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Engineering Division Director presents to Right-of-Way Association 

Imelda Diaz presented at the International Right of Way Association (IRWA) - Chapter 8 Luncheon on January 5. Ms. Diaz discussed the ongoing bayou projects that impact local pipelines and other infrastructures. Other topics that were touched on included information on several projects the Flood Control District has completed, as well as other projects in progress that were developed after Hurricane Harvey to help prevent future flooding. A potential tunnel system was also discussed that would help prevent an estimated 80,000-120,000 instances of flooding homes and businesses in the future.


Since 1934, the IRWA has focused their efforts on the professional development Right-of-Way professionals through shared knowledge and training, to improve service to Right-of-Way employers and the public, and to make advancements within the right of way profession.


For more information about the Flood Control District’s ongoing and completed projects, visit To learn more about the IRWA’s local chapter and its activities, visit

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