Projects & Studies

As of 08/15/2019

C-60 Construction of Inwood Forest East Stormwater Detention Basin

Project Description

Design and construction of this project and Inwood Forest West Stormwater Detention Basin could reduce the risk of flooding for over 950 structures in the 1% floodplain.

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Project Update: 

August 13, 2019 - Harris County Commissioners Court accepted a Preliminary Engineering Report in support of this project. Recommendation for authorization to accept a preliminary engineering report prepared by Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc., and proceed with design and construction of Unit E500-21-00 Inwood Forest stormwater detention basin in the White Oak Bayou Watershed in Precinct 1 (Map ID C-59, Project ID E500-21-00-E001).

On August 2, 2019, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded the City of Houston a grant to cover 75% of the cost for the Inwood Forest Stormwater Detention Project.