Progress Update on Drainage Work

Week Ending: 12/1/17

Areas Completed:

Work Package # 1 - Saunders Bayou from northern city limit south to Gentry Lane (private drive)

Work Package # 2 – Draughan Creek from southern city limit north to Greenwell Springs Road

Work Package # 3 – Beaver Bayou from southern city limit north to Wax Road

Work Package # 4 – Shoe Creek and un-named canals and drains from Bryce Canyon Drive north to Hooper Road

Work Package # 5 – Draughan Creek from Droze Road north to Fir Avenue and an un-named tributary starting at the intersection of Wax Road and Greenwell Springs Road north to Lawnside Avenue

Work Package #6 - Beaver Bayou from Wax Road north to approximately 3,000 feet north of Hooper Road and an un-named canal/drain near Paint Avenue.

Areas Currently Working:

Work packages 7 (Hubb Bayou), 8 (Blackwater Bayou), & 9 (Blackwater Bayou)

Progress:

  • Total sites Originally identified = 219

  • Number of known sites removed this week = 10

  • Number of known sites removed to date = 179

  • Number of known sites remaining = 40

  • Debris is also being removed as encountered between sites.

  • Total tonnage of debris removed to date = 1,064

  • Estimated linear footage of channels cleaned to date = 104,110

Below are a few before and after photos:

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