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CONSTRUCTION STARTS ON FOREST HILL BRIDGE REPLACEMENT AT BRAYS BAYOU

CONSTRUCTION STARTS ON FOREST HILL BRIDGE REPLACEMENT AT BRAYS BAYOU

The Harris County Flood Control District has begun construction to replace the existing two-lane neighborhood bridge at Forest Hill Boulevard near Gus Wortham Golf Course with a new higher, longer and wider bridge that will improve the conveyance of stormwater along Brays Bayou in south central Harris County.

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HARRIS COUNTY FLOOD CONTROL DISTRICT RESPONDS TO U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS HARVEY RECOVERY WORK PLAN

HARRIS COUNTY FLOOD CONTROL DISTRICT RESPONDS TO U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS HARVEY RECOVERY WORK PLAN

On July 5, 2018, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released a summary of their work plan for studies and construction projects related to funding provided in the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, which was passed and signed into law on February 9 of this year. The Harris County Flood Control District is pleased to report that many of our requests are included in the posted work plan.

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HARRIS COUNTY EXPERIENCING WIDESPREAD FLOODING; RESIDENTS URGED TO STAY OFF ROADWAYS

HARRIS COUNTY EXPERIENCING WIDESPREAD FLOODING; RESIDENTS URGED TO STAY OFF ROADWAYS

Heavy rainfall – 6-8 inches in some areas – has caused widespread flooding throughout Harris County. Emergency management officials are urging residents to stay in place if at all possible and, if you must venture out, DO NOT drive into high water.

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HCFCD BEGINS INTERMEDIATE EXCAVATION OF LAUDER STORMWATER DETENTION BASIN

HCFCD BEGINS INTERMEDIATE EXCAVATION OF LAUDER STORMWATER DETENTION BASIN

The Harris County Flood Control District has begun excavation of the Lauder Stormwater Detention Basin, a project that will help reduce flood risks in the Greens Bayou watershed of north Harris County.

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HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE ACROSS HARRIS COUNTY

HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE ACROSS HARRIS COUNTY

Harris County residents should prepare for possible heavy rainfall over the next few days as a system moves onshore over the Texas coast. The average rainfall in Harris County is expected to be 3-6 inches, with isolated higher amounts.

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HARRIS COUNTY FLOOD CONTROL DISTRICT EXPANDS FLOOD WARNING SYSTEM

HARRIS COUNTY FLOOD CONTROL DISTRICT EXPANDS FLOOD WARNING SYSTEM

NEW GAGES INSIDE AND OUTSIDE HARRIS COUNTY ADD RAINFALL AND FLOODING INFORMATION

In response to the devastating flooding of Hurricane Harvey, the Harris County Flood Control District has added several new rainfall and flood-stage gages – both inside and outside of Harris County – to the Harris County Flood Warning System www.harriscountyfws.org.

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2018 HARRIS COUNTY FLOOD CONTROL DISTRICT BOND PROGRAM MEETING SET FOR JUNE 16 IN THE GREENS BAYOU WATERSHED (1)

2018 HARRIS COUNTY FLOOD CONTROL DISTRICT BOND PROGRAM MEETING SET FOR JUNE 16 IN THE GREENS BAYOU WATERSHED (1)

Saturday, June 16, 2018
10 a.m. to Noon
Mangum-Howell Center
2500 Frick Road, Houston, TX 77038

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2018 HARRIS COUNTY FLOOD CONTROL DISTRICT BOND PROGRAM MEETING SET FOR JUNE 15 IN THE CYPRESS CREEK WATERSHED

2018 HARRIS COUNTY FLOOD CONTROL DISTRICT BOND PROGRAM MEETING SET FOR JUNE 15 IN THE CYPRESS CREEK WATERSHED

Friday, June 15, 2018
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Raveneaux Country Club
9415 Cypresswood Drive, Spring, TX 77379

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