July 2015 Board Meeting

The July board meeting will be held on Tuesday the 7th at 10:00 a.m. in the Vinita Headquarters Board Room.

As water conditions continue to improve … GRDA lakes ready to welcome visitors over July 4 holiday

Langley – Despite historic rainfalls and elevated lake levels in recent weeks, the Grand River Dam Authority is reporting that conditions on Grand Lake continue to improve, just ahead of the July 4th holiday. “The lake is in good shape and we expect to see a lot of visitors enjoying the water over the holiday weekend,” said GRDA Corporate … More

A “grand” place, near the top of the list

Power for Progress… A weekly column from the Grand River Dam Authority Another year means another ranking near the top. Perhaps you read the news a couple weeks ago about Bassmaster Magazine’s annual list of the 100 best fishing lakes in the United States. If so, then right there near the top you saw Grand Lake. It came in at number 13 this year, which actually equals its highest ranking in the last four years. However, the lake seems to have a perpetual home in the Top 20 since 2012, coming in at 17, 15 and 19 on the last three lists. And, not to be left … More

Floodwater Release Bulletin

At 10:00AM on Thursday, July 2: Grand Lake elevation was 748.26 feet. Daily target elevation for July 2 is 744 feet. At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, one (1) floodgate (east spillway) was open at Pensacola Dam, discharging 204 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water. Six (6) units were online at the Pensacola Dam … More