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



Grants Pass Water Consumption Data - 11/17/2017
Yesterday's Water Demand 3.3.502 Million Gallons
October Demand to Date
60.3617 Million Gallons
2017 Max Water Demand - 8/11/17 14.5181 Million Gallons
2017 Annual Demand to Date 1.9381 Billion Gallons
2016 Annual Total 2.0462 Billion Gallons

River Information




River Data



River Data 11/17/2017 at 8:00 AM
River level  2.91' Steady
River flow  3250CFS
Turbidity 5NTU
Temperature  45.2 ┬║F

Current Rogue River Regulation Goals



NOV 16 (THU) - NOV 20 (MON)

2070 CFS 1130 HRS Nov 16
2200 CFS 1330 HRS  Nov 16
2300 CFS 1530 HRS Nov 16

 NOTES:

LOST CREEK:
INCREASE OUTFLOW TO 2300 CFS ON THURSDAY THEN ADJUST OUTFLOW TO MAINTAIN RESERVOIR BETWEEN ELEVATION 1812 TO 1815 FT.  
MINIMUM OUTFLOW IS 1650 CFS.
MAXIMUM OUTFLOW 3000 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.

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.