Magnolia Bayou Diversion Channel

Budget: $15.6 million

Scope of work: Drainage analysis of potential diversion of approximately 460 acres of drainage area from Magnolia Bayou and Borden’s Gully into Dickinson Bayou. Purchase land and construct a new detention pond, south of FM 517, to control flow rates into Dickinson Bayou.

Subdivisions, areas, or streets impacted: Bay View, Bay Colony Parkside, Lakes in Bay Colony, Enclave at Bay Colony, Meadows in Bay Colony, Centerfield Lakes, Dove Meadows, Retreat in Bay Colony, Bay Colony Pointe, Bay Colony Point West, Enclave at Bay Colony West, Bay Colony Meadows West, Tallow Forest, and Mary Lane


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