News Archive

Jun 1, 2022

No June Meeting

Based on the scheduling conversation at the May 11 2022 regular meeting, GCPD will not be meeting in June and will reconvene on July 13, 2022.

May 12, 2022

JOIN US FOR THE UPCOMING SAN JACINTO REGIONAL FLOOD PLANNING GROUP OPEN HOUSES!

The San Jacinto Regional Flood Planning Group is offering three opportunities for public open houses, with virtual and in-person options

May 6, 2022

May 11th Public Meeting Notice

The Gulf Coast Protection District (GCPD) Board of Directors will be having a public meeting to discuss district business. Members of the public may participate.

Apr 29, 2022

Orange County Project

On Friday April 29th a significant milestone was reached in the effort to better protect our coastline from devastating weather events.

Apr 21, 2022

Orange County Project

The Gulf Coast Protection District (GCPD) is excited to be partnering with the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) as the non-Federal sponsor on The Orange County Project.

Apr 19, 2022

CBS News: The $29 billion plan to save Texas' coast from rising tides: Massive flood gates and miles of sand dunes

The plan would be the largest infrastructure project in the nation and take up to 20 years to complete.

Apr 8, 2022

April 13th Public Meeting Notice

The Gulf Coast Protection District (GCPD) Board of Directors will be having a public meeting to discuss district business. Members of the public may participate.

Mar 23, 2022

GCPD - Site Tour with Coastal Engineering Review Board

It was a beautiful day for a visit in Galveston with the Coastal Engineering Review Board touring some of the proposed Coastal Texas project sites.

Mar 4, 2022

March 9th Public Meeting Notice

The Gulf Coast Protection District (GCPD) Board of Directors will be having a public meeting to discuss district business. Members of the public may participate.

Feb 18, 2022

Coastal Texas Study: Ecosystem Restoration

The Threat: Barrier islands on the Texas coast provide the first line of defense against hurricanes for coastal communities. These systems absorb storm energy and reduce the effects of wind, waves, and surge.

Feb 4, 2022

February 9th Public Meeting Notice

The Gulf Coast Protection District (GCPD) Board of Directors will be having a public meeting to discuss district business. Members of the public may participate.

Jan 28, 2022

Meeting with Bay Area Houston Transportation Partnership

The GCPD had a great visit with members of the Bay Area Houston Transportation Partnership. The Bay Area Houston region is the center of economic activity for the state and the Gulf Coast Protection District is committed to its mission of protecting these communities.

Jan 7, 2022

January 12th Public Meeting Notice

The Gulf Coast Protection District (GCPD) Board of Directors will be having a public meeting to discuss district business. Members of the public may participate.

Dec 3, 2021

December 8th Public Meeting Notice

The Gulf Coast Protection District (GCPD) Board of Directors will be having a public meeting to discuss district business. Members of the public may participate.

Nov 8, 2021

November 10th Public Meeting Notice

The Gulf Coast Protection District (GCPD) Board of Directors will be having a public meeting to discuss district business. Members of the public may participate.

Oct 12, 2021

New Website is Live!

We are happy to announce our new website is now live! Please take a few minutes to look around and be sure to spot the following pages.

Oct 8, 2021

October 13th Public Meeting Notice

The Gulf Coast Protection District (GCPD) Board of Directors will be having a public meeting to discuss district business. Members of the public may participate.