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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 114 feet across a cove,...

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 81 feet across a cove, which...

GRDA honored with Outstanding Stewards of America’s Waters Award

The Grand River Dam Authority’s Guard the Grand Watershed Conservation Program, established in 2021 to help improve the Grand River Watershed’s water quality through science, education, and outreach, is the 2022 recipient of the National Hydropower Association (NHA)...

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 an application for a dock which if approved shall extend 94 feet across a cove.     ...

GRDA offering training on stormwater construction inspections

The Grand River Dam Authority is offering a free training for contractors, municipal staff and anyone who has responsibility for inspecting and/or installing erosion and sediment control on construction sites. The training will be held on October 25, 2022, at the GRDA...

GRDA, Skiatook crews head to Florida to help restore power

As Hurricane Ian slowly approaches the state of Florida, powerline maintenance crews from the Grand River Dam Authority and the City of Skiatook are also headed that way. With the hurricane expected to make landfall on Wednesday, these crews, representing Oklahoma’s...

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 an application for a dock which if approved shall extend 132 feet across a cove.        ...

Tulsa’s Sublett is new GRDA Board Chair

Charles Sublett (Tulsa) will lead the Grand River Dam Authority Board of Directors as chairman over the next 12 months. Sublett began his tenure at the board’s September 7 meeting in Langley and succeeds outgoing Chairman Dwayne Elam (Wagoner). Michael Westbrock...

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An aerial view of the brand-new Pensacola Dam – Oklahoma's first hydroelectric facility – taken sometime late in the summer of 1940. Below the dam, you can still see evidence of much of the dirt work done during construction. #TBT #ThrowbackThursday #PublicPower #GRDA #hydropower https://t.co/jQCVmE8t83 grda_ok photo

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Jan. 21 is Squirrel Appreciation Day! Despite run-ins squirrels tend to have with electrical equipment, we love our cute, furry friends! We do hope they will heed our advice and build their nests away from electrical equipment, though! #PublicPower #GRDA #squirrelappreciation https://t.co/Neme899ol8 grda_ok photo