2018 Bond Program

Greens Bayou - 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).

> Greens Bayou Watershed Community Engagement Summary

An informational meeting was held for the Greens Bayou watershed:

June 16, 2018
10 a.m. to Noon

Mangum-Howell Center
2500 Frick Road
Houston, Texas 77038

> 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

Greens Bayou Watershed Facts

Area (sq miles) Population* Structure Count** Harvey Damaged Structures***
Inside the 1% (100-year) FEMA floodplain 35.5 53,590 17,415 2,763
Inside the 0.2% (500-year) FEMA floodplain 22.9 45,956 19,462 2,946
Outside the 0.2% (500-year) FEMA floodplain 110.2 276,959 96,818 7,195
TOTAL 168.6 376,506 133,695 12,904

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

Median Family Income* $47,000 Median House Value* $91,000

* 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.