McKinley Lake Dam Decommissioning Project Presentation
The City of Missoula’s Public Works & Mobility Department and Missoula Parks & Recreation, along with public and private partners, are hosting an informational public meeting on Wednesday, March 15, starting at 6 p.m. in City Council Chambers. Project leads will present proposed plans for decommissioning the City-owned dam on McKinley Lake in the Rattlesnake Wilderness and National Recreation Area.
Topics to be discussed include the following:
- brief history of the wilderness lakes and dams,
- project goals,
- why McKinley Lake was chosen as the pilot project,
- what work will be done and how it will be completed,
- next steps, and
- a project timeline.
Details for attending the presentation—either in person, online, or over the phone—are provided on the project’s Engage Missoula page at https://www.engagemissoula.com/rattlesnake-wilderness-dams.