April Board Meeting

The April board meeting will be held on Wednesday the 11th at 10:00 a.m. in the Vinita Headquarters Board Room.

Notice To The Public

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC Please take notice that The Grand River Dam Authority has received an application for a private dock requiring directional bearing. Such directional bearing relates to a dock application for a private dock which if approved shall extend 134 feet across a cove, which measures 154 feet across from 745 feet mean sea level to 745 feet mean sea level on the nearest opposite … More

The Public Power Team

Power for Progress... a weekly column from the Grand River Dam Authority. They came from all over the state this week to meet in Tulsa Oklahoma, for the Municipal Electric Systems of Oklahoma (MESO) Public Power Conference. As the name suggests this is the annual gathering of Oklahoma’s public power team. Representatives from the state’s cities and towns that own their own electric utility system were there to discuss current industry issues, attend training sessions and meet with their industry peers. Of course, the Grand River Dam Authority was well-represented at the conference. As … More

GRDA recognizes life-saving efforts of rescuers

Vinita – Heroic, life-saving efforts of GRDA Police Officers and local firemen – on display during a swift-water rescue last spring – were recognized by the Grand River Dam Authority this week. During the April 11 meeting of the GRDA Board of Directors in Vinita, Oaks Firemen Edwin Loco and Hans Hertzler, along with GRDA Officers Jeremy Cantrell, Lynn Hershberger, Lissa Kennedy and Tim Thompson, were all presented with the GRDA Police Life Saving Award for heroic actions on April 29, 2017. On that date, they were all involved in a swift-water rescue effort along the … More