C-08 Salt Water Ditch

C-08 Salt Water Ditch

Recent Actions

January 28, 2020 - Harris County Commissioners Court approved a $1,278,197 agreement with an engineering firm to conduct a drainage study in support of this project

September 10 2019 - Harris County Commissioners Court authorized and initiated this project


This project involves right-of-way acquisition, design, and construction of conveyance improvements on Salt Water Ditch and related stormwater detention. This is a partnership between the Flood Control District, Harris County Engineering Department and the City of Houston. Harris County Engineering will manage the project. This project could reduce the risk of flooding for over 1,900 structures near C118-00-00 in the 1 percent (100-year) floodplain, and will be coordinated with City of Houston drainage plans.

The Harris County Flood Control District has a significant number of flood damage reduction projects occurring all over Harris County as part of its on-going Capital Improvement Program (CIP), Operations and Maintenance, and the 2018 Bond Program. Click on the red and orange highlighted areas to learn about projects' details. Some early-stage projects are not highlighted in the map. The map will be updated when projects advance or when more information becomes available. 

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