November 2015 Board Meeting

The November board meeting will be held on Thursday the 12th 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 106 feet across a cove, which measures 110 feet across from 745 feet mean sea level to 745 feet mean sea level on the nearest opposite shoreline. Applicant: Richard Collins Location: Sawmill Hollow Lake Address: 450521 E. 353 Rd., Afton, OK 74331 Legal Description: Township 23N, Range 22E, Section 5 Project: Private Dock If you would like to request … More

Celebrating safety and reliability

Power for Progress… A weekly column from the Grand River Dam Authority As the country pauses to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday in late November, it is also an appropriate time for the Grand River Dam Authority to pause and celebrate a milestone at its Grand River Energy Center (GREC). On Wednesday, November 18, employees at the GREC had a special luncheon to recognize 180-plus days without a loss time accident at the facility while also noting the successful progress on a scheduled fall maintenance outage on GRDA 2 (one of two coal fired generating units at GREC). Together, both accomplishments relate to two issues very important to the overall GRDA mission: safety and reliability. Safety is the top priority at all GRDA facilities and, when it is practiced in all phases of operations, reliability is achieved. At the … More

GRDA, Pensacola Dam honored with Barbara Conner Award from SGLCC

As 2015 begins to wind down, the Grand River Dam Authority is looking back on a year filled with activity, celebration and now, recognition for its historic Pensacola Dam. Last week, GRDA and the dam were recognized with the “Barbara Conner Achievement Award” by the South Grand Lake Chamber of Commerce (SGLCC), during the chamber’s annual banquet. According to Chamber Director Rusty … More