Category: The Dam

Boyce Hydro update on Sanford Dam – Saturday, October 16th, 2010

To Sanford Lake Association Board of Directors from Lee Mueller: On Thursday, October 7th two wet spots in the embankment returned where they had previously been observed last August. At the same time, the water levels in two of the three monitoring wells began to rise above acceptable levels. As a consequence it became necessary …

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Boyce Hydro update on Sanford Dam – Tuesday, October 4th, 2010

To Sanford Lake Association Board of Directors from Lee Mueller: Last week FERC accepted Boyce Hydro’s updated dam stability analysis that was prepared by Steve Doret, P.E. and submitted to FERC for review. Boyce Hydro now has authorization to raise the Sanford Lake level to a maximum of 629.8 (USGS) which is one foot below …

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MDN’s Sanford Dam Project Update – Sept. 23, 2010

Tony Lascari from the Midland Daily News attended the Sanford Lake Association Board of Directors meeting last night at the request of Boyce Hydro who came to update the Board on the Dam and FEMA mapping. You may read his article here: