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Lake Chehaw controlled drawdown

You may notice less water in Lake Chehaw over the next few weeks. (Source: WALB) You may notice less water in Lake Chehaw over the next few weeks. (Source: WALB)
There will be a controlled drawdown from September 26th through October 5th. (Source: WALB) There will be a controlled drawdown from September 26th through October 5th. (Source: WALB)
DOUGHERTY CO., GA (WALB) -

You may notice less water in Lake Chehaw over the next few weeks.

There will be a controlled drawdown from September 26th through October 5th.

The level will be lowered about 5 feet to give residents a chance to do maintenance or build new structures on the water.

Plans for any work on the shoreline must be approved by Georgia Power.

The lake refill will begin on November 1st.

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