Recent Dam Safety News

Date News Item Link Category
11/12/2017 County's dam repair saga takes another turn Dam Modifications/Repairs
11/09/2017 The Oroville Dam spillway was wrecked months ago. Here's where the repairs stand as rain season looms
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
11/09/2017 Hydro licensing bill passes House; Dam safety amendment omitted Dam Safety Legislation
11/09/2017 PCMC starts fixing of leakages at Taloja dam Dam Modifications/Repairs
11/09/2017 Small quake felt in Thermopolis
Incidents
Earthquakes
11/08/2017 Vernon Lake drawdown reaches dam assessment level; repair schedule unknown Dam Modifications/Repairs
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