Follow the progress of the Blue Lake Dam Expansion project on Facebook. There is a lot of information, including some images of the original construction project in 1958.
The crane is easily visible from the trail around Beaver Lake, which will remain open during construction. Stockel says McMillen is also going to offer the first of several public tours of the project on Sunday March 17, departing in buses from Harrigan Centennial Hall.
Listen to Dean Orbison’s presentation to the Sitka Chamber of Commerce on February 13, 2013, when he outlined the scope of the Blue Lake Hydro expansion project.
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View Orbison’s slides while you listen.