Update of drainage basin study has been completed. Improvements will focus on the regional detention facility and improvements to drainage channel to be complete over a multi-year period. LIA Engineering, Inc., has completed construction plans for the facility. Fort Bend Drainage District has provided improvements to the Dry Creek channel between Louise Street and Airport Avenue, as well as between Bryan Road and Fm 2218. The regional detention basin control structure and the box culvert structures at Louise Street have been completed. The excavation of the regional detention basin is in progress.
Construction plans to excavate and widen the Dry Creek Channel between Airport Avenue and FM2218 are being prepared. The City will request that the Fort Bend Drainage District perform the work with a continued effort to minimize overall project costs.