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 188 miles of piping.

The water system includes the:
  • Water Treatment 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

Current water consumption data by day, month, and year.
Grants Pass Water Consumption Data
01/19/2018
Yesterday's Water Demand
3.7140 Million Gallons
January Demand to Date
59.8420 Million Gallons
2018 Max Water Demand - 01/16/18
3.7140 Million Gallons
2018 Annual Demand to Date
0.0598 Billion Gallons
2017 Annual Total
2.0868 Billion Gallons
River Information

River Data

Current level, flow, turbidity, and temperature of the Rogue River
Data
01/20/2018 at 3:00 P.M.
River Level
2.57' Falling
River Flow
2750 CFS
Turbidity
9 NTU
Temperature 42.8 Degrees Fahrenheit

Current Rogue River Regulation Goals

JAN 16 (TUE) - JAN 18 (THU)

Current Rogue River Regulation Goals

1400 CFS - 0600 HRS - JAN 16

NOTES:

LOST CREEK:
MAINTAIN OUTFLOW OF 1400 CFS.
MAXIMUM RATE OF INCREASE 300 CFS/HR.
MAXIMUM RATE OF DECREASE 150 CFS/HR PER 3 HOURS.
MAXIMUM 24 HOUR REDUCTION IS 0.15  X OUTFLOW.
MAXIMUM OUTFLOW 3000 CFS.
MINIMUM OUTFLOW IS 1200 CFS.

TRAVEL TIME FROM LOST CREEK DAM TO GRANTS PASS IS APPROXIMATELY 10 HRS.

FISHERIES GOALS:

INCREASING AND ENHANCING REARING AREAS.
 MINIMIZING THE PROPORTION OF FALL CHINOOK THAT SPAWN ABOVE GOLD RAY SITE.
MINIMIZING DE-WATERING OF SPRING CHINOOK REDDS.
MINIMIZING EARLY EMERGENCE OF SPRING CHINOOK FRY IN SPRING 2018.