Water

Water Treatment Plant

Water Division


The City of Grants Pass Water Division treats and distributes over 2 billion gallons of water annually to over 10,477 customers through a complex system of reservoirs, pump stations and 177 miles of piping.

The water system includes the:
  • Water filtration plant
  • Reservoirs
  • Booster pumping stations
  • Distribution piping
  • Support service systems
The water utility is an enterprise fund, with all costs associated with the system borne by water ratepayers throughout the city and UGB.

Water Production Data



Grants Pass Water Consumption Data - 8/29/2016
Yesterday's Water Demand 9.5749 Million Gallons
August Demand to Date 282.0800 Million Gallons
2016 Max Water Demand - 8/20/2016 13.5523 Million Gallons
2016 Annual Demand to Date 1.4318 Billion Gallons
2015 Annual Total 2.0750 Billion Gallons

River Information




River Data



River Data 8/29/2016 at 3:00 PM
River level  2.03' Steady
River flow  2240 CFS 
Turbidity  2 NTU 
Temperature  62.9┬║F 

Current Rogue River Regulation Goals


AUG 25 (THU) - AUG 29 (MON)
LOST CREEK:
Approximate Release Effective
2200 CFS 0700 HRS August 25
NOTE:
ROGUE SCHEDULE
LOST CREEK: MAINTAIN OUTFLOW OF 2200 CFS

MAXIMUM RATE OF DECREASE AT LOST CREEK IS 150 CFS PER 3-HOURS. MAXIMUM 24-HOUR REDUCTION IS 0.15 X OUTFLOW.

Fisheries goals include minimizing the dewatering of juvenile salmonids, increasing and enhancing rearing areas, minimizing the pre-spawning mortality of adult fall chinook, and increasing survival rates of juvenile salmonids in summer.