Galveston County
Drainage District 1
Phone: 409.925.5402 eMail:

Physical Address:
3722 Ave J
Santa Fe, TX 77510

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 591
Santa Fe, TX 77517


Galveston County Drainage District #1 of Galveston County, Texas was created by a vote of the people in 1908 under the provisions of Section 59 of Article XVI of the Texas Constitution for the sole purpose of the reclamation and drainage of its' overflowed lands and other lands needing drainage. It was vested with all the rights, powers, privileges and duties conferred and imposed by the General Laws of the State of Texas,

The District's primary activities include construction, maintenance and operation of drainage control facilities.



Galveston County Drainage District #1 handles the large drainage ditches that drain to the Bayous.

If you are having problems with drainage in your road ditches, you will need to contact the following.

If you are in City Limits you will need to contact the City you are with-in.


Galveston County Drainage District #1 is located at 3722 Avenue J, Santa Fe, TX 7750

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GALVESTON COUNTY DRAINAGE DISTRICT #1 will receive sealed bids for multiple items.




Regrade the Payne York Ditch between Hughs Road and I45

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