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
07/16/2018
Yesterday's Water Demand
9.7921 Million Gallons
July Demand to Date
157.4069 Million Gallons
2018 Max Water Demand - 07/13/18
12.4665 Million Gallons
2018 Annual Demand to Date
1.0374 Billion Gallons
2017 Annual Total
2.0868 Billion Gallons
River Information

River Data

Current level, flow, turbidity, and temperature of the Rogue River
Data
07/16/18 8:00 A.M.
River Level
1.79'  Steady
River Flow
1580 CFS
Turbidity
3  NTU
Temperature 60.3  ┬░F

Current Rogue River Regulation Goals

LOST CREEK: JUL 11 (WED) - JUL 12 (THU)
1600 CFS
0600 HRSJUL 11

NOTES:

MAINTAIN OUTFLOWS AT 1600 CFS..

MINIMUM OUTFLOW 1600 CFS

MAXIMUM RATE OF INCREASE 300 CFS/HR ;

MAXIMUM OUTFLOW 3000 CFS

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

FISHERIES GOALS:

MAXIMIZING SURVIVAL RATES OF FRY IN THE SYSTEM BY MINIMIZING RAMP RATES OF FLOW INCREASES WITH VARIABLE INFLOWS AS PROJECTS GET HIGHER IN THE POOL.

MITIGATING WARM TEMPERATURES IN THE SYSTEM THROUGH AUGMENTATION WITH LOST CREEK FLOWS.