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The Boardman Valley Preservation Society

Advocates for the scenic Boardman River as well as our hydroelectric dams, and beautiful ponds. Along with you, we endeavor to preserve and restore their economic, historic, and social value.

Our Mission Is To Do Good


Cambridge and North Dumfries Hydro
Cambridge and North Dumfries Hydro Inc. is a municipal electric utility owned by the City of Cambridge and the Township of North Dumfries. As part of your community since 1906, we continue to deliver safe reliable energy to your homes and businesses.

Hydro Makes Small Town Comeback
Renewed interest in hydropower is shifting the state's attitude toward dams, said Rich Smith, deputy commissioner of the Department of Public Service. "Over the last, probably, 15 to 20 years, the state's been focused on removing dams from rivers," he said. "Now there's a realization that these dams could be used to provide power to some communities." "It's obviously clean and when you have a project like Chittenden that's been going on 100 years, there's a very low cost of operation because the cost of construction has long since been recovered," he said.


Please support us with a contribution: The Boardman Valley Preservation Society, P.O. Box 11, Grawn, MI 49637