Water

Water Filtration 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 - 5/24/2016
Yesterday's Water Demand 5.7007 Million Gallons
May Demand to Date 134.1137 Million Gallons
2016 Max Water Demand - 5/22/2016 8.8054 Million Gallons
2016 Annual Demand to Date 0.5260 Billion Gallons
2015 Annual Total 2.0750 Billion Gallons
     
River Information


River Data

River Data 5/24/2016 at 8:00 AM
River level  2.39' Falling
River flow  2,670 CFS 
Turbidity  3 NTU 
Temperature  56.5┬║ F 
 
Current Rogue River Regulation Goals

SCHEDULE FOR:  MAY 19 (THU) - MAY 239 (MON)

LOST CREEK:     


Approximate Release Effective
 2360 CFS  0800 HRS May 19
NOTE:
LOST CREEK: ADJUST OUTFLOW TO MAINTAIN RESERVOIR BETWEEN ELEVATIONS 1871.5 TO 1872.0 FT.   
MAXIMUM RATE OF FLOW INCREASE IS 300 CFS PER HOUR.
MAXIMUM RATE OF DECREASE AT LOST CREEK IS 150 CFS PER 3-HOURS.
MAXIMUM 24-HOUR REDUCTION IS 0.15 X OUTFLOW.
MINIMUM OUTFLOW IS 2200 CFS.

Fisheries goals include maximizing survival rates of Chinook eggs and sac-fry incubating in the gravel as well as emergent fry.

River Cam
Be sure to take a look at the Grants Pass Daily Courier River Cam. The camera provides a view down river from the Grants Pass Filtration Plant 24 hours a day.

Tours
For a tour of the Water Treatment Plant please call , 541-450-6118 . Fill out the Visitor Tour Request Form here.