Recent Dam Safety News

Date News Item Link Category
11/01/2017 Lake Isabella dam rebuild breaking ground soon Dam Modifications/Repairs
11/01/2017 DEQ testing weekly for arsenic in Paw Paw lake after dam breach Incidents
10/30/2017 Meeting to discuss Briggs Mill Dam after breach
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
Public Hearings
10/30/2017 General plan touches on dam failures
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
10/30/2017 Demolition of Estabrook Park dam on Milwaukee River could begin in December with federal funds Dam Modifications/Repairs
10/29/2017 Ubonrat Dam to reduce water flow after embankment collapse Incidents
10/28/2017 Oroville Dam, months after near disaster, ready for another winter
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
10/27/2017 South Florida Worries About Possible Dike Failure Incidents
10/26/2017 Dams being removed at Hamant Brook in Sturbridge Dam Removal
10/26/2017 Belleville Locks and Dam partially closed after crane accident
Incidents
Misoperations
10/24/2017 Contractors submit bids to demolish Estabrook Dam Dam Removal
10/24/2017 Woodlake residents sue dam owner
Incidents
Legal
10/23/2017 Oroville Dam spillway repair costs jump to $500M Dam Modifications/Repairs
10/23/2017 And the river flows into our hearts Dam Removal
10/23/2017 As dams burst, Trump seeks to gut key safety regime Incidents
10/23/2017 Oroville Dam: Report calls for DWR to transfer dam ownership
Incidents
Other
10/21/2017 Bolivar Dam project completed under budget, ahead of schedule Dam Modifications/Repairs
10/19/2017 Peterborough’s Bell Mill Dam project in flux
Dam Modifications/Repairs
Public Hearings
10/19/2017 Nearly $500M in repair work continues on two TVA dams Dam Modifications/Repairs
10/19/2017 Governor Scott tours Herbert Hoover Dike at Lake Okeechobee Other