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This project will improve the storm drain system in the East Bouldin area between South First Street and Congress Ave. It will help protect the area from localized flooding.

This project will improve water quality in Little Walnut Creek. The project is located at the Asian American Resource Center and the City of Austin's Rutherford Campus.

This feasibility study will assess possible solutions to improve water quality and erosion along the Clarkson Tributary of Boggy Creek.

This project will reduce the risk of flooding of homes, yards and streets through an upgraded storm drain system that includes detention pond improvements, upgraded storm drain pipe and new storm drain inlets.

The Brentwood neighborhood was developed before the City adopted the current stormwater code. Erosion in the area currently threatens streets, utilities, and houses. This study will generate feasible, cost-effective solutions to flooding and stream erosion and incorporate water quality solutions for stormwater runoff.

This project will reduce the risk of flooding in east Austin in an area generally south of Riverside Drive between Parker Lane and Willow Creek Drive.

This project will improve the storm drain system in the South Lamar neighborhood and help protect the area from flooding.

This project will stabilize approximately 1,400 linear feet of creek behind Eubank Drive from North Bend Drive to Walnut Creek.

This project involves removing trash and burned municipal waste from a stream that leads to Fort Branch Creek as well as from City-owned property. Following waste removal, stream restoration and bank stabilization will occur.

 

This project will improve the storm drain system near Avenue A in the Hyde Park neighborhood and reduce the risk of flooding. General project boundaries are Avenue D, W. 33rd St., Guadalupe St. and W. 47th St.

This project will protect yards, trees, buildings and infrastructure by stabilizing the streambank. It will also reduce localized flooding on Jamestown Dr.  It will replace a flood-prone culvert on Fairfield Dr. with a bridge.

This project will reduce flooding for houses and roads near Little Walnut Creek between Metric Blvd. and Rutland Dr.  It includes a pipe to carry floodwaters, pond improvements at Quail Creek Park and upgrades to water and wastewater pipes.

This study assessed various options to reduce the risk of flooding along Shoal Creek between 15th Street and Lady Bird Lake.

The project included the installation of an underground storm drain system on Mary St. The new system relieves pressure on the older storm drain system and reduces the risk of flooding by adding capacity to the storm drain system.

This project will replace the low water crossing on McNeil Drive with a bridge. The bridge will provide residents with safe access to their neighborhood during floods.

The goal of this project is to reduce the risk of flooding for houses and yards near Meredith Street in the Tarrytown neighborhood with an updated storm drain system. The project will also help improve water quality and erosion issues.

This project will help protect the North Acres neighborhood from flooding.

This project will improve the function of the dam and regional detention facility within Beverly Sheffield Northwest District Park, 7000 Ardath Street.

This project will improve the storm drain system in part of the Oak Knoll neighborhood. The project is located between Woodcrest Drive and Jollyville Road and between Broad Oaks Drive and Columbia Oaks Drive.

Watershed Protection is planning two projects to reduce flooding in the Oak Park and Oak Acres subdivisions.

This project will repair and modernize the Old Lampasas Dam, located on a tributary of Bull Creek, off Spicewood Springs Road.  

Onion Creek is Austin’s largest watershed and is particularly vulnerable to flooding. The projects in lower Onion Creek are mostly complete. Buyouts are ongoing in the upper Onion Creek area.

This project aims to reduce the frequency and magnitude of flooding from the Paces Mill drainage channel. It will help homes along Paces Mill Lane in the Yarrabee Bend South neighborhood in southeast Austin.

The Rain Catcher Pilot Program (RCPP) is a comprehensive effort to integrate and leverage the City’s existing Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI) programs and resources. RCPP incorporates existing Watershed Protection and Austin Water discounts, rebates, capital funding, and educational programs with the goal of increasing the prevalence of cisterns and rain gardens that achieve both stormwater management and water conservation objectives.

This project will replace the pedestrian bridge in Roy G. Guerrero Colorado River Metropolitan Park and protect Krieg Fields, park roads and nearby homes from an ever-worsening erosion problem.

This project will reduce the risk of flooding in south Austin in an area generally bounded by Barkwood Drive to the south, Comburg Drive to the east, Rustic Oak Lane to the north, and Wagtail Cove to the west.

The Warren Street Flood Risk Reduction project will improve the drainage system in the area along Exposition Blvd., Warren St., Carlton Road, Mount Laurel Lane and Hillview Road in the Tarrytown neighborhood.

The Watershed Protection Department and the Union Pacific Railroad are working in cooperation on this project to help with flooding along Whispering Valley Road and in the West Cow Path area.

This project will repair and stabilize approximately 1,800 linear feet along the banks of the Richmond Tributary to Williamson Creek. This project will protect yards, trees, buildings and infrastructure by stabilizing the streambank. It will also replace flood-prone culverts at Philco Drive and Green Forest Drive.

Watershed Protection is planning Phase 2 of a project to help with flooding along the middle portion of Williamson Creek from West Gate to South Congress Ave.

This project will stabilize and restore approximately 1,400 feet of Turtle Creek, which is officially called Tributary 4 of Williamson Creek.