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 - 9/29/2016
Yesterday's Water Demand 7.0119 Million Gallons
September Demand to Date 237.6908 Million Gallons
2016 Max Water Demand - 8/20/2016 13.5523 Million Gallons
2016 Annual Demand to Date 1.6950 Billion Gallons
2015 Annual Total 2.0750 Billion Gallons

River Information




River Data



River Data 9/29/2016 at 8:00 AM
River level  1.10' Steady
River flow  1240 CFS 
Turbidity  2 NTU 
Temperature  57.2┬║F 

Current Rogue River Regulation Goals


SEP 22 (THU) - SEP 29 (THU)
LOST CREEK:
Approximate Release Effective
1150 CFS 0700 HRS September 22
NOTE:
ROGUE SCHEDULE
LOST CREEK: MAINTAIN OUTFLOW OF 1150 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 increasing and enhancing rearing areas, minimizing the proportion of fall chinook that spawn above gold ray site, minimizing de-watering of spring chinook redds, and minimizing early emergence of spring chinook fry in spring 2017.