The Big Slough Flood Reduction Study is cooperatively funded by the City of North Port and Southwest Florida Water Management District. DES will evaluate feasibility and cost effectiveness of solutions to reduce flooding in the City within the Big Slough Watershed.
The flood reduction study will be performed in two distinct parts:
Stormwater evaluations will employ data and a watershed model previously developed for the North Port/Big Slough Watershed Management Program project.
More specifically, this study will: