2018 Bond Program

Hunting 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).

> Hunting Bayou Watershed Community Engagement Summary

An informational meeting was held for the Hunting Bayou watershed:

June 23, 2018
10 a.m. to Noon

Kashmere Multi-Service Center
4802 Lockwood Drive
Houston, Texas 77026

> 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

Hunting Bayou Watershed Facts

Area (sq miles) Population* Structure Count** Harvey Damaged Structures***
Inside the 1% (100-year) FEMA floodplain 7.6 14,616 8,155 2,743
Inside the 0.2% (500-year) FEMA floodplain 4.5 17,024 6,986 941
Outside the 0.2% (500-year) FEMA floodplain 18.9 44,925 23,307 3,265
TOTAL 31.0 76,565 38,448 6,949

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

Median Family Income* $33,000 Median House Value* $69,000

* 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.