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Plans and preparations for storm safety

Plans and preparations for storm safety

Grand River Dam Authority
December 2, 2019

In late November, several members of the Grand River Dam Authority team gathered to make preparations and plan for something we never want to see happen: a natural disaster. Whether it is an ice storm, a tornado, wildfire or some other weather event that could ...

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Kitchen safety tips for the holiday season

Kitchen safety tips for the holiday season

Grand River Dam Authority
November 19, 2019

Ready or not, the 2019 Holiday Season is upon us. With less than two weeks until Thanksgiving’s arrival, many folks are already planning for the big feast. Of course, that will likely mean extra time in the kitchen, as many are working to prepare the turk...

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Coming together to help the community

Coming together to help the community

Grand River Dam Authority
November 12, 2019

Thursday, November 7, was an important day at the Grand River Dam Authority. It was the day the “best of the best” was chosen, all while raising money for good causes.  In conjunction with the November board meeting, it was the day GRDA’s...

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Boating and floating safety tips for the fall season

Boating and floating safety tips for the fall season

Grand River Dam Authority
November 5, 2019

It is typical practice to share boating safety and lifejacket tips in the spring and summer months, during the midst of the busy boating and floating season on Grand River Dam Authority lakes and the Illinois River. However, ask around and you may find that man...

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Revisiting Robert S. Kerr Dam

Revisiting Robert S. Kerr Dam

Grand River Dam Authority
October 21, 2019

Five years ago, in mid-October of 2014, the Grand River Dam Authority celebrated a milestone at its Robert S. Kerr Dam hydroelectric facility. On October 17, 2014, the dam turned 50 years old and GRDA marked its half a century of service to Oklahoma with a spec...

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Generating Public Power

Generating Public Power

Grand River Dam Authority
October 14, 2019

Although the Grand River Dam Authority’s generation facilities are located primarily in Northeast Oklahoma, the positive impact of the abundant, reliable electric power produced at these facilities has a positive impact that ripples all across the state.&...

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10/8 Grand River Dam Authority Floodwater Release Bulletin

10/8 Grand River Dam Authority Floodwater Release Bulletin

Grand River Dam Authority
October 8, 2019

At 10 AM on Tuesday, October 8: Grand Lake elevation was 745.45 feet. Daily target elevation for October 8 is 742 feet. At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, two (2) main spillway gates were open at Pensacola Dam, discharging​ 12,478 c...

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Electric safety for the changing seasons

Electric safety for the changing seasons

Grand River Dam Authority
October 8, 2019

Electric safety for the changing seasons Both the calendar and the temperatures seem to finally be in agreement that the fall season has arrived. Because of that, many of us are in a transition period of sorts, as we may be storing away some of our summer tools...

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The benefits of public power

The benefits of public power

Grand River Dam Authority
September 23, 2019

When municipalities from all across the state of Oklahoma came together last week for a conference in Tulsa, the Grand River Dam Authority was there to join them. The event was actually the Oklahoma Municipal League (OML) Annual Conference, a gathering of Oklah...

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GRDA Metering Department

GRDA Metering Department

Grand River Dam Authority
September 17, 2019

Like all other large electric utilities, the Grand River Dam Authority is sending a large amount of electricity across its high-voltage lines round-the-clock. That electricity flows from the source of production – a GRDA generation facility – to cus...

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Serving GRDA and serving Oklahoma

Serving GRDA and serving Oklahoma

Grand River Dam Authority
September 4, 2019

The Grand River Dam Authority Board of Directors met for the very first time in May of 1935. J. Howard Langley, an attorney from Pryor, served as chairman at that historic first meeting. Comprised of members appointed by the Oklahoma Governor, Oklahoma Attorney...

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