089 26,004 5,190
Outside the 0.2% (500-year) FEMA floodplain 26.2 59,117 22,269 2,132
TOTAL 80.2 164,492 65,625 11,985

*Census 2010, **HCAD 2016, ***HCFCD final estimates as of June 2018

 

Median Family Income* $69,000 Median House Value* $148,000

* 2016 Census Data

The actual timing of individual projects will depend on a variety of factors including environmental permitting and right-of-way acquisition. Projects will be authorized individually for funding by Harris County Commissioners Court, based on recommendations by the Flood Control District.