Contractor hired to refurbish Enloe Dam

The Enloe Dam powerhouse sits downriver from the dam.

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The Enloe Dam powerhouse sits downriver from the dam.

OKANOGAN – A “milestone move” was made Tuesday, May 23, as Okanogan County Public Utility District commissioners agreed to hire a design-build contractor to refurbish Enloe Dam.

The dam on the Similkameen River has not generated electricity since 1959, when the PUD decommissioned it in favor of lower-cost purchased power from the Bonneville Power Administration...

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