Recent Dam Safety News

Date News Item Link Category
07/20/2017 Dam, dike at Fort Jackson lakes up for repairs Dam Modifications/Repairs
07/18/2017 Tekoa Reservoir dam in Montgomery to be dismantled in 2018 Dam Removal
07/16/2017 Syrian Government, Kurdish Forces Agree to Repair Tabaqa Dam Together Dam Modifications/Repairs
07/15/2017 Oroville Dam: Drone video shows progress on spillway repair
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
07/13/2017 Public meetings scheduled regarding Isabella Dam modification project
Dam Modifications/Repairs
Public Hearings
07/13/2017 Dam undamaged by weekend earthquake
Incidents
Earthquakes
07/13/2017 $800,000 berm planned to enhance dam's safety Dam Modifications/Repairs
07/12/2017 Remembering the dead almost nine decades later: St. Francis Dam Disaster
Incidents
Other
07/12/2017 The Oroville Incident – an opportunity for dam safety Incidents
07/12/2017 Oregon Legislature orders 17 high hazard dams to develop emergency plans Emergency Action Plans
07/12/2017 Stewart Pond dam altered without permit, owner fined $9,750
Dam Modifications/Repairs
Other
07/11/2017 San Francisco to draw down Cherry Reservoir for repairs Dam Modifications/Repairs
07/11/2017 California Lawmakers Consider a Memorial for Victims of 1928 St. Francis Dam Disaster Incidents
07/10/2017 Clarksburg Reaping Benefits From 2016 Dam Removal Dam Removal
07/09/2017 Virginia funding $1.15M in grants for dam safety Dam Modifications/Repairs
07/09/2017 Friendship Dam fails, flooding in Adams County
Incidents
Floods
07/08/2017 Here’s where construction efforts on Oroville Dam spillway lie in early July
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
07/08/2017 Chicopee Bemis Pond dam in Szot Park in poor condition, must be removed or repaired
Dam Modifications/Repairs
Dam Removal
07/07/2017 Legislation would require greater safety measures for dams Dam Safety Legislation
07/07/2017 Lake Brazos lowered for $750,000 in dam maintenance work Dam Modifications/Repairs