Pearland, Friendswood officials watch for flooding in structures, on roads

As Tropical Storm Imelda continues to rain down on the Houston area, flooding on roadways and in structures is a concern.

The city of Friendswood does not have any reported flooding on streets or in structures, city officials said in a written statement. In Pearland, flooding has been reported from Cripple Creek in the Woodcreek subdivision; however, the city does not have an update as to whether or not that street has drained, officials said.

Alvin and Friendswood ISDs do not have any reported flooding in structures so far, district officials said. Pearland ISD officials did not respond to inquiries by press time.

"At this time, there are no reports of flooding in any of our structures or leaks that we are aware of," Alvin ISD Director of Communications Renae Rives said in an email.

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By Haley Morrison
Haley Morrison came to Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 after graduating from Baylor University. She was promoted to editor in February 2019. Haley primarily covers city government.


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