About Project Brays

Construction Activities Update

As of October 2017

Ongoing Construction

Project Segment Start* Finish* Construction Cost (approximate)
Channel Section Upstream Buffalo Speedway to S. Rice 11 (of 12) July 24, 2017 3rd Quarter 2018 $11,300,000
Control Structure Connecting Willow Waterhole Basin DS 207 June 19, 2017 3rd Quarter 2018 $11,700,000
Total $23,000,000

Status

Project Segments Complete Total % Complete Excavation Complete
Eldridge Road Basin 9 (of 9) 100% 8,749,432 cy
Old Westheimer Basin 3 (of 3) 100% 642,306 cy
Arthur Storey Park Basin 12 (of 12) 100% 6,753,880 cy
Willow Waterhole Basin 7 (of 7) 100% 5,478,282 cy
Channel Modifications 10 (of 12) 83% 2,129,334 cy
Bridges 14 (of 32) 44% N/A
Total 23,726,382 cy
Total Spent to Date $350,000,000

Under Design

Project Segment Start* Finish* Estimated Cost
Galveston RR Bridge 15 (of 32) 4th Quarter 2017 4th Quarter 2017 $2,000,000
Forest Hill and Buffalo Speedway Bridges 16 & 17 (of 32) 2nd Quarter 2018 2nd Quarter 2019 $7,000,000
Channel Modifications, S. Rice to Fondren 12 (of 12) 3rd Quarter 2018 3rd Quarter 2019 $12,000,000
Calhoun Bridge (TXDOT) 18 of 32 1st Quarter 2018 4th Quarter 2018 $4,000,000
Total $25,000,000

*Note: construction schedule is anticipated and subject to change.