Recent Dam Safety News

Date News Item Link Category
11/08/2017 Public invited to ask questions about Klamath River dam removal at Eureka open house
Dam Removal
Public Hearings
11/07/2017 Erin seeks information on dam risks Dam Removal
11/06/2017 Feds Provide $1 Million For East Coast Dam Projects Dam Removal
11/06/2017 'No lessons learned' from Samarco dam burst Incidents
11/06/2017 Public meeting on the Wappapello Lake water control plan Public Hearings
11/05/2017 Klamath dam removal group hosting public meetings
Dam Removal
Public Hearings
11/05/2017 Broken chain of a sluice gate replaced in Mukkombu dam Dam Modifications/Repairs
11/03/2017 Officials Order Safety Review of Entire Oroville Dam
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
11/01/2017 DEQ testing weekly for arsenic in Paw Paw lake after dam breach Incidents
11/01/2017 Lake Isabella dam rebuild breaking ground soon Dam Modifications/Repairs
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 Belleville Locks and Dam partially closed after crane accident
Incidents
Misoperations
10/26/2017 Dams being removed at Hamant Brook in Sturbridge Dam Removal
10/24/2017 Woodlake residents sue dam owner
Incidents
Legal
10/24/2017 Contractors submit bids to demolish Estabrook Dam Dam Removal