Tamarack Lake Update

Posted on August 30, 2017

Updates on the Tamarack Lake Dam Reconstruction Project will be available here whenever there is news to report from the PA Fish and Boat Commission.


Update as of August 30, 2017 on Tamarack Lake is that the PA Fish and Boat Commission received the permits for construction from the DEP Division of Dam Safety on June 2nd, 2017.  The project is now moving through the final stages of the DGS pre-construction process to clear, accept proposals and award the project for construction.  The Request for Proposal documents was advertised and listed on PA eMarketplace and a pre-proposal conference was held on July 6, 2017 with an August 15, 2017 deadline for receiving proposals.  Estimated time line includes start of construction to begin in October 2017 with a completion date expected to be in 2019.



The following update was provided on February 23, 2017.

Brooks and Roae Announce Project at Tamarack Lake to Proceed

HARRISBURG—Senator Michele Brooks and Representative Brad Roae are pleased to announce that the Tamarack Lake Project is back on track and will commence later this fall.

“It has been a long road, but multiple state departments, as well as a federal agency, have come together to move this project forward,” said Sen. Brooks.  “The West Mead Township Supervisors, Township Secretary Jill Dunlap and Friends of Tamarack Lake were a tremendous help and I would like to thank them for their vigilance.”


Close window