Design Exception

Floodplain Management Office - HPWFMO1038
Contact
Houston Public Works
Floodplain Management Office

1002 Washington Ave., 3rd Floor
Houston, TX 77002

832.394.8854
8 am to 3 pm
Plan Review
Required
Inspection
Not Required
Renewal
Not Required
Processing Time
Varies

After Approval

Applicant will receive letter by mail or email citing the stipulations of the design exception

Statutory Authority
What You Need

1. Pre-design exception meeting with FMO plan reviewer, 2. Copy of plans and supporting documentation for design exception, 3. Letter signed and sealed by a TX licensed Professional Engineer stating summary of design options

Apply in Person

Apply in person at 1002 Washington Avenue, 3rd Floor

Conditions & Exceptions

Requires review and approval by Floodplain Management reviewer and Manager prior to having the City Engineer's endorsement

What You Need

* Pre-design exception meeting with FMO plan reviewer, *Copy of plans and supporting documentation for design exception, *Letter signed and sealed by a TX licensed Professional Engineer stating summary of design options

Submit Plans in Person

Make an appointment at www.houstonpermittingcenter.org to meet with FMO plan reviewer