Yearly Archives: 2016

Lake Tapps Winter Levels Update – Short Drawdown Scheduled

Lake Tapps level is expected to stay at approximately 541′ to 542′ through mid to late January, when Cascade anticipates completing installation of a new valve at the Powerhouse. Around Feb. 1, Cascade plans to  >>

Lake Tapps Level Lowered For Expected Storms

In anticipation of a potential upcoming storm event this weekend, Cascade determined that it is advisable to lower the Lake Tapps Reservoir level beginning Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, from its  >>

EPA Honors Cascade Water Alliance for “Excellence in Strategic Collaboration”

Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency honored 20 businesses, municipalities, utilities, and organizations for their commitment to protecting the environment through promoting water efficiency.  Cascade was awarded the “Excellence in Strategic  >>

Algae Advisory Lifted for Lake Tapps!

Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department has lifted the Toxic Algae Caution Advisory for Lake Tapps and states that Advisory signs will be removed from Allan Yorke Park and Lake Tapps North  >>

Lake Tapps 2016 Drawdown and 2017 Fill Schedule Announced

Beginning today, Lake Tapps Reservoir will be allowed to float down through the fall, with an anticipated lake level drop of approximately one foot by Thanksgiving. Homeowners should watch lake levels  >>