Lake Tapps News

Good News on Lake Tapps Water Quality

Good news to share about the water quality in the Lake Tapps Reservoir!  The recent observations of water discoloration and odors were investigated and found to be caused by golden  >>

Free Lake Tapps Incident Locators

East Pierce Fire & Rescue recognized the need for identifying properties from the water to help callers involved in, or witnessing, an incident on Lake Tapps to give 911 dispatchers  >>

Lake Tapps Spring Refill Update

Cascade will begin the spring refill of the Lake Tapps Reservoir on Tuesday, February 16.  Cascade draws the reservoir level down during the winter for dike stability and maintenance activities.  >>

2021 Lake Tapps Winter Water Levels and Spring Refill

The December water level at the Lake Tapps Reservoir is approximately 539′.  Starting in early January, Cascade will slowly bring the reservoir level down to approximately 535′ by January 30.   >>


Lake Tapps Drawdown Begins Nov 1

As announced on September 18, Cascade will begin the fall drawdown on November 1 and will bring the reservoir level down to approximately 539 feet for the fall and winter.   >>