Gibraltar Dam

Operate and maintain Gibraltar Dam and Reservoir in accordance with all dam safety standards and to maximize the City’s water supply.

PROGRAM ACTIVITIES

Regulate water flow from Gibraltar Dam; observe and record reservoir levels, water flow, evaporation rate, temperature and rainfall.


Operate and maintain reservoir equipment including recorders, rainfall gauges, weirs, pumps, motors, boats, generators, flood gates, access roads, and drains; inspect, clean, and perform minor repair activities; and open flood gates.


Maintain reservoir and dam site security.


Monitor available water storage capacity of the reservoir.


Collect water and silt samples; perform routine tests on samples; analyze data from testing procedures.


Work with a variety of agencies on operations and activities and resolve issues on reservoir activities.


Successfully pass the Division of Safety of Dams Annual Inspection.

PROJECT OBJECTIVES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2023

Assist Engineering with completion of bathymetric survey to continue tracking the diminishing capacity of the reservoir.


Replace reservoir that supplies water to the dam caretaker's residence.


Replace one generator at the dam caretaker facilities.

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Authorized Positions

FINANCIAL INFORMATION

MEASURABLE OBJECTIVES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2023

OTHER PROGRAM MEASURES