Costs and Financing – Correction to DPSG White Paper #2

A group of concerned citizens within the Wixom Lake Association, the Dam Project Study Group (DPSG), has posted information on the WLA’s website which contains certain inaccurate and potentially misleading information.  Boyce Hydro Power LLC has brought this to their … Continue reading

PMF Spillway Alteration Construction

Below is a graphic which illustrates the approved PMF spillway alteration. Please view the portion of the PowerPoint that illustrates the whole sequence of construction: 3-Dimensional Views Download the free PPS viewer: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=13. … Continue reading

Myth: Similarities with Sanford in 2010

Contrary to uninformed opinion and popular belief, the situation at Sanford Lake in late summer 2010 was an emergency.  This is a well-established fact.  By definition, emergencies are not planned, not anticipated, and not funded.  (See 2010-09-16 Sanford draw down … Continue reading

Myth: The PMF Spillway Alteration is a “Repair”

Contrary to the belief and description of many individuals and members of the media, the FERC-mandated PMF spillway alterations are not a repair.  The Edenville Dam is quite safe and in no danger of failing.  In fact, the owners of … Continue reading