The Harris County Engineering Department, in coordination with the Harris County Flood Control District, invite you to attend a Public Meeting on February 18, 2019, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Goodson Middle School, 17333 Huffmeister Road, Cypress, TX 77429.

The purpose of this public meeting is to provide area residents with information and receive public input regarding the Little Cypress Creek Frontier Program and the Louetta Road and Bridge Project, which will cross Little Cypress Creek. For more information about the Little Cypress Frontier Program, please visit www.hcfcd.org/F26.

The Louetta Road and Bridge Project, led by the Harris County Engineering Department in coordination with Harris County Flood Control District, will extend Louetta Road to provide a new, continuous thoroughfare between Stablewood Farms Drive and Telge Road. The project includes approximately 1.0 mile of new roadway and bridge construction. The project has been designed to avoid impacts to the effective Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) 100-year and 500-year floodplains, and the planned roadway will be constructed to remain near the existing ground level elevation.

The Public Meeting will occur on: February 18, 2019, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Goodson Middle School, 17333 Huffmeister Road, Cypress, TX 77429.

The Public Meeting will begin at 6 p.m. with a brief presentation regarding the Little Cypress Creek Frontier Program and ongoing flood damage reduction efforts in the region. An open house will follow where interested citizens are invited to review informational exhibits, discuss the Little Cypress Creek Frontier Program and the Louetta Road and Bridge Project with Harris County representatives, and provide comments to the Harris County Engineering Department and the Harris County Flood Control District.

Those interested in attending who have special communications or accommodation needs are encouraged to contact the Harris County Engineering Department Project Manager, Mr. Michael Turner, PE at least five working days prior to the date of the meeting. The Harris County Flood Control District and the Harris County Engineering Department will make every reasonable effort to accommodate these needs.

Written comments relevant to the project may be mailed to: Harris County Engineering Department, Attention: Mr. Michael Turner, PE,1001 Preston, 7th Floor, Houston, TX 77002. Comments may also be submitted by email to Michael.Turner@eng.hctx.net. Written comments submitted electronically or by mail must be received or postmarked by March 4, 2019.

A map showing planned projects and watersheds during the Harris County Flood Control District bond election process at the Weekley Community Center July 31, 2018. (Cypress News Review photo by Creighton Holub)
A map showing planned projects and watersheds during the Harris County Flood Control District bond election process at the Weekley Community Center July 31, 2018. (Cypress News Review photo by Creighton Holub)
Cypress citizens meet with Harris County Flood Control District and Harris County employees during the bond election process at the Weekley Community Center July 31, 2018. (Cypress News Review photo by Creighton Holub)
Cypress citizens meet with Harris County Flood Control District and Harris County employees during the bond election process at the Weekley Community Center July 31, 2018. (Cypress News Review photo by Creighton Holub)

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