CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The City of Corpus Christi will conduct a groundbreaking ceremony for the Packery Channel restoration project on Friday afternoon.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency put up $13.5 million for the work. It includes the restoration of the channel's infrastructure and walkways, damaged by Hurricane Harvey in 2017.
It caused an estimated $14 million in damage to the channel.
Today's groundbreaking will be at 1 p.m.