Dozens of houses around Galveston County are set to be raised higher this year, as the county begins a long-percolating flood mitigation program.

The 41 houses chosen for the program are in areas all over the county — from along the banks of Dickinson Bayou to the beaches of Galveston, from the inner neighborhoods of Texas City to the western reaches of Algoa.

John Wayne Ferguson: 409-683-5226; or on Twitter @johnwferguson.


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