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Portage Lakes: East Reservoir Dam Public Briefings

Posted on 12/5/2016 by Engineering in Portage Lakes

Representatives from ODNR and engineering firm Tetra Tech, Inc. will host two 75-minute identical public briefings to share preliminary plans for improvements to the East Reservoir Dam in Portage Lakes State Park. ODNR is contracted with Tetra Tech to provide an independent assessment of the condition of the dam. Tetra Tech will present findings and recommendations to reduce risk and bring the dam into compliance with Ohio's dam safety requirements. Construction is planned to start spring, 2017. Normal lake operations and levels should not be impacted.

WHAT:  East Reservoir Dam Improvements – Public Briefing
WHO:  ODNR and Tetra Tech, Inc.
WHEN:  Tuesday, December 13 (RSVP via email requested.)

  • 5:00 – 6:15 pm
  • 6:30 – 7:45 pm

WHERE:  ODNR Division of Wildlife District 3 Headquarters, 912 Portage Lakes Drive, Akron, 44319


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