Engineering & Plan Review

The Engineering & Plan Review Coordination Section provides expert support to the field operations and rehabilitation programs managed by the Branch focusing on monitoring project design standards and collecting & analyzing data needed to identify drainage concerns and conduct respective drainage assessments. This Section responds to requests for drainage information from other governmental and private entities and works closely with other City departments and Houston Public Works service lines. The Section reviews all drainage aspects of Capital Improvement Projects, Interagency Projects, and coordinates with the City Engineer’s Office for the revision of stormwater engineering design guidelines, standards, and specifications. The management of various service contracts is also responsibility of this section including stormwater pump station rehabilitation, flood warning systems and UAV inspection services. This Section coordinates closely with the Harris County Flood Control District for the advancement of various projects and partnerships.