2018 Bond Program

Halls 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).

> Halls Bayou Watershed Community Engagement Summary

An informational meeting was held for the Halls Bayou watershed:

June 20, 2018
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

North East Harris County Community Center
10918 1/2 Bentley Street
Houston, Texas 77093

> 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

Halls Bayou Watershed Facts

Area (sq miles) Population* Structure Count** Harvey Damaged Structures***
Inside the 1% (100-year) FEMA floodplain 11.2 34,315 16,800 3,782
Inside the 0.2% (500-year) FEMA floodplain 5.8 21,967 10,480 1,397
Outside the 0.2% (500-year) FEMA floodplain 25.3 95,917 45,461 6,652
TOTAL 42.3 152,199 72,741 11,831

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

Median Family Income* $36,000 Median House Value* $80,000

* 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.