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Join Kinder Foundation and Greater Houston Flood Mitigation Consortium the evening of June 14 for an expert panel discussion titled, “Designing, Planning and Paying for Resilience.”  The conversation will offer insights into flood mitigation, how mitigation should be considered within the context of larger plans and how communities can fund these efforts. Click here to learn more and to register for this free event.

News Releases

Greater Houston Flood Mitigation Consortium report conveys need to accelerate paradigm shift; shares analyses on existing and proposed reservoirs, regulations, drainage, buyouts, and more
News Release | Greater Houston Flood Mitigation Consortium | April 5, 2018

Consortium releases, "Strategies for Flood Mitigation in Greater Houston, Edition 1"


Greater Houston Flood Mitigation Consortium Brief on Improved Flood Alert System

News Release | Greater Houston Flood Mitigation Consortium | December 8, 2017

What is needed to implement an enhanced Flood Alert System in Harris County?


Innovative Funding