GALVESTON

Galveston County has joined local governments in creating a flood mitigation plan for areas in League City and Dickinson near Clear Creek.

John Wayne Ferguson: 409-683-5226; john.ferguson@galvnews.com or on Twitter @johnwferguson.

(2) comments

Michelle Aycoth

Glad to see League City taking the lead on this because it would have never happened if we were waiting on the county to step up and take the lead.

Andy Aycoth

Jose' Boix

We keep spending funds in multiple studies and the passage of County bonds. It is time to get some accountability and reports for the past expenditures such as:



The Galveston County voters approved three propositions on the November 4, 2008 ballot: 1. $75 Million for Road Improvements; and, 2. $15 Million for Drainage Improvements and (3) $45 Million for Facilities Improvements and New Construction.



And again, Tuesday, November 7, 2017: Voters OK $80 million Galveston County bond package for 3 items: $56 million for road projects, $18 million for facility upgrades and $6 million for drainage work and flood improvements.



Were these funds related to improve drainage, clearing bayous, etc. effective? Were funds spent? Just my thoughts.

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

Thank you for Reading!

Please log in, or sign up for a new account and purchase a subscription to read or post comments.