Enloe Dam

Enloe Dam

Current Project Status

On May 9, 2016, the Board of Commissioners of Public Utility District No. 1 of Okanogan County passed Resolution No. 1620 authorizing the commissioning of Enloe Dam.

Public Utility District No. 1 of Okanogan County awarded a design-build contract to Max J. Kuney Company on April 12, 2018 and entered into a contract, in a not to exceed amount of $1,794,346, for Phase 1 of the Enloe Hydroelectric Project (Project). Phase 1 ends on October 31, 2018 and at that time the project will be taken to approximately 30% design, environmental permitting will be underway, and a Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) will be developed.

On August 6, 2018, the District awarded a contract to McMillen Jacobs Associates to serve as their Owner's Advisor to support key decisions related to engineering, permitting and construction related matters.

In addition, in recent months the District has held several Enloe Dam Project related meetings with FERC and other interested parties to support key permitting, environmental, construction and project operation considerations.
On August 20, 2018 the Board authorized the General Manager to execute Change Order No. 1 for an amount of $202,733. This Change Order moves tasks from Phase 2 to Phase 1 that includes a dewatering proposal for the Dam and improved road access.

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As the project advances, there will be additional agency, stakeholder and public meetings related to the project. For additional information on the current happenings, including documents filed with FERC, you may search the FERC online library FERC online library and entering "P-12569" in the Docket Number search box.