Who Oversees Flood Control for MoCo? Part 4: SJRA-Developing FM Division

In the previous “Who Oversees Flood Control for Montgomery County?” blog posts, we noted there’s not a single entity that is in charge of flood planning and flood management for all of Montgomery County.  Just as significant—there’s [...]

2020-02-26T14:57:27-06:00February 26, 2020|Categories: Flood Management|Tags: |Comments Off on Who Oversees Flood Control for MoCo? Part 4: SJRA-Developing FM Division

Who Oversees Flood Control for MoCo? Part 3: SJRA Efforts

In the previous blog posts “Who Oversees Flood Control for Montgomery County?” we noted that, unfortunately, there’s not a single entity that is in charge of flood planning and flood management for all of Montgomery County.  [...]

2019-12-20T14:51:39-06:00December 16, 2019|Categories: Flood Management|Comments Off on Who Oversees Flood Control for MoCo? Part 3: SJRA Efforts

Who Oversees Flood Control for MoCo? Part 2: Historical Planning Efforts

In Part One of “Who Oversees Flood Control for Montgomery County?” we noted that unfortunately there’s not a single entity that is in charge of flood planning and flood management for all of Montgomery County.  Just [...]

2019-12-17T10:08:17-06:00November 19, 2019|Categories: Flood Management|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Who Oversees Flood Control for MoCo? Part 2: Historical Planning Efforts

Who Oversees Flood Control for Montgomery County?

Concerns about lack of flood mitigation in Montgomery County are in the news again. “Montgomery County commissioners respond to accusation of lack of flood mitigation efforts” The Courier, October 25, 2019 “Montgomery County commissioners respond to [...]

2019-12-17T08:50:56-06:00November 5, 2019|Categories: Flood Management|Tags: |Comments Off on Who Oversees Flood Control for Montgomery County?

Resiliency of the Woodlands Division

By: Chris Meeks, San Jacinto River Authority Woodlands Division Manager Resilience…Webster’s Dictionary defines resilience as an ability to recover from or adjust easily to misfortune or change.  As a Utility Manager for a water and wastewater [...]

2019-11-01T09:33:59-05:00November 1, 2019|Categories: Woodlands|Tags: |Comments Off on Resiliency of the Woodlands Division

SJRA Highlands Division: Serving the community 24/7

By: Kimberly Wright, Highlands Division Manager In the early 1940’s, the Federal Works Agency built an extensive canal system and pumping station in east Harris County.  Water was delivered to Humble Oil and Refining’s Baytown refinery, [...]

2019-10-29T08:58:16-05:00October 29, 2019|Categories: Highlands|Tags: , |Comments Off on SJRA Highlands Division: Serving the community 24/7

San Jacinto Regional Watershed Master Drainage Plan

SJRA and three other local partners (Harris County Flood Control District, Montgomery County, and the City of Houston) are diligently working on the San Jacinto Regional Watershed Master Drainage Plan (SJMDP).  The SJMDP is a comprehensive [...]

2019-12-17T08:54:15-06:00October 17, 2019|Categories: Flood Management|Tags: , |Comments Off on San Jacinto Regional Watershed Master Drainage Plan
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