September Board Meeting

The September board meeting will be held on Thursday the 21st at 10:00 a.m. in the Vinita Headquarters Board Room.

GRDA linemen will help restore power in Florida

Pryor -- With Hurricane Irma expected to cause major damage across the state of Florida over the weekend, electric crews from all across the country stand ready to provide restoration assistance in the days and weeks ahead. The Grand River Dam Authority is among the utilities that will send aid. On Saturday morning (September 9) a contingent of 30 GRDA linemen and support personnel are headed to … More

More about mutual aid, hurricane response

Power for Progress... a weekly column from the Grand River Dam Authority. In recent weeks, Grand River Dam Authority crews provided emergency assistance in both Texas and Florida, after hurricanes hit both states. As we mentioned a couple of weeks ago in this space, GRDA has provided this same kind of assistance in years past. Our linemen helped restore power in Florida last October, after Hurricane Matthew and in 2005, a GRDA team helped get the lights back on in Vinton, Louisiana, after … More

GRDA, Mayes County FDs continue Texas response efforts

A Mayes County contingent of rescue workers, including officers from the Grand River Dam Authority Police Department, along with firemen from Locust Grove, Pryor and Adair and personnel with Mayes County Emergency Management, were continuing their water evacuation efforts in the Houston area on Thursday. According to reports from GRDA Police, they have made at least 30 rescues in the Memorial City area, including animals (a bird, a rabbit, 6 dogs and 4 cats), since they first began their work on Tuesday. Their area of rescue operations has … More