2018 Bond Program

As of 08/31/2018

Willow 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).

> Willow Creek Watershed Community Engagement Summary

An informational meeting was held for the Willow Creek watershed:

July 18, 2018
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Klein ISD Multipurpose Center
7520 FM 2920 Road
Spring, Texas 77379

> 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

Willow Creek Watershed Facts

Area (sq miles) Population* Structure Count** Harvey Damaged Structures***
Inside the 1% (100-year) FEMA floodplain 10.2 3,753 1,603 109
Inside the 0.2% (500-year) FEMA floodplain 4.1 5,804 3,593 151
Outside the 0.2% (500-year) FEMA floodplain 41.2 36,511 25,197 49
TOTAL 55.6 46,069 30,393 309

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

Median Family Income* $82,000 Median House Value* $231,000

* 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.