Projects & Studies

As of 02/13/2019

 

RECENT ACTION:

February 12, 2019 – Harris County Commissioners Court authorized negotiations with an engineering firm for materials engineer and testing services in support of this project.

January 29, 2019 – Harris County Commissioners Court authorized Award to Sprint Sand and Clay

Fairbanks-North Houston Stormwater Detention Basin (North)

Project Description

The Fairbanks-North Houston Detention Basin, (HCFCD Unit E500-01-00-E001) project consists of excavating approximately 552,000 Cubic Yards of material with off-site disposal; removing and replacing of typical backslope interceptor structures and associated piping, grading of backslope swales, installation of concrete headwall and boxes, and slope paving.  This project will provide approximately 230 acre-feet, or more than 74.9 million gallons, of additional storage in the basin, and is the final phase of the detention basin.

PROJECT STAGE

This project is currently in the CONSTRUCTION stage. This stage of the project will result in an additional 230 acre-feet, or more than 74.9 million gallons,of additional storage, and is the final phase of the detention basin.

>Link to PROJECT LIFECYCLE PAGE

LOCATION

East of Fairbanks North Houston, just North of White Oak Bayou.

BOND PROJECT LISTING

This stormwater detention basin is a portion of bond project C-14, Design and Construction of White Oak Bayou Federal Flood Damage Reduction Program, a partnership with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. It is designated by the Corps as Discrete Segment 01A.

>Link to BOND PROJECT LIST

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT MEETING

Information about this relatively small project will be shared with local homeowner associations.

PROJECT MILESTONES

January 29, 2019 – Harris County Commissioners Court authorized Award to Sprint Sand and Clay