Resilience Target 18

Current Status


Activity In 2021

$7.75 billion (16% of goal)

Beyond 2021

Invest $8.45 billion every five years in major recovery, mitigation, and modernization projects to reach the 2040 goal

What Kinds of Projects Increase Resilience?

Over the next several years, the Houston region will make significant investments in recovery, infrastructure, and regional planning at a scale that happens once in a generation. Collectively, more than $50 billion is expected to be spent on major projects that could improve Houston’s resilience in the next 15 years. This includes funding for Harvey recovery, flood mitigation projects, and water and sewer upgrades.

2021 Data Source
Kinder Tabulation of capital projects