Phase I Fence Replacement Project Update

FBCLID 17 has contracted with Johnson Fence for the completion of the Phase I Fence Replacement Project. This project consists of the replacement of approximately 7,800 linear feet of failing concrete panel fence with brick fence. The total cost of the project is approximately $1.1 million. The project work area was primarily located along Chatham … [Read more…]

Information Regarding New Brick Fences

To:  Homeowners and Residents As you may have seen, new brick fences are being installed in certain sections of our neighborhood.  Fort Bend Levee Improvement District No. 17 (the “District”) is using your tax dollars to install and pay for the fences.  The fences are within a public easement or right-of-way owned by the District.  … [Read more…]

LJA Engineering: Projects Update

Below is a link to the presentation by LJA Engineering from the annual Fort Bend County / Fort Bend Flood Management Association Levee Education Event on October 16, 2020 containing information on the latest project updates for the District. Ongoing Projects Update (PDF)

Hurricane Laura Update

Your Levee District continues to monitor the conditions and changes in the forecast for Hurricane Laura. We encourage everyone to stay informed by visiting your favorite local weather source, including the National Weather Service, the National Hurricane Center, and West Gulf River Forecast Center. If you have not ready done so, please remember to sign … [Read more…]

Water District Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Rate

The Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District No. 17 will hold a public hearing on a proposed tax rate for the tax year 2020 on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at 11:30 a.m., by videoconference at, and by teleconference at 1 (571) 317-3122, Access Code: 872-388-629. Your individual taxes may increase at a greater or … [Read more…]