Bond Project F-52 is a “Local Only” bond project, which means there is no other funding partner at this time and total project costs would be paid with bond funding. Total allocation for this multi-stage project is currently $30 million on the Bond Project List.
In 2018, the Flood Control District began construction on a pilot project to remove sediment from four channels near Addicks Reservoir and to restore them to their design capacity. Results of the pilot project will be used to guide procedures and develop the budget for a wider effort in both the Addicks Reservoir and Barker Reservoir watersheds. A goal of this effort is to determine a cost per mile of channel de-silted and repaired. This cost data will be used to plan the work and budget on the 13 Barker Reservoir watershed channels, using funds from the 2018 Bond Program.
On January 30, 2018, Harris County Commissioners Court awarded a $13.32 million construction contract to Lecon Inc. for the Addicks pilot project. The four channels are: