A comprehensive list of 2019 Flood Mitigation Legislation Bills enacted in Texas

In 2019, there have been many bills enacted in Texas for Flood Mitigation Legislation. Find below a comprehensive list. Make…

The Special Districts to Consider When Developing A Site

When developing a site, you must consider the special districts that could affect your planning. The special districts with utility…

Right of Way Allocation via Condemnation Versus via Plat

When it comes to “right of way” allocation, it’s all about dedication and who initiates it. There is actually a…

Special Districts and Their Power

When it comes to special districts, and how they affect your planning and zoning, the important thing to know is…

When to Worry About TXDOT

TXDOT (Texas Department of Transportation) reviews are typically the longest lead item on a new project so getting a design…

What to Consider for Detention When Planning a Site

After Hurricane Harvey, special consideration to stormwater detention basins are top of mind with any new project. With as flat…

How to Coordinate with a MUD

If you work in land development in the greater Houston area, you are probably no stranger to the Municipal Utility…

How to Size a Pond and What Should Be On a Plat

Sizing a detention pond is not always as straight forward as it seems, which can lead to costly changes as…