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 - 6/29/2016
Yesterday's Water Demand 7.2707 Million Gallons
June Demand to Date 254.2783 Million Gallons
2016 Max Water Demand - 6/27/2016 11.3126 Million Gallons
2016 Annual Demand to Date 0.8400 Billion Gallons
2015 Annual Total 2.0750 Billion Gallons

River Information




River Data



River Data 6/29/2016 at 3:00 PM
River level  1.95' Steady
River flow  2140 CFS 
Turbidity  3 NTU 
Temperature  64.7┬║ F 

Current Rogue River Regulation Goals


JUNE 22 (WED) - JUNE 27 (MON)
LOST CREEK:
Approximate Release Effective
2600 CFS 1400 HRS June 22
2500 CFS 2200 HRS June 22
2400 CFS 0100 HRS June 23
NOTE:
ROGUE SCHEDULE
LOST CREEK: DECREASE OUTFLOW TO 2400 CFS STARTING WEDNESDAY EVENING PER COORDINATION WITH THE STATE

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, and minimizing the pre-spawn mortality of adult spring chinook.