posted Mar 1, 2016, 3:41 PM by Memorial Super Neighborhood
updated Mar 1, 2016, 3:47 PM
The U.S. Army Corps of
Engineers Galveston District will hold a public meeting March 9,
2016, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Bear Creek Community Center, 16001
Clay Road, Houston, TX 77084, to update area residents and
business owners about the Addicks and Barker Dam Safety Program, the
2016 Addicks and Barker construction plans and the proposed Section
The USACE Galveston District awarded a contract in the amount of
$71,902,340 to Granite Construction Company in 2015 for construction
of new outlet structures at the Addicks and Barker Dams in west Houston.
“The primary objective of the Dam Safety Program is to maintain
public safety by ensuring that dams we own and operate are safe and
that risks to the public are minimized,” said Col. Richard P.
Pannell, Galveston District commander. “It is important to keep those
who live and work around Addicks and Barker dams and reservoirs
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