Flood risks are changing in Fort Bend County. Revised Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps were released on March 29, 2019. Join FEMA, TDI, and others for one of two insurance workshops designed for industry professionals.
This information is valuable to insurance agents, real estate professionals, lenders, builders, and surveyors.
A new United States Geological Survey (USGS) river gauge has been installed at the U.S. 59 bridge and Brazos River. The data will be linked to the Harris County Flood Control website. The rain gauge readings will help the city improve the forecasting of river elevations.
An additional meeting with Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District No. 11 (LID 11) took place on June 26, to discuss the May 7, 2019 rain event.
Watch video from a recent community meeting where staff from the city's Engineering Department and Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District No. 2 (LID 2) discussed the May 7, 2019 rain event.