August 2015 Board Meeting

The August board meeting will be held on Wednesday the 5th at 10:00 a.m. at the GRDA Ecosystems and Education Center in Langley, Oklahoma.

Know the facts, take the necessary precautions… GRDA sharing information to help prevent CO exposure

Langley – A July 4 fatality on Grand Lake – being investigated as a possible carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning - is prompting the Grand River Dam Authority to share more information about CO, the “station wagon” effect and the possible dangers it can … More

Happy birthday, Grand Lake and Pensacola Dam!

Power for Progress… A weekly column from the Grand River Dam Authority The 75th “birthday party” for Pensacola Dam and Grand Lake is fast approaching (Friday - Saturday, August 7 and 8) and in case you have not heard, there will be plenty going on. On Friday, August 8, beginning at 7PM, the Grand River Dam Authority will kick things off with a celebration at the Ecosystems and Education Center in Langley. There will be birthday cupcakes, frozen yogurt, a short program to recognize those who helped make the dam a reality and some historical displays. The public is invited to this come-and-go event and you can even take a tour of the historic dam that … More

Floodwater Release Bulletin

At 12:00PM on Monday, July 20: Grand Lake elevation was 745.95 feet. Daily target elevation for July 20 is 744 feet. At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, three (3) east spillway floodgates were open at Pensacola Dam, discharging 5,340 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water. Six (6) units were online at the Pensacola Dam powerhouse, releasing  13,870 cfs of water through … More