• 2021-01-26 12:00:00
    Webinar: Texas Water Management – A Fourfold Solution

    Description Four of Texas’ water problems could hold the answer to each’s solution. Firstly, droughts pose a serious threat to the state’s current and future water supplies. Secondly, floods of staggering proportion unseen in other areas of the country, cost billions of dollars, and often result in loss of life. Thirdly, the state’s largest aquifer […]

  • 2021-02-09 12:00:00
    Webinar: Innovative Structural Solutions to Dallas Area Traffic Signals

    Description Have you ever painted yourself into a corner? Sometimes project restraints can do that to an engineer. This presentation will provide an overview of 3 recent TxDOT traffic signal projects that required out of the box thinking and ingenious methods to solve structural problems. The projects included the design of 3 traffic signals located […]

  • 2021-03-09 12:00:00
    Webinar: Future Climate-Driven Drought Challenges for Texas

    Description Long-range water planning is complicated by factors that are rapidly changing in the 21st century, including climate. Climate models are robust in projecting drying of summer-season soil moisture and decreasing reservoir supplies for both the eastern and western portions of Texas during the 21st century. Further, projections indicate drier conditions during the latter half […]

  • 2021-03-23 12:00:00
    Webinar: Texas’ Disaster Recovery, Mitigation and Planning Programs

    Description The Texas General Land Office Community Development and Revitalization (GLO-CDR) division has been designated by the Texas Governor as the state agency to administer over $14 billion in Community Development Block Grants for Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) and Mitigation (CDBG-MIT) following presidentially declared major disasters. This presentation will provide an overview of the agency’s history […]