Harris County Flood Control District
The Flood Control District aligns its jurisdiction with Harris County, a thriving community of over 4.7 million people, encompassing the City of Houston. Our operational influence extends beyond administrative lines, shaped by the intricate network of 23 primary watersheds that meander through the vast 1,777 square miles of Harris County.
This brochure serves a crucial purpose in rendering the complexities of the Harris County Flood Control District (HCFCD) more accessible to the general public. Its intent is to distill intricate information into a more digestible format, fostering a clearer understanding of our mission, scope, and commitment to safeguarding the community against flooding and other related challenges.