Stormwater Projects

Updated 01/11/22 - updated information shown in red

Waketon Road Drainage Improvement Phase I

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. Hydrology report received. Met with the property owner to discuss leaving the berm in place, and not moving forward with the extensive work due to possible adverse effects in the downstream areas. Updated submittal to be received by February 1st.

Project cost: $3,080,000

Funding source(s): Interlocal/Grants, Other, Decision Package (cash from General Fund and Stormwater Fund), TIRZ, Utility Debt

Range Wood Drive Drainage

Description: The project includes a study evaluating the existing hydrologic and hydraulic conditions for the existing 66-inch RCP that is located from Timber Creek to Range Wood Drive and Kings Road. In addition, the project evaluates three alternatives to mitigate flooding in the area and related design. 

A professional services agreement with Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc., for the drainage evaluation was approved in July, and completed December 2020. Design contract awarded May 17, 2021. Preliminary design meeting held August 12. 60% plans received.  An alignment change has been made to save trees.

Project Cost: $350,000

Funding source(s): Other