January Board Meeting

The January board meeting will be held on Wednesday the 10th at 10:00 a.m. in the Vinita Headquarters Board Room.

Wagoner’s Elam joins GRDA Board of Directors

Vinita – Dwayne Elam, city superintendent and public works director in the Grand River Dam Authority municipal customer community of Wagoner, is the newest member of the GRDA Board of Directors. Elam replaces outgoing board member and Cushing City Manager Steve Spears, who retired at the end of 2017. Elam will represent GRDA’s municipal customers as the designee of the Municipal Electric Systems … More

GRDA’s Eagle Pass

Power for Progress... a weekly column from the Grand River Dam Authority. The eagle has landed, or at least it does each winter around the shores of Grand Lake. From mid-December to March, the lake area, specifically the area just below the Grand River Dam Authority’s Pensacola Dam, becomes a haven for both the American Bald Eagle and the Golden Eagle. In fact, GRDA even designated the area “Eagle Pass” and installed signage to help promote the area to the public. To access Eagle Pass, … More

GRDA providing mutual aid to Virgin Islands

Pryor – The Grand River Dam Authority is increasing its participation to help restore power in the United States Virgin Islands (USVI). Earlier this week, 10 GRDA employees, including electric linemen, mechanics and vegetation management personnel, began the staging process in preparation to travel to the USVI to assist with the ongoing effort to repair the damage left behind by two category 5 hurricanes in September. These employees will join two other GRDA linemen, who have been helping with the effort in the region since the first week of December. GRDA crews are assisting in the … More