May 1964

GRDA completes the Markham Ferry Project on Lake Hudson. Not only does this add to hydroelectricity production of Pensacola Dam, but it also furthers flood control for Grand River. With the completion of these two dams, only one site, near Fort Gibson, OK, remains as a viable location for the Grand River’s third and final dam. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers gets authorization to build this final facility,