Texas Water Development Board Taps Inframark’s Burrer for Flood Planning Group

The VP of the company’s MUD group is only one of 150 chosen to be on the commission.

Katy, Texas, October 7, 2020 ─ Inframark, LLC, is pleased to announce that Todd Burrer, vice president of the company’s Municipal Utility District (MUD) group, has been named by the Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) as an initial voting member of Texas’s first-ever regional flood planning groups, which represent the state’s 15 flood planning regions.

The groups are responsible for developing regional flood plans that are to be presented to the TWDB by January 2023. The regional plans will culminate in the state’s inaugural flood plan by September 2024. Mr. Burrer’s team will handle the San Jacinto region, an area that roughly extends from Huntsville (north) to Galveston (south) and Prairie View (west) to Mont Belvieu (east).

“The catastrophic flooding that the state and, more specifically, the greater Houston area has endured, needs to be eradicated,” said Mr. Burrer. “I’m honored to be included with some of the best professionals in their fields as we review the history study and the facts to develop a comprehensive plan to solve this issue for generations to come.”

Mr. Burrer has been endorsed by the following organizations for this position:

  • Harris Plus Flood Solutions.
  • Association of Water Board Directors.
  • Texas Aggregates and Concrete Association.
  • Houston Association of Realtors.
  • Greater Houston Builders Association.
  • Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce.
  • West Houston Association.
  • American Council of Engineering Companies.

A fifth-generation Houstonian, Mr. Burrer has a BME from Texas Christian University and has completed numerous courses in water and wastewater operations, utility management, and other related areas.

About Inframark
Inframark, LLC (www.inframark.com), is a standalone American infrastructure services company focused on operation and maintenance of water and wastewater systems, management of community infrastructure, and back-office services.

With more than 40 years of experience in managing water-related infrastructure, the company employs in excess of 1,500 people serving more than 300 clients in 19 states. Its North American operations manages facilities that can treat over a billion gallons of drinking water and wastewater daily. It also manages more than 7,000 miles of wastewater collection and water distribution networks. Its infrastructure management services group serves 220 clients with financial, administrative and specialized support services.