Description: The project consists of channel excavation from FM 2499 to Waketon Road and culvert replacement under Waketon Road to alleviate the recurring flooding and traffic disruption of Waketon Road, east of FM 2499. The project will be completed in two phases. Phase I provides for the channel excavation and phase II provides for culvert replacement. In 2017, a drainage study was completed which provided hydraulic modeling of existing conditions, analysis of alternatives and a final report.
Design was awarded January 7, 2019. Design is ongoing. Staff met with HOA president in November. Meeting with residents held August 26, 2020. A design amendment was approved at the December 7 council meeting. The project may be pushed out due to Range Wood Drive project and other priority projects. Hydrology report expected April 12.
Project cost: $3,080,000
Funding source(s): Interlocal/Grants, Other, Decision Package (cash from General Fund and Stormwater Fund), TIRZ, Utility Debt