Virtual Community Engagement Meeting for the Riggs & Yale Stormwater Detention Basins

HCFCD UNITS E501-02-00-E001 & E501-03-00-E001 – BOND PROJECT ID F-09 The Harris County Flood Control District will hold a Community Engagement Meeting for the Riggs and Yale stormwater detention basins. The purpose of this meeting is to inform residents about the status of the two stormwater detention basins and share information about both projects.

The Riggs and Yale stormwater detention basins focus on reducing the risk of flooding in the Little White Oak Bayou subwatershed in the White Oak Bayou watershed. These two projects will be paid for with funds from the 2018 Bond Program that were approved by Harris County voters on August 25, 2018. Community engagement is an important component

The Virtual Community Engagement Meeting will be held on: 
Tuesday, December 7, 2021
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Join online at:
Or by phone* at 855-925-2801 with Meeting Code: 4671

The meeting will begin with a brief presentation to share project updates, followed by a moderated Q&A session with Flood Control District team members. Residents will be able to submit questions and comments before, during and after the meeting and throughout the public comment period. Any comments not addressed during the Q&A session will receive a response at the conclusion of the public comment period.

Even if you are unable to attend the live meeting, residents are encouraged to register for the meeting to receive future project updates. A recorded version of the meeting will be available on the Flood Control District’s website and YouTube channel after the event. Meeting accommodations can be made for those with disabilities. If needed, please contact 346-286-4040 at least 48 hours prior to the meeting. For questions, please contact the Flood Control District at 346-286-4000, or fill out the comment form online at

*If you attend by phone only, maps and other exhibits will not be visible. However, information will be available after the meeting on the project webpage at