Author Archives: EdBrowne

From the Wall Street Journal: After Harvey, Houston Hopes to Boost Flood Defenses With $2.5 Billion Bond

By: Dan Frosch Aug. 5, 2018 8:00 a.m. ET A man carries salvaged food from his flooded two story home …Read the Rest

RAF – Supreme Court Petition for Writ of Certiorari

RAF – Supreme Court Petition for Writ of Certiorari

In RAF litigation, there is a narrow, but possible, path to Supreme Court review. In the panel decision, the Fifth …Read the Rest

Moot Point, Indeed!

Frostwood’s Bruce Nichols was a guest writer for Gray Matters Houston Chronicle column on June 13, 2017.  Residents Against Flooding (RAF) …Read the Rest

Missing links

DropBox has eliminated its Public folder, which we used to link a number of our documents and pictures to our website. …Read the Rest

Save the Date

Save the Date

SAVE THE DATE – JUNE 20, 2017, EVENING Dr. Sam Brody Tuesday, June 20 at 7 PM – 8 PM …Read the Rest

Support for Detention Basin A

RAF has a fiduciary duty to support all of our membership. That includes informing residents that the CIP project for detention …Read the Rest

Man-made Flooding in Greenspoint

Man-made Flooding in Greenspoint

  Below is a map showing where the apartments flooded in the Greenspoint area during the April 18, 2016 flood.  Note …Read the Rest

Recent Gray Matters Editorial by RAF Board Members

Recent Gray Matters Editorial by RAF Board Members

  Don’t blame Mother Nature for flooding. Blame City Council. The disasters are predictable. Why aren’t we preventing them? By …Read the Rest

Update from our September 9, 2015 Residents Against Flooding Meeting

Update from our September 9, 2015 Residents Against Flooding Meeting

The photograph was taken by Leif Reigstad and is from a Houston Press article that ran the day after our meeting. The …Read the Rest

Recent Subtle Changes to Chapter 9

When Chapter 9 of the Infrastructure Design Manual on Stormwater was released after 2 years of haranguing between the City …Read the Rest

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