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Yurok Tribe - 2003 Project

Project Overview
Tribe/Awardee: Yurok Tribe
Location: Klamath, CA
Project Title: Tribal Utility Feasibility Study
Type of Application: First Steps (Planning)
DOE Grant Number: DE-FG36-03GO13117
Project Amounts:
DOE: $99,120
Awardee: $38,257
Total: $137,377
Project Status: Complete  More
Project Period
of Performance:
Start: September 2003
End: June 2007

Project Description

The Yurok Tribe, with about 3500 people in northern California today, settled along the lower Klamath River on the Pacific Coast. The tribe will conduct a utility services study including the evaluation of utility service needs and existing infrastructure to determine the demand and need for power utility and the financial implications of creating the organization. Secondly, the tribe will evaluate the potential forms of organization and third, develop the steps to create the organization.

Project Status

This project is complete. For details, see the final report (PDF 7.5 MB) and the project status reports from November 2003 (PDF 3.4 MB), October 2004 (PDF 2.7 MB), October 2006 (PDF 10.2 MB) and November 2007 (PDF 1.5 MB). The 2006 and 2007 presentations also provide a status update on the Yurok Tribe's 2005 project. Download Adobe Reader.

Project Contact

Amanda Mager
Planning and Community Development
Yurok Tribe
190 Klamath Boulevard
Klamath, CA 95548
Phone: 707-482-1366, ext. 359