2018 Bond Program

San Jacinto River - 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).

> San Jacinto River Watershed Community Engagement Summary

An informational meeting was held for the San Jacinto River watershed:

July 10, 2018
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Kingwood Park High School
4015 Woodland Hills Drive
Kingwood, Texas 77339

> 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

San Jacinto River Watershed Facts

Area (sq miles) Population* Structure Count** Harvey Damaged Structures***
Inside the 1% (100-year) FEMA floodplain 88.2 14,522 7,543 2,207
Inside the 0.2% (500-year) FEMA floodplain 17.7 15,676 10,579 3,722
Outside the 0.2% (500-year) FEMA floodplain 111.3 168,582 90,485 3,489
TOTAL 217.2 198,780 108,607 9,418

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

Median Family Income* $71,000 Median House Value* $149,000

* 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.