Chapter 12: ReservoirsAnchor: #i1000334
Section 1: Introduction
This chapter deals primarily with large reservoirs, the entities responsible for the reservoirs, and their impact on highway facilities and vice versa. TxDOT storm water detention is covered in Chapter 10.
Many TxDOT highways and roadways are located either alongside of a reservoir, cross upstream of a reservoir, or cross downstream of a reservoir. Reservoirs can impact highways by affecting the following: